Botswana accepts San as indigenous to the Okavango Delta

Botswana accepts San as indigenous to the Okavango Delta

38th Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee gave its approval to inscribe the Okavango Delta as Botswana’s second World Heritage Site. 

GDP is Macho and Keeps Women Poor

GDP is Macho and Keeps Women Poor

GDP tool and model is macho and masks inequalities – especially gendered inequalities. 

Searching for his soul

Telling heroes tales

Restoring the soul of the Khoi-San

Role of Britain and British extractive companies in Africa

Undermining Africa's wealth

Britain's role in extracting continent's resources

Justice must be part of post-2015 development framework

Development needs justice

Justice must be part of post-2015 agenda

Of particular importance is Section 62 (1) and (2) of the Constitution which for the first time, establishes the human right of access to information.

Oarabile Mosikare | Oct 16th, 2014
Tough elections for Botswana

The October 24 general elections are likely be the most competitive in the history of Botswana. According to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), 824,073 eligible voters have registered to vote in this year’s elections.

audit report on Mozambican criminal justice system
Comprehensive information on the legal frameworks regulating the criminal justice system as well as a structural and functional analysis of caseflow management and conditions of detention.

Union des Associations Villageoises de Gestion des Réserves de Faune Pendjari re
In a world that is characterised by multiple crises, it is easy to despair. Poverty and inequality is on the rise, biodiversity is being lost at an alarming rate, greenhouse gases are on the rise, and scientists are telling us that something needs to be done.

Responsible Agricultural Investment in Africa

Can land grabs by foreign investors in developing countries feed the hungry? So says the press release for a recent, and unfortunate, economic study. It comes just as civil society and government delegates gather in Rome this week to negotiate guidelines for “responsible

REUTERS: At Bobole, a bustling refreshment stop on Mozambique's north south highway, brightly painted kiosks lined with bottles offer drinks to thirsty travellers, while hawkers sell bananas, pawpaws and carrots in a typical Africa roadside scene. But memories

Pre-trial detention in Zimbabwe

This analysis of the criminal justice system and conditions of pre-trial detention in Zimbabwe was conducted to better understand the variance between the policy and legislative frameworks that govern pre-trial detention and the conditions

Two stories involving the San in southern Africa over the past few weeks have highlighted two issues – that the rights of the San continue to be routinely violated and that the Namibian authorities are more concerned about this (or at least about publicity around it) than

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