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Matériels institutionnels et promotionnels
mai 2022
Afrique australe

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.

Rapports et recherches
novembre 2021
Afrique australe

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.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
mars 2021
Canada
Chili
Espagne
Royaume-Uni
Grèce
Mexique
Panama
Philippines
États-Unis d'Amérique
Afrique du Sud
Afrique australe

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.

Articles et Livres
mars 2021
Brésil
Chine
Indonésie
Inde
Mexique
Afrique du Sud
Afrique australe

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.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2021
Canada
Colombie
République tchèque
Espagne
France
Royaume-Uni
Italie
États-Unis d'Amérique
Afrique du Sud
Afrique australe
Europe

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.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2021
États-Unis d'Amérique
Afrique du Sud
Afrique australe

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
Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2021
Afrique australe
Afrique du Sud

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.

Manuels et directives
janvier 2021
Afrique orientale
Afrique australe
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.
Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2020
Afrique du Sud
Afrique australe

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
Rapports et recherches
novembre 2020
Afrique australe

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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