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Reports & Research
June 2011
Madagascar
Mozambique
Botswana

This reviews the literature on decentralised land governance in Southern Africa, highlighting key issues and challenges of ‘land governance from below’.

January 2011
Botswana
South Africa
Zimbabwe
Southern Africa

The project focuses on access and control of water/land, and the associated management and governance mechanisms. L4 seeks to provide the people and governments of the Limpopo Basin with:

1. A package of ways to better understand and organise access rights to water for multiple uses from farm level to the basin and regional level,

January 2011
Angola
Mozambique
Zambia
Lesotho
Zimbabwe
Namibia
Botswana
Eswatini
South Africa
Malawi
Sub-Saharan Africa

Current estimates of climate change state that the world’s average temperature is due to increase by at least 2oC to 2.4oC over the next 50?100 years.

Training Resources & Tools
January 2011
Zimbabwe
Zambia
South Africa
Namibia
Mozambique
Lesotho
Botswana

This case study draws on a regional study of urban land markets in southern Africa. The research was undertaken by Resetselemang Leduka of the National University of Lesotho, and commissioned by Urban LandMark and UN-HABITAT. 

January 2011
Mozambique
Botswana
South Africa
Lesotho
Zimbabwe
Namibia
Sub-Saharan Africa

The cities in southern Africa reflect the rapid urbanisation characteristic of sub-Saharan Africa in general. Angola, Botswana and South Africa have the highest levels of urbanisation with about 60% of their population living in cities in 2010 and this percentage is expected to rise to about 80% by 2050.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2010
Botswana

This paper describes a manual-style Decision Support System that integrates land degradation indicators with adaptive management options and is designed for land managers to easily collect data and monitor progress towards environmental sustainability goals.

Reports & Research
December 2010
Eritrea
Peru
Bangladesh
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Botswana
Brazil
Burkina Faso
China
Colombia
Ecuador
Egypt
Ethiopia
Ghana
Honduras
India
Iran
Kenya
Laos
Mali
Mozambique
Nepal
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
South Africa
Sudan
Thailand
Togo
Uganda
Vietnam
Zimbabwe
Western Africa
Southern Asia
South-Eastern Asia
Middle Africa
Central Asia
Eastern Africa
Central America
South America
Western Asia
Northern Africa
Southern Africa

The CPWF was designed to be different. Developed in response to a call for change in a previous round of Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) system

reform, the CPWF was intended to foster cross-CGIAR cooperation and find ways to bring in new partners. Over time the CPWF has successfully broadened the CGIAR’s sources of

Journal Articles & Books
December 2010
Angola
Burkina Faso
United States of America
Zambia
Mali
Germany
Namibia
Eswatini
Ghana
Guinea
Malawi
Niger
Cameroon
Mozambique
South Africa
Lesotho
Uganda
Tanzania
Botswana
Senegal
Papua New Guinea
Africa

Given the recent trend of granting vast areas of African land to foreign investors, the urgency of placing real ownership in the hands of the people living and making their livelihood upon lands held according to custom cannot be overstated. This study provides guidance on how best to recognize and protect the land rights of the rural poor.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2010
Sudan
Nigeria
Mauritania
Israel
Sweden
Zimbabwe
Australia
United Kingdom
Ghana
Congo
Malawi
Ethiopia
Kenya
Italy
Tanzania
Botswana
Netherlands
Senegal
Chad
Cameroon
Africa

This issue offers seventeen articles distributed among the following aspects of the climate change theme: two articles on Climate Change Impact; three articles on Climate Change Mitigation; nine articles on Climate Change Adaptation; and three articles that straddle all aspects of the climate change topic.

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