Making labour tenant’s legislation work for the underprivileged in South Africa

Monday, 6th November 2017

A new AFRA study finds answers to issues that weakens the1996 labour reform framework from effectively protecting labour tenant’s land rights. 

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New Partnership for Africa's Development Positions Available!

Deadline: 
Monday, October 23, 2017

Two positions are available at the New Partnership for Africa's Development to support the implementation of their land programme under the GIZ “Strengthening Capacities for Land Governance in Africa (SLGA)” programme.  Note Candidates must be citizens of a member state of the AU.

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Community association succeeds in securing land thirty years after dispossession_Photo credi Nkuzi

Community association succeeds in securing land thirty years after dispossession

Between 1941 and 1965 communities in the Capricorn District Municipality, Limpopo Province, were dispossessed of their lands. Members of the community were issued ‘trek passes’ when they refused to become labour tenants on the land they occupied. These passes were old apartheid style documents...

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Community association succeeds in securing land thirty years after dispossession
Case Studies

Community association succeeds in securing land thirty years after dispossession

Author: 
Motlanalo Lebepe, Matsimela Takalo (NKUZI) and Amira Kheir (ILC Secretariat)
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Vacancy Announcement: Land Matrix Initiative Communication Coordinator

Deadline: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Looking to defend transparency in land deals?

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2017 SAG-SEED Awards - Call for applications

Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development is an annual awards scheme designed to find the most promising, innovative and locally led start-up eco-inclusive enterprises in countries with developing and...

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2013- South Africa

Some of the thematic areas which were discussed included Women's Land Rights and Gender Justice (most notably the Kilimanjaro Case), NES Resolutions, the role of ILC in the African Union, the International Year of Family Farming 2014 and finally, commercial pressures on land.  

Lawyers for Human Rights
Member since: 
2015
Focal point: 
Nathaniah Jacobs

Call for participation in GWP-ILC-IWMI workshop

Deadline: 
Monday, April 20, 2015
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Workshop: Responding to the Global Food Security Challenge through Coordinated Land and Water Governance

Pretoria, South Africa
Monday, 15th June 2015 to Tuesday, 16th June 2015
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