An agency could accelerate land reform by removing the process from political and bureaucratic control.
The new initiative reproduces the core weaknesses of post-apartheid state land and agricultural policy. These have done little to improve the livelihoods of the poor.
In a Latin American country hard hit by COVID-19, an agricultural collective is stepping in to help where government won’t, mounting an astonishing national pandemic response.
The resilient Mau Mau freedom fighters failed to maintain revolutionary action after independence.
Land reform programme has done very little to improve access to land for black South Africans.