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    • Challenges and emerging solutions to the land-based plastic waste issue in Africa 

      Jambeck, Jenna; Bouwman, Hindrik; Hardesty, Britta Denise; Brooks, Amy L.; Friend, Tessa (Elsevier, 2018)
      In recent years, there has been a tremendous increase in work that focuses on the amount and types of waste entering the marine environment from multiple geographies around the world. To date, however, there are few reports ...
    • Re-evaluation of the Platinum SDI : a critical commentary 

      Drewes, Ernst; Kleynhans, Ewert (University of Johannesburg Department of Finance and Investment Management, 2011)
      The Platinum Spatial Development Initiative (SDI) in the North West Province was initiated 10 years ago to address the spatial economic development challenges of the region. This revised commentary aims to re-evaluate ...
    • A shift-share analysis of job creation in the Platinum SDI during its first decade (1996-2006) 

      Kleynhans, Ewert; Claassen, Carike (Sabinet, 2012)
      This study evaluates the performance of the Platinum Spatial Development Initiative (SDI) development corridor in South Africa, which was initiated during 1996. Next to descriptive data, the study employed shift-share ...