Jossam Potel is elected by Annual General Meeting (AGM) members as the new Executive Secretary of Eastern African Land Administration Network (EALAN) for the coming three years 2019-2021. Jossam Potel is a lecturer and head of the Department of Land Administration and Management at INES-Ruhengeri. AGM2019 and conferences are taking place in Zanzibar at Ngalawa Hotel from Monday 22nd to Friday 26th July 2019. The theme for this year is “Quest for Smart Solutions for Responsible Land Management and Land Administration in Eastern Africa” and the abstracts for papers are downloadable here.
During the same AGM Prof Tatien MASHARABU was also elected by Annual General Meeting (AGM) members as the new chair of EALAN for the coming year 2019-2020. Prof Tatien MASHARABU is Director of Research at University of Burundi.
INES-Ruhengeri is the permanent secretary of EALAN from the AGM of 2014. The Meeting agreed on the next institution to host the Annual General Meeting which is the Technical university of Kenya.