Tag: Land Redistribution

Opinion: Why the Land Compensation Fund cannot be funded by rent for land seized from white commercial farmers

Opinion: Why the Land Compensation Fund cannot be funded by rent for land seized from white commercial farmers

Since the bankrupt Zimbabwean government needs to gain access to international funding and loans, it is under mounting pressure to compensate dispossessed white commercial farmers. Consequently, in March this year, the government announced that it was establishing a “Land Compensation Fund”. The purpose of the fund, the government claims, is […]