Gender and Land Rights Database

Namibia

1. UN Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2006 Revision Population Database (available athttp://esa.un.org/unpp/index.asp?panel=1), New York, USA, Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat.

2. Government of the Republic of Namibia. 2008. Official website, at  http://www.grnnet.gov.na/

3. FAO. 2007. The State of Food and Agriculture (available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/a1200e/a1200e00.htm ). Rome.

4. The United Nations Development Programme. Human Development Report 2007/2008. Fighting climate change: human solidarity in a divided world (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/media/HDR_20072008_EN_Complete.pdf ). New York, USA.

5. International Centre for Research on Women (ICRW), Strickland, R. S. 2004. To have and to hold. Women’s Property and Inheritance Rights in the Context of HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa (available athttp://www.icrw.org/docs/2004_paper_haveandhold.pdf). Washington, DC.

6. FAO. 2001. Forest Outlook studies in Africa (FOSA) Country Report – Namibia (available athttp://www.fao.org/docrep/003/AB572E/AB572E00.HTM). FOSA Working Paper. Rome.

7. CIA. 2009. The World Factbook: Nambia (available at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/wa.html) [accessed October 2009]. Washington DC.

8. Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN). 2008. Namibia: New report reveals hidden poverty (available athttp://www.irinnews.org/Report.aspx?ReportId=81731). IRIN. Nairobi, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

9. FAO. 2005. Breaking ground: Present and future perspectives for women in agriculture (available at.http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/a0328m/a0328m00.htm ). Rome.

10. FAO Statistical Yearbook 2010 (available at http://www.fao.org/economic/ess/ess-publications/ess-yearbook/ess-yearbook2010/en/ )

11. Legal Assistance Centre (LAC), Werner, W. 2008. Protection for Women in Namibia’s Communal Land Reform Act: Is it Working? (available at http://www.lac.org.na/projects/lead/Pdf/womencommlandra.pdf). Windhoek.

12. The Constitution of the Republic of Namibia. 1990. Available athttp://209.88.21.55/opencms/opencms/grnnet/AboutNamibia/constitution/

13. FAO, Fuller, B. 2006. Improving Tenure Security for the Rural Poor. Namibia Country Case Study. Investing in Rights: Lessons From Rural Namibia (available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/k0787e/k0787e00.HTM). Rome.

14. United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT). 2005. Land Tenure, Housing Rights and Gender - National and Urban Framework: Namibia (available athttp://ww2.unhabitat.org/programmes/landtenure/publications.asp). Nairobi, Kenya.

15. Legal Assistance Centre (LAC). 2005. Marital property in civil and customary marriages. Proposals for law reform. Gender research & advocacy project (available at http://www.lac.org.na/projects/grap/Pdf/marriageprop.pdf ). Windhoek.

16. Legal Assistance Centre (LAC). 2008. Official website, http://www.lac.org.na/about/default.html. Windhoek

17. BBC. 2005. Namibia expropriates first farm (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4207748.stm). London, BBC News.

18. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 2005. CEDAW/C/NAM/2-3. Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under Article 18 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. Second and third periodic reports (available at http://daccessdds.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N05/510/07/PDF/N0551007.pdf?OpenElement). New York, USA.

19. United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT). 2005. Shared tenure options for women. A global overview (available at http://www.unhabitat.org/pmss/getPage.asp?page=bookView&book=2304). Nairobi.

20. Republic of Namibia. 1996/97 Annual Agricultural Survey - Basic Analysis of Communal Agriculture - January 1998 (available at http://www.fao.org/statistics/census/wcares/Namibia_2000.pdf). Windhoek.

21. Available at: http://www.lac.org.na/namlex/Blacks.pdf

22. John Mendelsohn, Louise Shixwameni and Uda Nakamhela. 2012. An overview of communal land tenure in Namibia: unlocking its economic potential. Paper presented to the Bank of Namiba Annual Symposium. Available at:http://www.raison.com.na/Namibia%20-%20Communal%20land%20and%20its%20economic%20value.pdf

23. Uda Nakamhela and John Mendelsohn.  2010. Options to strengthen land tenure for conservancies. Legal opinion .Available at: http://www.raison.com.na/Namibia%20-%20Conservancies%20Land%20Tenure%20Review%2031%20March%202010.pdf

24. Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, National Gender Policy (2010-2020) available at http://esaro.unfpa.org/webdav/site/africa/users/africa_admin/public/Namibia%20National%20Gender%20Policy.pdf


Sources: numbers in brackets (*) refer to sources displayed in the Bibliography