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  1. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    July, 2017
    Global

    Various multilateral organisations, for instance the World Bank, the Food and Agricultural Organisation have been at the forefront of the different programmes designed to enhance tenure security of landholders as the basis for long-term agricultural development. This has been the case especially in parts of the world where customary systems of tenure are predominant. Wily argues that ‘so little of sub-Saharan Africa is subject to formal entitlements as legally recognised private properties’.

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    July, 2017
    South Africa

    This review critically examines the evolution of laws, policies and practices across colonial, apartheid and contemporary eras to identify the associated processes and patterns of uneven development and their contribution to the structural poverty and systemic inequality and the ways in which these are manifested in space and place. The primary focus is on the effectiveness of policies and laws shaping land tenure and governance in the democratic era and the extent to which they have been able to engage with these spatially differentiated legacies in order to promote spatial justice.

  3. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    August, 2009
    Global, South Africa

    The review examines evolving ideas and approaches to rural development internationally from the 1950's to 2000s. It examines how the history of rural development in South Africa is embedded in the larger narrative of colonial land dispossession and the implementation of apartheid policies of separate development. It examines the various policy iniatives post 1994 relating to land reform, agriculture and rural development.

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    May, 2010
    South Africa

    A presentation covering a range of land reform and small holder development and rural development initiatives in South Africa

  5. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    May, 2010
    South Africa

    Strategy Paper 1: Reflecting on practice – Lessons from international and South
    African experiences of rural development.
    Strategy Paper 2: The rural development context in the Northern Cape
    Strategy Paper 3: Critical success factors for rural development in the Northern Cape.
    Strategy Paper 4: Draft Northern Cape Rural Development Strategy – Activities and
    Outcomes
    Strategy Paper 5: Draft Northern Cape Rural Development Strategy - Institutional
    Options

  6. Library Resource
    Videos
    January, 2016
    South Africa

    Dr Mulaudzi is a lecturer in the Department of Historical Studies at the University of Cape Town. In this presentation made as part of a 4.5 day course on the political economy of land, mining and rural democracy in South Africa he critically examines different perspectives on the 1913 and 1936 Land Acts.

  7. Library Resource
    Videos
    January, 2016
    South Africa

    This input by Dr Aninka Claassens Director of the Land and Accoutability Centre at the University of Cape Town was presented as part of a five day short couse on the political economy of land mining and rural democracy. It provides a detailed history of processes and events which continue to shape South Africa's rural hinterland in the contemprary era.

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