02 June 2017
“Radical economic transformation (RET) means exactly that – a radically different approach to policy. President Zuma puts land reform high on the RET agenda, yet government land policies maintain apartheid era thinking and prevent the real social and radical change required in urban and rural land ownership. For over 40 years the Free Market Foundation (FMF) has championed the cause of converting the various forms of Apartheid title found in the townships to full, unambiguous ownership for the current tenants. In Ngwathe, Sarah Baartman municipalities and others the FMF has succeeded in bringing about radical change in the lives of thousands of now-property owners. On May 24, the Atlas Network awarded its prestigious Africa Liberty Award to the FMF in recognition of the FMF’s role in facilitating radical transformation in the economic prospects of South Africa’s poorest citizens and bringing about social transformation by restoring human dignity through home ownership…” – Free Market Foundation
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