Southern Africa

2013 Ibrahim Index of African Governance

Established in 2007, the Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) is the most comprehensive collection of quantitative data on governance in Africa.

Gender and equity implications of land-related investments - Case of study - Zambia (FAO 2013)

In recent years, Zambia has witnessed increased interest from private investors in acquiring land for agriculture.

Propietarios o trabajadores sin tierras

Durante 2012, se hizo más evidente que nunca que los países en vías de desarrollo afrontarían una de las decisiones más críticas que se les ha presentado.

Propriétaires fonciers ou paysans sans terre

Au cours de l’année 2012, il est apparu clairement que les pays en voie de développement devaient faire un choix fondamental.

Landowners or Laborers

During 2012, a key choice facing developing countries revealed itself ever more starkly.

Africa's Land Reform Policies Can Boost Agricultural Productivity, Create Food Security and Eradicate Poverty

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2013—Africa is home to nearly half of the world’s usable uncultivated land, some 202 million hectares that can be brought under th

Urban LandMark debates improved access to urban land and property rights with DFID London

Urban LandMark visited DFID London from 12 to 13 November 2012 to present the organisation' s recent work on and approach to improving access to urban land and property rights.The main objective of

Land Governance Assessment Framework: South Africa Report

The World Bank recently undertook an in-depth review of land governance and land policy in South Africa, with Land Portal partners Urban LandMark managing the process and implementing a Land Govern

Update on progress with Tenure Security Facility Southern Africa 2012 programme funded by the Cities Alliance

The Cities Alliance-funded Tenure Security Facility Southern Africa 2012 programme aims to provide specialist tenure technical assistance and advisory services to slum upgrading initiatives in the


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