Oumar Sylla
Biography

Oumar Sylla is leader of the Land and Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) Unit within the Urban Land, Legislation and Governance (ULLG) branch of UN-Habitat. Prior to joining the Land and GLTN Unit, Oumar served as a senior advisor in UN-Habitat’s Regional Office for Africa. Before that, he was chief technical advisor for the UN-Habitat country programmes in Central Africa.

Articles

The Power of the Social Tenure Domain Model

High-end technology-driven solutions often create serious implementation constraints in land administration. Furthermore, despite the developments and advances in geo-ICT, there is still a gap in the development of tools that model people-to-land relationships independently from the legality of thos... (read more)