World Bank Land and Poverty Conference 2015

Event | In-person

1818 H Street NW, Washington DC 20433

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Every year, the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty brings together representatives from governments, the development community, civil society, academia, and the private sector to discuss issues of concern to communities, land practitioners and policymakers worldwide. The growing importance of this event highlights the increasing recognition that resource governance is central to alleviating poverty, promoting economic development, improving food security, limiting conflicts, and increasing stability.

To keep up with the advancing global dialogue on land and resource rights, follow news and events from the 2015 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty on this page.