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    • Housing 

      Guillermo, Delgado (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018)
      Namibia is compelled to observe and to undertake efforts to realise the right to adequate housing, since it has ratified the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in 1994. In short, the right to ...
    • Housing in Namibia: The challenges and prospects for adequate future provision 

      Chiripanhura, Blessing M. (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 ...
    • Informal settlements 

      Muller, Anna (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018)
      Namibia is moving towards an urbanised country. This is illustrated by the fact that at independence Namibia was only 28% urbanized by 2011 urbanization has already grown to 42% and current projections are that by 2020 ...
    • 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, ...
    • Land reform 

      Werner, Wolfgang (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018)
      A lot of aspects are commonly subsumed under the concept land reform. These range from redistribution to tenure and agrarian reform. What do these different concepts mean? Agrarian reform: this is the broadest term and ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • The new flexible land tenure act: An update [ILMI Document No. 2/2015]. 

      Christensen, Åse. (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
      ILMI Brown bag meeting on Thursday 29th October 2015, 12h30-14h00.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 proposed new urban and regional planning bill. 

      Genis, Pieter (Polytechnic of Namibia, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2015)
      ILMI Brown bag meeting, Thursday 15th October 2015, 12h30-14h00.
    • 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" ...
    • The role of universities in participatory informal settlement upgrading: experiences from Kenya, Namibia, Uganda, and Zambia. 

      Guillermo, Delgado (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2017-07)
      This document is a report on the session that focused on the role of universities in participatory informal settlement upgrading at the workshop titled "Bottom-up city Wide planning in Gobabis", which took place on 11-13 ...
    • A short socio-spatial history of Namibia (ILMI Working paper 9) 

      Guillermo, Delgado (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018-08)
      include a trajectory of Namibia’s socio-spatial development for the reader to engage with my work. The term ‘socio-spatial’ is to stress the spatial dimension within social processes. To have simply left the term ‘spatia ...
    • 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 ...
    • Urban land delivery 

      Mendelsohn, Martin (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018)
      There has been rapid growth in urban populations in Namibia (Pendleton et al, 2014). This growth is amongst predominantly amongst less educated, poorer migrants from rural areas in search of opportunities in urban areas. ...
    • Urban land reform in Namibia 

      Lühl, Phillip; Guillermo, Delgado (Namibia University of Science and Technology, Integrated Land Management Institute, 2018-08-14)
      This document outlines some pertinent questions regarding urbanization in Namibia, provides central policy recommendations and identifies relevant research gaps to guide the policy debate on urban land reform as part of ...