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1. Central Statistics Office. 2009. Botswana Demographic Survey 2006 (available at http://www.cso.gov.bw/images/stories/HouseHold/2006_bdsrprt.pdf). Gaborone.

2. FAO. FAOSTAT (available at  http://faostat.fao.org/) [accessed April 2009]. Rome.

3. IRIN. 2007. Botswana: Humanitarian Country Profile (available at http://www.irinnews.org/country.aspx?CountryCode=BW&RegionCode=SAF) [accessed July 2009].

4. The Economist Intelligence Unit. 2008. Country Profile: Botswana. London.

5. UN. UN Statistics Division (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/demographic/products/socind/statistics.htm) [accessed July 2009]. New York, USA.

6. U.S. Department of State. Background Notes: Botswana (available at http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/1830.htm) [accessed July 2009]. Washington DC.

7. UNDP. Human Development Indices: a statistical update 2008 (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/media/HDI_2008_EN_Tables.pdf). New York, USA.

8. Bainame K, Letamo, G. & Majelantle, R. G. 2002. The Effects of Rural Inequalities on Fertility and Migration in Botswana (available http://www.sussex.ac.uk/Units/PRU/botswana_country_report.pdf). Brighton, UK, University of Sussex.

9. CIA. 2009. The World Factbook: Botswana (available at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bc.html) [accessed July 2009]. Washington DC.

10. United Nations Statistics Division. 2009. Millennium Development Goals Indicators: Botswana (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mdg/Data.aspx). New York, USA.

11. Ministry of Agriculture. 2008. Gender and Agriculture (available at http://huwu.org/esa/sustdev/csd/csd16/mg/botswana-mg-consultations.pdf).Gaborone.

12. Adams, M. Kalabamu, F. & White, R. 2003. Land tenure policy and practice in Botswana – governance lessons for southern Africa (available at http://www.scribd.com/doc/9162130/Land-Tenure-Policy-and-Practice-in-Botswana). In Austrian Journal of Development Studies, XIX, 1, 2003. Vienna, Mattersburger Kreis für Entwicklungspolitik.

13. Tembo, E.& Simela, J.V. 2004. Improving Land Information Management in tribal lands of Botswana (available at http://www.fig.net/commission7/nairobi_2004/papers/ts_07_3_tembo_simela.pdf). Presented at Expert Group Meeting on secure land tenure: new legal frameworks and tools. UN-Gigiri in Nairobi, Kenya, 10-12 November 2004.

14. Adams, M., Sibanda, S. & Turner, S. 1999. Land tenure reform and rural livelihoods in Southern Africa (available at http://www.odi.org.uk/resources/download/2113.pdf). London, Overseas Development Institute.

15. Central Statistics Office. 2007. Botswana Agricultural Census Report 2004 (available at http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/templates/ess/ess_test_folder/World_Census_Agriculture/Country_info_2000/Reports_1/BOT_ENG_REP_2004.pdf). Gaborone.

16. ILO. NATLEX (available at http://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex_browse.home?p_lang=en) [accessed May 2009]

17. Republic of Botswana. 1966. Constitution of Botswana (available at http://aceproject.org/regions-en/countries-and-territories/BW/Constitution%20of%20Botswana%201966.pdf) [accessed July 2009].

18. Kalamabu, F. 2006. Patriarchy and women’s land rights in Botswana. In Land Use Policy, Volume No. 23(3), Pages 237-246. Whyalla Norrie, Australia, Centre for Rural Health and Community Development, University of South Australia.

19. Social Institutions and Gender Index. Gender Equality and Social Institutions in Botswana (available at http://genderindex.org/country/botswana) [accessed July 2009]. Paris, OECD Development Centre.

20. Republic of Botswana. 1982. Botswana Employment Act 1982 (available athttp://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/docs/WEBTEXT/842/64792/E82BWA01.htm#p8)  [accessed July 2009].

21. FAO. 2008. Faolex (available at http://faolex.fao.org/faolex/). Rome.

22. Republic of Botswana. Department of Women’s Affairs website  (available at http://www.gov.bw/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=30&Itemid=40) [accessed May 2009].

23. Mathuba, B. M. 2003. Botswana Land Policy (available at http://www.fes.de/in_afrika/studien/Land_Reform_Botswana_Botselo_Mathuba.pdf). Gaborone. Presented at the International Workshop on Land Policies in Southern Africa, Berlin, Germany, May 26-27, 2003.
24. Carr-Hartley, J. 2003. Land Tenure in Botswana (available at http://www.tradersafrica.com/articles.asp?articleid=%7B5F30D00C-C40E-43DE-8E98-FC3AC9EDA6F0%7D). In African Business Journal, Issue No. 12, November 2002-February 2003.

25. UN Directory of African NGO (available at http://www.un.org/africa/osaa/ngodirectory/dest/countries/Eritrea.htm) [accessed April 2009].

26. ECA. 2003. Land Tenure Systems and Sustainable Development in Southern Africa (available at http://www.uneca.org/eca_resources/Publications/srdcs/Land_Tenure_Systems_and_sustainable_Development_in_Southern_Africa.pdf) (accessed April 2009). Lusaka, Zambia.
27. IFAD. 2001. Rural Poverty Report 2001 – The challenge of ending rural poverty (available at http://www.ifad.org/poverty/index.htm). New Work, USA, Oxford University Press Inc.

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