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Two Rhodes University alumni have been recognised by the World Bank for their innovation in the agricultural sector.Food security
The agricultural project "AGROLIVE" is investing 100 million Kwanzas (Akz) in mechanization and promotion of maize and bean crops in the municipality of Lépi, Longonjo (Huambo).Africa Land News
‘There’s nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come,’ said Victor Hugo. This quote helps us understand the growing calls from all spheres of society worldwide for the introduction of a universal basic income (also known as a basic income grant).Food security
A group of occupants at 414 Arcadia House in Main Road, Observatory, have celebrated victory after the Western Cape High Court interdicted the City from evicting them.Urban land
The government’s policies have always been biased towards large-scale commercial agriculture, at the expense of small-scale producers and rural communities, says the writer:Food security
Group claimed they were woken up by soldiers and Ekurhuleni municipal officials who entered rooms and claimed they had court order to relocate themUrban land
eCommerce options for liquor outlets including taverns are under discussion by the SA liquor industry as it seeks to prevent overcrowding when the ban on booze is lifted from next Monday.Farm workers
Housing policy has tended to stand apart from economic objectives and disciplines, sometimes by design and sometimes by default. As a result, it has o...Urban land
It is becoming clear the Solidarity Fund's food parcel distribution programme is no longer sustainable, with a feeding strategy rethink needed as growing queues of hungry people become increasingly at risk to Covid-19 exposure.Food security
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