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The full-time MPhil programme, launched in 2021, caters for those early in their career trajectories, with time to devote to full-time study. The programme offers a unique opportunity to engage in current debates and knowledge on public leadership,...
Your ticket to excellence - Master of Development Policy and Practice
The part-time Master of Development Policy and Practice comprises two fortnightly teaching blocks per year and is designed for mid-career public sector and other practitioners. Since its inception seven years ago, this flagship programme has...
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Friday, 24 September 2021
Vacancy: Researcher on Climate Change and Development

The Mandela School is seeking a researcher candidate for a twelve-month fellowship in climate change and development, based at the University of Cape Town.


Publication Date:
Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 14:30
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and Developmental Regionalism: A handbook

Professor Faizel Ismail, the Mandela School Director, published a handbook recently and is now available in digital format.

Publication Date:
Mon, 31 May 2021 - 14:30
Nigeria: The politicisation of election management bodies comes at a high cost to democracy and must stop

[Op-Ed] Samson Itodo, an experienced community organiser and development practitioner with over a decade of experience in constitution building, governance reform, electoral governance, civic engagement, and political organising, writes about the politicisation of election management in Nigeria.

Publication Date:
Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 20:15
Virtual July graduation celebration

Professor Faizel Ismail (Director) and Dr Shanil Haricharan (Academic Director) at the University of Cape Town's Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance congratulate the 2021 Master of Development Policy and Practice graduates. 

Publication Date:
Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 12:30