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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 without compensation (EWC) – is...
by News24 in 2018
24 August, 12:23 PM "I think that the agricultural industry does not fully appreciate the significance of the scale issue." These were the sobering words of Professor Ben Cousins, the University of the Western Cape's Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies chairperson. Speaking to News24 at the...
by Ben M. McKay, Ruth Hall, Juan Liu in 2018
The economic and political rise of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) and Middle-Income Countries (MICs) have important implications for global agrarian transformation.These emerging economies are undergoing profound changes as key sites of the production, circulation, and...
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 Dullah Omar Institute, UWC in 2018
  The Zimbabwe Elections of July 2018     “A missed opportunity or the defining moment of the second republic”  The fall of Robert Mugabe in November 2017 was celebrated within and outside Zimbabwe. It provided hope for ordinary citizens that Zimbabwe could be once again a shining beacon of...

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