Publications

Documents are available on this page detailing the history of Mdukatshani, The newsletters from 1997 to the present as well as the results of joint research Mdukatshani has been involved in supporting.

 MRDP conducted livestock counts across the province trying to ascertain livestock ownership patterns and densities. the map and the excel breakdown.
Map 110313.pdf Map 110313.pdf
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diptanks province.ods diptanks province.ods
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A report on the The Zulu Ceramic Tradition in Msinga, South Africa.
By Professor Fowler.

Fowler_Msinga_SAHJ_2 (2).pdf Fowler_Msinga_SAHJ_2 (2).pdf
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 Background

The history of Cap and Mdukatshani extracted from a Doctoral thesis  by Oxford  student- Chizuko Sato

CAP Mdukatshani  History-SATO.pdf CAP Mdukatshani History-SATO.pdf
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 Msinga statistics 


Msinga background.pdf Msinga background.pdf
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Rainfall records for Mdukatshani from 1975 till the present


mdukatshani rainfall 1975 till present.pdf mdukatshani rainfall 1975 till present.pdf
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Reports and Newsletters

All CAP/Mdukatshani Newsletters from the 1960s till the late 1990s 


Mdukatshani newsletters 1970s till 1994.pdf Mdukatshani newsletters 1970s till 1994.pdf
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Annual reports for Mdukatshani 2004-2009


Annual reports 2004 to 2009.pdf Annual reports 2004 to 2009.pdf
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Resource materials

A work and storybook on animal health for grade 5 learners written in Zulu and English

Storybook for schools.pdf Storybook for schools.pdf
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AHP_2011_grade_6storybookfn.pdf AHP_2011_grade_6storybookfn.pdf
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 A work and storybook on animal health for grade 6 learners written in Zulu and English.

A manual explaining our intervention techniques in communities and with farmers

MRDP approaches manual.pdf MRDP approaches manual.pdf
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agave nest.jpg agave nest.jpg
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 A poster showing how farmers make chicken nests from the invasive Agave plant.

Research write ups

Research findings on traditional authorities and land use in Kwazulu Natal- joint paper by MRDP and LEAP


Traditional land matters.pdf Traditional land matters.pdf
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 Research looking at Women and Traditional Authorities in resource use -a joint project between LEAP, PLAAS and MRDP.

MRDP LEAP research on gender and land.pdf MRDP LEAP research on gender and land.pdf
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Research on the aspirations and practices of African cattle owners on land reform farms- joint project with Department Agriculture, Farm Systems Research 

cattle survey msinga 2002 .pdf cattle survey msinga 2002 .pdf
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 A research report on livestock uses and opportunities in Kwazulu Natal facilitated by Dr Wolfgang Bayer.

A map showing the Mchunu and Mthembu areas we work in and do research around

Mchunu Mthembu research areas.jpg Mchunu Mthembu research areas.jpg
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 A map showing the Mchunu and Mthembu areas we work in and do research around.

 A dossier on a case of child rape that took four years and four months to reach a‘successful’ conclusion.
Stolen Childhood.pdf Stolen Childhood.pdf
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 A dossier on a case of child rape that took four years and four months to reach a‘successful’ conclusion.

A report investigating the nature of women’s land rights in three rural ex-homeland areas of South Africa.
women and land.pdf women and land.pdf
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HSRC KZN 2007.pdf HSRC KZN 2007.pdf
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What are the causes, conditions and consequences of children working in agriculture.

Strategies to support South African smallholders as a contribution to government’s second economy strategy. A PLAAS publication number 41
2 volumes
RR 41 Volume 1 web.pdf RR 41 Volume 1 web.pdf
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RR 41 Volume 2 web.pdf RR 41 Volume 2 web.pdf
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RR 43 Msinga web.pdf RR 43 Msinga web.pdf
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Imithetho yomhlaba yaseMsinga:
The living law of land in Msinga,KwaZulu-Nata
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PLAAS/MRDP  a research report.

A baseline on goat production and numbers in Msinga.

A literature review of research done in the area of our work.

Msinga Literature Review.doc Msinga Literature Review.doc
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