Learning Briefs Index

By | June 8th, 2017|Learning Briefs, Local Governance, Sustainable Settlements|

Chronological list of learning briefs Back to Basics and the Integrated Development Plan: Placing the IDP at the centre of COGTA’s Back to Basics programme Spatial Transformation and the Spatial Development Framework Spatial Planning and Integrated Development Planning The Missing Middle: A Smallholding Land Subsidy Programme Basic Organising and Active Citizenship Motivation for a Housing [...]

Learning Brief #5: Basic Organising and Active Citizenship

By | May 10th, 2017|Learning Briefs, Local Governance, News, Organisational|

A good active citizen is an informed and organised citizen. Drawing from its work, Afesis-corplan concludes that if a community or group of citizens is not organised, it is far harder for that community to achieve the goal it has set itself. Having a community with at least some basic level of organisation is the [...]

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Learning Brief #4 The Missing Middle: A Smallholding Land Subsidy Programme

By | May 3rd, 2017|Learning Briefs, News, Sustainable Settlements|

Specialist in Sustainable Settlements, Ronald Eglin has put together another thought-provoking Learning Brief that suggests that one of the factors limiting the ability of the country to make good on its constitutional obligations relating to land reform is that we, as a country, have a missing middle – smallholder plots – when it comes to land [...]

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