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SA’s Land Governing Structures Conduits for Illicit Self-enrichment? 

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      15th March 2010 f there is any lesson to be learned from South Africa's land reform experience, since the dawn of democracy in 1994, it is the fact that the... 

Policy debate to hot up in next few years

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     12th March 2010 In whose lifetime will the nationalisation of mines happen? The fact that you are an avid reader of this column suggests that Father Time will... 

State should seize iron-ore initiative and move debate into developmental realm

By: Terence Creamer     12th March 2010 Without question, there is very little sympathy out there for ArcelorMittal South Africa in its fight to hold on to a favourable 25-year iron-ore... 

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Africa’s Ivory trade Dilemma for 2010

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      11th March 2010 The 15th Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (Cites) is set to be held in Doha, Qatar from the 13th to... 

Zuma simply needs to play by the rules

By: Idasa, an African Democracy Institute      10th March 2010 We should not have to be dragooned into setting high standards in public life. We should willingly seek maximum openness about what our public... 

Monopoly on Electricity Supply Contributes to Deforestation

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      9th March 2010 A report published in November 2009 by the Tanzania Traditional Energy Development and Environmental Organization (TaTeDO) revealed that over 1600... 

Africa Must Lead on the Development of the Crime of Aggression

8th March 2010 The first ten-year Review Conference of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will take place from 31 May - 11 June 2010 in Kampala, Uganda. Most... 

Big business wants ‘Vision 2040’ to be new rallying cry 

By: Terence Creamer     5th March 2010 Big business in South Africa has initiated a campaign, loosely dubbed ‘Vision 2040’, which sets out as its overall goal the transformation of the... 

Why the fuss about economic growth?

By: Seeraj Mohamed     5th March 2010 Statistics South Africa reported on February 23 that real gross domestid product (GDP) “at market prices increased by 3,2% quarter-on-quarter,... 

Conflict Prevention: a Policy Dilemma

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      4th March 2010 The intensification of globalisation following the end of the Cold War has brought with it strong pressure to remake the economies and politics of... 

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