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by National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIHSS) in 2018
  BACKGROUND The National Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences (NIHSS) invites applications for post-doctoral fellowships in land and agrarian issues in honour of the late Professor Sam Moyo. The land and agrarian questions remain unresolved across much of the African continent.  Prof Sam...
by Ruth Hall, Ben Cousins in 2018
It is our submission that land reform in post-apartheid South Africa to date has suffered from several key weaknesses. These include the lack of a coherent vision on what its main purposes are, who should be the main beneficiaries of policies, and how they should be supported by state programmes....
by Weekend Argus in 2018
The ANC government has the power to expropriate land but it has chosen not to, says Professor Ruth Hall, a researcher at UWC and the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies. Hall was speaking at Stellenbosch University’s Business School's Leaders Angle conference, held at the Portside...
by eNCA in 2018
The governing African National Congress (ANC) hosted a land summit workshop on 19 - 20 May 2018 to discuss the issue of expropriation of land without compensation. Professor Ruth Hall of PLAAS at UWC, spoke to eNCA's Dan Moyane about discussions during the two-day workshop.
by Radio 702 in 2018
Many parts of the Traditional Courts Bill are outdated and problematic, says social justice activist and public policy expert Sindiso Mnisi Weeks. Weeks says legislation needs to be updated to be more consistent with the constitutional era and to recognise traditional forums as they exist today.

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