Economic and financial aspects of leasing state forest land

The Government of South Africa has a major holding of forest land, with a total estate covering 892,000 ha of forest and associated land.

Lessons Learned from the Northern Cape Land Reform Project

This article brings together key lessons from the Northern Cape Land Reform Project in which FARM-Africa works with the South African Government to support six poor Northern Cape communities that have

Southern Africa Regional Assessment for the FAO Voluntary Guidelines on Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land and other Natural Resources

FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), GTZ (Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit) and other development partners are working together with countries to prepare Voluntary

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on rural households and land issues in Southern and Eastern Africa

This background paper intends to highlight key issues surrounding the impact of HIV/AIDS on land, particularly at the rural household level in Southern and Eastern Africa.

Mapping Land Use Systems at global and regional scales for Land Degradation Assessment Analysis

The objective of the Land Degradation Assessment in Drylands (LADA) project was to develop tools and methods to assess and quantify the nature, extent, severity and impacts of land degradation on dryl

HIV/AIDS Mortality and the Role of Woodland Resources in the Maintenance of Household Food Security in a Rural District of South Africa

This study examined food security among HIV/AIDS-impacted households (compared to non-HIV/AIDS-impacted households) in rural South Africa, with a particular focus on the role of savanna woodland resou

Report of the FAO/OXFAM GB workshop on women's land rights in Southern and Eastern Africa

This document reports on a workshop held in South Africa in June 2003 to address continuing insecurity of women's land rights.

Land theme paper (sustainable livelihoods)

This paper examines the challenges of institutional, organisational and policy reform around land in Southern Africa.

The Makuleke Land Claim: power relations and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

The article investigates the power relations that emerged around a CBNRM programme and a land claim by the Makuleke community of the Northern Transvaal Province of South Africa.

Making negotiated land reform work : initial experience from Brazil, Colombia, and South Africa

The author describes a new type of negotiated land reform that relies on voluntary land transfers negotiated between buyers and sellers, with the government's role restricted to establishin


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