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Card image 13 March 2019 GroundUp

New Sea Point skyscraper to include affordable housing

Planning tribunal approves new apartment block

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Card image 15 March 2019 GroundUp

Ten eviction attempts but land occupiers rebuild in Tembisa

“I was in shock. I didn’t expect them to be so brutal”

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15 March 2019 Politicsweb

NCape ANC releases list of 30 farms for EWC – SAAI

Northern Cape expropriation list a desperate election tactic

Expropriation read more
15 March 2019 Bloomberg

Anglo Hands Land to South Africans Amid Expropriation Push

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Card image 14 March 2019 IISD

ECOSOC Publishes New Strategic Orientation of UN-Habitat for 2020-2025

Tracking the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda

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Card image 15 March 2019 GroundUp

Life in Woodstock Hospital

An abandoned state-owned property has become home to over 700 people

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Card image 16 March 2019 Moneyweb

US diplomat urges transparent land reform in SA

John Sullivan in 'listening mode' as he tries to understand the complexities of the issue.

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Card image 15 March 2019 Fin24

AgriSA meets with top US official to talk trade, land expropriation

AgriSA says it plans to discuss a list of farms published by a top ANC official in the Northern Cape during its meeting with Deputy Secretary of State of the United States, John J Sullivan.

Expropriation, Land policy read more
Card image 10 March 2019 Daily Maverick

Vulnerable rural people at further risk as parliamentary committee adopts controversial Traditional Courts Bill

It is bitterly disappointing that the version of the Traditional Courts Bill recently adopted by the parliamentary portfolio committee takes us all the way back to a point where rural people are again deprived of the ability to choose.

Land related laws, Traditional leadership read more
Card image 07 March 2019 GroundUp

South Africa: Cato Crest Residents Block Roads After Shack Demolitions

Shack dwellers in Cato Crest, Durban brought the township to a standstill on Thursday morning by blocking roads with rubble. They were protesting the demolition of their shacks by eThekwini Municipality's anti-land invasion officials over the weekend.

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