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Materiales institucionales y promocionales
Mayo 2022
África austral

From 24 to 26 November 2020, the three organisations comprising the Life After Coal campaign, Earthlife Africa (Johannesburg), the Centre for Environmental Rights and groundWork, met virtually to develop a shared Open Agenda on the Just Transition.

Informes e investigaciones
Noviembre 2021
África austral

Report from the online discussion held on the Land Portal between 28 June and 9 July 2021.

The online discussion explored the different pespectives around customary law and institutions in Southern Africa and the roles they play in governing land.

Publicación revisada por pares
Marzo 2021
Canadá
Chile
España
Reino Unido
Grecia
México
Panamá
Filipinas
Estados Unidos de América
Sudáfrica
África austral

Nature-based solutions (NbS) include all the landscape’s ecological components that have a function in the natural or urban ecosystem. Memorial Parking Trees (MPTs) are a new variant of a nature-based solution composed of a bioswale and a street tree allocated in the road, occupying a space that is sub-utilised by parked cars.

Artículos de revistas y libros
Marzo 2021
Brasil
China
Indonesia
India
México
Sudáfrica
África austral

Today, the Coalition for Urban Transitions releases a new report ‘Seizing the Urban Opportunity’, which provides insights from six emerging economies on how national governments can recover from COVID-19, tackle the climate crisis and secure shared prosperity through cities.

Publicación revisada por pares
Febrero 2021
Canadá
Colombia
República Checa
España
Francia
Reino Unido
Italia
Estados Unidos de América
Sudáfrica
África austral
Europa

Today, the design and remodeling of urban environments is being sought in order to achieve green, healthy, and sustainable cities. The effect of air pollution in cities due to vehicle combustion gases is an important part of the problem.

Publicación revisada por pares
Febrero 2021
Estados Unidos de América
Sudáfrica
África austral

In the context of current agrarian reform efforts in South Africa, this paper analyses the livelihood trajectories of ‘emergent’ farmers in Eastern Cape Province. We apply a rural livelihoods framework to 60 emergent cattle farmers to understand the different capitals they have drawn upon in transitioning to their current class positions and associated vulnerability.

Land Use Policy
Publicación revisada por pares
Febrero 2021
África austral
Sudáfrica

Contemporary discourses on customary land tenure in Africa, and South Africa in particular, have emphasized the socially embedded and flexible nature of customary land rights, recognising these as inherently more ‘pro-poor’ than individual titling.

Manual y guías
Enero 2021
África oriental
África austral
État des aires protégées et de conservation d’Afrique orientale et australe est le premier rapport regroupant des informations sur les aires protégées et de conservation dans l’ensemble de la région d’Afrique de l’Est et du Sud.
Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
Sudáfrica
África austral

The sandy croplands in the Free State have been identified as one of the main dust sources in South Africa. The aim of this study was to investigate the occurrence and strength of physical soil crusts on cropland soils in the Free State, to identify the rainfall required to form a stable crust, and to test their impact on dust emissions.

The State of Land Information in South Africa
Informes e investigaciones
Noviembre 2020
África austral

What is the state of land information in South Africa? Is there really a lack of land data to support decisions and to improve land governance? This was the point of departure that a team of specialists grappled with to uncover the many different sources of land data and information available in South Africa.

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