Land Reform Only way to Solve South Africa's Inequality Problem
Monday, 13th May 2019
Having emerged as a free society in 1994, South Africa adopted a new Constitution that sought to redress the legacy of apartheid by enshrining a Bill of Rights for all South Africans. Twenty-five years on and one of those rights, the right to property, has recently set off new controversy.
What makes civil society land networks effective and durable?
Cara Scott and Emmanuel Sulle
Tuesday, 18th December 2018
Networks provide an increasingly popular organizational structure for collective action on land rights in Africa and elsewhere around the world, but sustaining networks’ impact, engagement, and resourcing can be challenging.
During the last day of the Global Land Forum (GLF), on September 27 2018, a question about a line in the declaration sparked a long debate that lasted almost one hour, in a session that was meant to conclude in just a few minutes.
Participatory mapping to protect Warungbanten village
IMAM HANAFI, Jaringan Kerja Pemetaan Partisipatif (JKPP) - Indonesia Community Mapping Networks
Thursday, 13th September 2018
From the Namati Blog series 2/6
Warungbanten, a farming community south of Mount Halimun, Indonesia is not at peace. Mining activity in the area has been bringing nothing but bad news, yet however, we are supporting communities to develop tools to protect their land.