FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

13th International LANDNET Workshop

Hybrid (Skopje, North Macedonia, and virtual), 25/05/2022 - 27/05/2022

The 13th LANDNET workshop will take place in a hybrid format (physically and virtually) from 25 to 27 May in Skopje, North Macedonia. The workshop is organized in partnership with the University Ss. Cyril Methodius, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy, and the Delegation of the European Union.

Since 2002, FAO REU has organized 20 annual regional workshops on land tenure topics including land consolidation, land banking, state land management, land abandonment, and land market development. Since 2010 the technical network is known as LANDNET.

The objectives of this year’s LANDNET workshop are:

  • Revitalize the regional technical network,
  • Provide an overview of good practices on land banking in Europe,
  • Present and discuss lessons learned from the introduction of land consolidation in North Macedonia,
  • Discuss policy options to address land abandonment.