Oliver Petzold

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Mapping Land Titles From the Sky, image 

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Mapping Land Titles From the Sky

December 22, 2016

Media Coverage

Stanford Social Innovation Review highlights The Asia Foundation’s work using drone technology to improve land titling in the Philippines and quotes the Foundation’s Program Director, Economic Reform and Development Entrepreneurship Jaime Faustino: Jaime Faustino proudly describes the scene: people huddled around a picnic table in Cordova, a small… Read more

Drone surveying in Philippines 

Using Drone Technology to Improve Land Titling in the Philippines

June 29, 2016

Blog

Last week, the Philippines’ incoming Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez announced the new administration’s 10-point economic agenda. One of the top items was improving security of land tenure to encourage greater investment and address bottlenecks in land management and titling agencies – longtime challenges that have held the country back from mor… Read more

Delegation 

Asia’s Environmental Leaders Explore Water Resource Management along the Columbia River

October 15, 2010

Blog

For a group of environmental professionals who recently visited the U.S. from seven different countries in Asia, management of water resources was a unifying concern. The delegation embarked on a nine-day study tour, organized by The Asia Foundation’s Asian American Exchange (AAX) and flew to Washington State to explore water resource issues along… Read more