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Thursday, 13 May 2021
Latest updates and news from the Mandela School

The School would like to thank all of you from home and abroad who sent through messages of support and expressions of concern following the UCT fire.

Publication Date:
Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 21:45
Insights from Professor Carlos Lopes


Professor Carlos Lopes on the news – his interviews cover topics such as Africa's ability to access green technology, the African Continental Free Trade Area, the ongoing pressures the COVID-19 pandemic puts on Africa, and so much more about the structural transformation and global economy. 


Publication Date:
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 13:00
How Africa Should Approach Trade and Industrialisation

The African Continental Free Trade Area is a positive step, but it is no panacea. If Africa is to overcome barriers to structural transformation and industrialisation, a broader strategy, based on developmental regionalism, will be needed.

Publication Date:
Mon, 03 May 2021 - 12:30
AfCFTA must be about industrialisation, not just trade

Industrial capacity, capabilities and competence vary across countries and regions, which can open countries to uneven trade dynamics.

Publication Date:
Fri, 23 Apr 2021 - 11:30