21 June 2017
“To support the implementation of the land guidelines and roadmap, Illovo Sugar, in partnership with Landesa, an international NGO specialising in land and land rights successfully submitted a joint application to the UK Department for International Development (DFID) LEGEND Challenge Fund to facilitate an intervention aimed at building the group’s capacity to implement its Land Guidelines and Roadmap. The project is called ‘From Commitment to Practice: Supporting the Operationalization of Private Sector Land Rights Commitments through a Pilot of the New Alliance’s Due Diligence Tool’, with the working title being ‘Commitment to Practice’ (C2P). The intervention is aimed at building the capacity of Illovo to implement the Land guidelines and roadmap and to build the capacity of local organisations around the estates whilst developing tools and problem solving initiatives to help the private sector deal with land rights…” – 4 traders
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