The Local Government Women’s Leadership Development Programme
The South African Local Government Association (SALGA) has appointed the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance at the University of Cape Town, supported by Zenande Leadership Consulting, to develop and implement the Local Government Women’s...
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Saturday, 28 March 2020
The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance on the passing of Professor Thandika Mkandawire

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Professor Thandika Mkandawire, Senior Fellow, mentor and friend. The School would like to extend heartfelt condolences to Professor Mkandawire’s wife, Kaarina Klint, his children, grand-children, family and friends, many whom are former students.

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 18:45
COVID-19: University of Cape Town Updates

On 15 March 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the COVID-19 outbreak has been declared a national state of disaster in terms of the Disaster Management Act. The University of Cape Town community can read more about UCT's approach: here.

Publication Date:
Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 13:00
Postponed: Afrobarometer – an indispensable African resource for effective policy-making and high-quality scholarship

Please note the seminar that was set to take place on 7 April 2020 has been postponed. The Mandela School will share information on a future date. 

Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 12:45
Postponed: Afrobarometer information session

The Mandela School, Afrobarometer session that was set to take place on 23 April 2020 has been postponed. The Afrobarometer, is a survey that provides robust and representative views of the adult population in 34 African countries on a range of key issues relating to, inter alia, governance, perceived performance of public institutions, service delivery, civil society engagement, public participation, leadership, corruption and democratic values.

Publication Date:
Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 15:30