Recent Submissions

  • Assessment of Housing Needs in Namibia 

    Asino, Kristofina; Christensen, Åse (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018-05)
    The current paper derives from work conducted in the context of the Revision of the Mass Housing Development Programme (MHDP) that the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development (MURD) commissioned to the Integrated Land ...
  • The ABC Model 

    Christensen, Åse (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018-05)
    How does one build up an analysis? And how does one create the link between the individual partial-analyses in a problem-oriented project work? These are the two main issues that this booklet gives an overview of. This ...
  • Leasehold as a Vehicle for Economic Development 

    Werner, Wolfgang; Bayer, Charl-Thom (Legal Assistance Centre, 2016-11)
  • Leasehold as a Vehicle for Economic Development 

    Werner, Wolfgang; Bayer, Charl-Thom H. (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 ...
  • 25 years of land reform 

    Wolfgang, Werner (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
    The Land, Livelihoods and Housing Programme aims at deepening and expanding the focus on these three key issues in Namibia. This thematic approach seeks to reflect the wide-ranging skills exiting at the FNRSS, and was ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Land, livelihoods and housing: Research Programme 2014-2018. 

    Bayer, Charl-Thom H.; Christensen, Åse; 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.
  • Potential, realised, future distribution and environmental suitability for pterocarpus angolensis DC in southern Africa. 

    De Cauwer, Vera; Muys, Bart; Revermann, Rasmus; Trabucco, Antonio (ScienceDirect, 2014)
    The deciduous tree species Pterocarpus angolensis occurs in the dry woodlands of southern Africa and grows under a broad range of environmental conditions. It is threatened by overharvesting due to its valuable timber ...
  • The cost of land registration: A case study of cost efficiency in Namibia. 

    De Vries, Walter; Lewis, Joe; Georgiadou, Y. (Taylor & Francis, 2003)
    In the light of the global discussion on reducing public and private expenditure on cadastral processes and services, this article reviews the transaction costs of land registration, based on data gathered in Namibia. ...
  • Are urban land tenure regulations in Namibia the solution or the problem? 

    De Vries, Walter; Lewis, Joe (Taylor & Francis, 2009)
    Land tenure in Namibia is regulated by a variety of Acts, some of which date back to as far as 1937, and some of which are yet to be approved by Cabinet. This variety of Acts makes it difficult to evaluate the performance ...
  • Manual for working with MODIS images in SeaDAS 6.2. 

    De Cauwer, Vera (2013)
    This manual was written for the students of the School of Natural Resources and Tourism, Polytechnic of Namibia during the pilot project “Assessing potential to produce final Ocean Colour maps of Namibia’s marine environment”, ...
  • The future Okavango project: SP05 - Impacts of altered land use practises on the plant related ESF&S. TFO fieldwork report 2010 - 2012 for task 6 of SP05: Timber provision of Burkea Woodlands 

    De Cauwer, Vera (2013)
    This short field work report gives an overview of the forest inventory work done during the first two years of The Future Okavango (TFO) project, a project implemented till 2015 and funded by the German Ministry of Education ...
  • Balancing the technical and social contexts of Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI). 

    Nangolo, Esther N. (Polytechnic of Namibia, 2011)
    One special characteristic of spatial data is that they can be shared to be used for many purposes other than the one for which they were initially produced. To facilitate their efficient sharing and reuse, they need to ...
  • Mapping of the BCLME shoreline, shallow water & marine habitats: Physical mapping project. 

    De Cauwer, Vera (Benguela Environment Fisheries Interaction & Training Programme (BENEFIT), Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) Programme, 2007)
  • Seaborne measurements of near infrared water-leaving reflectance: The similarity spectrum for turbid waters. 

    Ruddick, Kevin; De Cauwer, Vera; Park, Young-Je; Moore, Gerald (American Society of Luminology and Oceanography, 2006)
    Theory and seaborne measurements are presented for the near infrared (NIR: 700–900 nm) water-leaving reflectance in turbid waters. According to theory, the shape of the NIR spectrum is determined largely by pure water ...

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