Bantustans

A Bantustan (also known as Bantu homeland, black homeland, black state or simply homeland; Afrikaans: Bantoestan) was a territory that the National Party administration of South Africa set aside for black inhabitants of South Africa and South West Africa (now Namibia), as part of its policy of apartheid. In a generic sense, Bantustans are regions that lack any real legitimacy, consisting of several unconnected enclaves, or which have emerged from national or international gerrymandering.The term was first used in the late 1940s and was coined from Bantu (meaning people in some of the Bantu languages) and -stan (a suffix meaning …

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GI-TOC: Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime · 31 January 2024 English

Based on these overarching experiences documented so far in other contexts, it identifies four key sets of variables that determine the impact of legalization on organized crime: the type and …

traditional growing areas in South Africa’s former Bantustans, territories set aside for black South African


World Bank Group · 22 January 2024 English

South Africa's economic growth and development agenda and to present a harmonized approach for investing in priority areas for human capital formation. The policy note first presents an in-depth diagnostic …

Colored and Asian), one for each of the ten Bantustans or 'homelands' to which black Africans were unwillingly delivery, with a doctor-to-population ratio in the Bantustans of 1 to every 15,000 compared to 1 to every


Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network · 28 November 2023 English

November 2023 AN INEVITABLE RUPTURE: AL-AQSA FLOOD AND THE END OF PARTITION By Tareq Baconi Hamas’s surprise offensive on October 7th, 2023, To achieve this reality requires a sophisticated structure …

belief that Palestinians can be siphoned off into Bantustans while the colonizing state continues to enjoy


World Bank Group · 16 November 2023 English

South Africa's economic growth and development agenda and to present a harmonized approach for investing in priority areas for human capital formation. The policy note first presents an in-depth diagnostic …

Colored and Asian), one for each of the ten Bantustans or 'homelands' to which black Africans were delivery, with a doctor-to- population ratio in the Bantustans of 1 to every 15,000 compared to 1 to every 1


UNU WIDER: United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research · 13 July 2023 English

WIDER Working Paper 2023/90-An assessment of inequality estimates for the case of South Africa

concentrated mostly in areas formerly known as Bantustans or homelands areas. Homelands areas were created


RIA: Research ICT Africa · 9 May 2023 English

2.2 Organisation The first half of the paper addresses the politics over the form that the South African state and society would take in the post-apartheid era. [...] Impressed with …

duplication of function in the “independent” Bantustans. With high popular expectations for democratisation


HSF: Helen Suzman Foundation · 4 April 2023 English

After all the leases expired and Bono left the farm in October 2017, Prof Sinclair offered to the Department to speak to the beneficiaries and try to ascertain what the …

black South Africa consisting of the 5 246 former Bantustans. This division is still evident in the tenurial between white commercial farming areas and black bantustans, succumbed to deeply in-grained dualistic thinking full-time commercial farming while in the ex-bantustans, communal arrangements would persist for the In the past, the creation of 'self-governing' bantustans saw successive attempts to control and 'modernise' land zoned for agriculture outside of the former Bantustans. Pace of land redistribution There has been a


HSF: Helen Suzman Foundation · 4 April 2023 English

After all the leases expired and Bono left the farm in October 2017, Prof Sinclair offered to the Department to speak to the beneficiaries and try to ascertain what the …

black South Africa consisting of the 5 246 former Bantustans. This division is still evident in the tenurial between white commercial farming areas and black bantustans, succumbed to deeply in-grained dualistic thinking full-time commercial farming while in the ex-bantustans, communal arrangements would persist for the In the past, the creation of 'self-governing' bantustans saw successive attempts to control and 'modernise' land zoned for agriculture outside of the former Bantustans. Pace of land redistribution There has been a


IWGIA: International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs · 27 March 2023 English

THE INDIGENOUS WORLD 2023 2 IWGIA – The Indigenous World – 2023 The Indigenous World 2023 37th Edition. [...] This is also the case for many of the Indigenous Maasai …

gcis_document/202208/47197gen1207.pdf 14. “STOP THE BANTUSTANS CAMPAIGN: Taking the Traditional and Khoi-San


MRG: Minority Rights Group International · 17 March 2023 English

The aims of the political economic and social forces or massive revolutionary viol leadership of each group vis-à-vis the other, the nature of ence, but Law can, particularly in the …

Parliament of the in South Africa. Independent Bantustans, such as the Province and to transfer other controversial


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