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17 October 2018
#LandExpropriation threatening food security
Food security for the country’s ever-growing population is under threat as farmers have a collective debt of R160 billion.
It is not just the government that has failed. Mining companies have usurped land belonging to rural communities without due regard for their property rights. @LandRightsNow @KnowledgebaseL @PresidencyZA
It is not enough to simply open up data. “Publish and they will come” does not work. Data needs to be used and serve a specific purpose. @naticarfi #OpenGovWeek #LandModule
@opendatacharter @databarometer @opengovpart https://landportal.org/library/resources/open-guide-land-governance-version-20-following-public-comments
"[BR]OTHER is a visual record of the #xenophobic violence that has swept through South Africa over the past decade. In documenting these events, the book aims to raise #awareness of the dangers that lie in #discrimination and indifference" https://www.brotherbook.co.za/