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Evaluating land & agrarian reform

by Michael Aliber in 2015

(Draft chapter for ‘Land Divided Land Restored. Land Reform in South Africa for the 21st  Century’ edited by Ben Cousins and Cherryl Walker, Jacana Media, 2015) 

 
If there is one thing regarding land reform in South Africa about which there is near-...
by Daily Maverick in 2018

Prof Ben Cousins, 29 August

A major question thrown up in current debates on land is how to secure the land rights of people living in areas where systems of both land tenure and authority are informed by customary law. Similarly, people living in informal settlements,...

by Daily Maverick in 2018

 Andries Du Toit, 27 August 

One of the most interesting questions about the “land debate”, as it is commonly referred to in the South African media – the debate about the merits of amending the Constitution in order to provide for expropriation of agricultural land...

by Ben Cousins in 2018

Smallholder farming has been neglected over the past 23 years of South Africa’s attempt to redistribute land taken away...

by Dominic Adriaanse, Cape Times in 2018

The land issue in the country was placed under the spotlight at a seminar held at the University of the Western Cape, with senior researchers from the institution saying the constitution was not the obstacle to land reform - rather, it was a lack of political will to drive a process of...

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