Recent Submissions

  • Leasehold as a Vehicle for Economic Development 

    Werner, Wolfgang; Bayer, Charl-Thom (2017-03)
    Secure tenure and registered land rights are widely believed to be necessary for access to credit, well functioning land markets and economic development. As a result Namibia introduced long term leasehold rights over ...
  • The new Flexible Land Tenure Act: an update. 

    Christensen, Åse (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015-10)
    The Flexible Land Tenure (FLT) system was developed by the Ministry of Lands and Resettlement and the discussions started in the period of 1992-1998. It was conceived as an alternative for the land tenure catering for low ...
  • The Flexible Land Tenure System in the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals 

    Christensen, Åse (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2017-04)
    The purpose of this study is to investigate whether the Flexible Land Tenure System (FLTS) in Namibia is in line with the Fit-For-Purpose (FFP) land administration approach which is developed in order to implement the ...
  • Land Delivery to the Urban Poor. Case study of Lux Development Project Nam/343: Realities, opportunities, possibilities, synergies 

    Lewis, Joe (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2016-07)
    The project took place in Katima Mulilo and Rundu during 2007-11. The project consisted of 66 township extensions, and resulted in 18,500 plots developed in a period of 5 years. The project was funded by LUX Development, ...
  • The proposed new Urban and Regional Planning Bill: an appraisal. 

    Genis, Pieter (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015-10)
    The Bill aimed at overriding old ordinances that dated back to the 1950s and 60s. The main objective of the Bill is that of decentralisation, and has three main points: the establishment of "authorized planning authorities" ...
  • Participatory land delivery processes in Gobabis: the case of Freedom Square. 

    Harris, Braam (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2016-08)
    The project in question refers to the case of 'Freedom Square' in Gobabis, which is a cooperation between the Municipality of Gobabis and the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN), the Namibia Housing Action Group ...
  • The Case for Adequate Housing for Teachers in Windhoek 

    Guillermo, Delgado; Lühl, Phillip (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2016-07)
    The initiative to investigate the housing situation of teachers in Namibia was triggered by teacher Gertrude Mujoro, who discussed the matter with her fellow colleagues who brought the matter to the attention of the ...
  • Applying a Problem Based Learning Approach to Land Management Education:The case of Aalborg University, Denmark 

    Enemark, Stig (2016)
    This paper is work in progress and draws from previous research. The paper supports the lecture on Problem Based Learning given at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) on 3 March 2016.
  • Sustainable Land Governance in Support of the Global Agenda 

    Enemark, Stig (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2016)
    This paper is work in progress and draws from previous research. The paper supports the public lecture on Sustainable Land Governance in Support of the Global Agenda given at Namibia University of Science and Technology ...
  • Land Reform in Namibia: A Bibliography 

    Werner, Wolfgang (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2016)
    ILMI is delighted to publish this bibliography in its Working Paper Series. It sees this as a small contribution to encourage and facilitate research on land reform in Namibia. Perhaps more ambitiously, this bibliography ...
  • The proposed new urban and regional planning bill. 

    Genis, Peter (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
    ILMI Brown bag meeting, Thursday 15th October 2015, 12h30-14h00.
  • The new flexible land tenure act: An update [ILMI Document No. 2/2015]. 

    Christensen, A. (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
    ILMI Brown bag meeting on Thursday 29th October 2015, 12h30-14h00.
  • Land, livelihoods and housing: Research Programme 2014-2018. 

    Bayer, Charl-Thom H.; Christensen, Ace; Delgado, Guillermo; Hayford, Samuel A. K.; Katjiua, Mutjinde; Werner, Wolfgang; Lühl, Phillip (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
    This document provides the focus for an integrated approach to research in the land, livelihoods and housing sectors in Namibia. Its thematic approach seeks to facilitate multi-disciplinary research projects that will ...
  • 25 years of land reform (ILMI Working paper No. 1). 

    Werner, Wolfgang (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
    This Working Paper, the first in the series to be published by ILMI, will briefly review progress in both land reform sectors and raise a few issues that continue to pose challenges to the programme.