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by Legend Core Land Support Team in 2016
This is the fourth issue of LEGEND’s Land Policy Bulletin. It focuses on the 17th Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty that took place from 14 to 18 March 2016 in Washington DC. Over 1,400 government officials, practitioners, academics and civil society representatives gathered at World...
by Water Research Commission in 2016
The latest publication of Water Wheel entitled "SA's aquatic systems worth their salt" includes an article by Barbara Tapela of PLAAS about her research that has the ultimate aim is to ensure that indigenous knowledge is incorporated into natural resource management planning and policy,...
by Ray Mahlaka, Moneyweb in 2016
There is little movement on government’s ambition to clamp down foreign land ownership through the controversial Regulation of Land Holdings Bill. The department’s spokesperson Linda Page says the Bill is currently with the office of the Chief State Law Advisors for “a pre-certification opinion”....
by DAFF in 2016
The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (the Department), wishes to inform the public about the status of the fishing rights allocation process (FRAP 2015/16). In terms of the FRAP 2015/2016 process, the Department distributed 16 744 application forms for 10 fishing sectors where...
by David Neves, Plaas in 2016
In this Cape Argus op-ed, David Neves looks at the fact that in agricultural employment, the growth in agriculture has not resulted in an increase in employment in that sector. This might be contrary to what is expected, but it is shown in the steady decline in agricultural employment over the past...

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