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With the pandemic striking higher in Uganda, poor families continue to be forced off their land by their government and investors despite several directives halting evictions during the COVID period.Africa Land News read more
The District Six Working Committee, the organisation which spearheaded a court case against the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform to compel it to ensure claimants return to the area, is mulling further litigation.Restitution read more
And what the private sector should do.Rural development read more
Women sleep outside in the cold to stop what they consider mineral theft by a mining company, with state collusionLand rights and mining read more
And a fund for the compensation of farmers or their heirs.Africa Land News read more
The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development confirmed it will meet this week’s court update for progress on the redevelopment of District Six, following renewed complaints by claimant groups over slow progress in the area’s redevelopment.Restitution read more
The Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill is unlikely to pass through the National Assembly as the ANC does not have enough seats to attain the required two-thirds majority.Expropriation read more
Recent indaba focuses on creating a more inclusive rural economyRural development read more
The land was returned to the Umgungundlovu community, which is now embroiled in a fight with the Umgungundlovu Communal Property Association and has accused the association of lining their pockets with money that should have been given to the claimants. The association denies this.Restitution read more
Climate scientists have been warning us for years there will be repercussions from global warming and climate change. Now, the new Quality of Life Survey illustrates the real and immediate effects of how people are being affected.Urban land read more
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