Project News


29th March 2019

Land Resilience Team Presents at 2019 Conference on Land and Poverty in Washington

On Thursday March 29th, the project team delivered two paper presentations within the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty session on Improving Resilience via Better Land Data. The first paper was presented by Prof. Abbas Rajabifard on the topic

21st March 2019

Presentation at World Bank Global Practice Forum

On Thursday March 21st Professor Abbas Rajabifard attended and presented at the World Bank Global Practice Forum in Washington on the topic of Land Resilience. The presentation focused on the recently completed project ‘Improving the Resilience and Resilience Impact of

March 2019

Attendance at World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty

In March, the project team will travel to Washington to attend and present their work at the annual conference on land and poverty. The team have had several papers accepted covering different aspects of the work on land resilience and

March 2019

Release of Executive Summary Publication

To complement the overarching Flagship Report which presents the key outcomes of this project an executive summary document will also be released. The document will summarize the key outputs of the work and will be available for download from the

March 2019

Upcoming Land Resilience Masterclass

On Friday 29 th March the project team will be conducting a Masterclass event during the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty in Washington. The Masterclass is titled Driving National Land Resilience: Framework for Assessing and Planning and is

March 2019

Driving National Land Resilience

Global land and geospatial systems are important national resources. They contribute to stability and economic growth by providing security and surety around people’s greatest asset. The inclusion and integration of existing land and geospatial information into disaster risk management activities

7th August 2018

Land Resilience Project presents at UN-GGIM Academic Network Forum

The United Nations – Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) Academic Network Forum was held on 1 – 3 August as part of the Eighth Session of the Committee of Experts on GGIM at UN Headquarters, New York. The theme of

September 2018

Upcoming Country Case Study Missions in Indonesia and India

The research team has two upcoming case study missions to Indonesia and India. On September 3–6 the team will be in Jakarta working with land and geospatial experts and disaster management and resilience specialists to learn all about their approaches

24-26 September

Land Resilience Project to Host Dedicated Stream in Upcoming Smart Sustainable Futures Symposium in Melbourne

In September 24-26, the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructures and Land Administration (CSDILA) and Centre for Disaster Management and Public safety (CDMPS) will host an International Symposium on Smart Sustainable Futures in Melbourne, sponsored by the World