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The Mandela School Launches!
In July 2018, the centenary month of Nelson Mandela's birth, the GSDPP relaunched as the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance at UCT.
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Friday, 21 September 2018
Applications open for the 'Evidence for Policymaking' executive course

Applications are now open for our popular executive short course "Evidence for Policy Making and implementation," designed and run in collaboration with the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation. It will be held in Cape Town from 29 - 31 October 2018. Download the course flyer.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:00
OP-ED: How Mandela's legacy can inspire youth action

The Mandela School's Director, Professor Alan Hirsch, has published an op-ed on the value of Mandela’s legacy of bold, ethical and accountable leadership for young people today. The article was published in both The Conversation and News24.

Publication Date:
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 13:30
Public Sector Accounting
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Sector Accounting

Applications for the UCT Postgraduate Diploma in Public Sector Accounting are now open for the 2019 academic year. This programme focuses on the acquisition of skills in Public Sector Accounting, including legislation and regulations, the role of government, recording and reporting of financial transactions, controls and audits in government entities, preparation of budgets and forecasts, and other reporting issues. 

Publication Date:
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 15:00
June Inequalities Conference

In collaboration with the LSE Inequalities Institute, we are hosting a conference on inequality, un(der)employment and the labour market, with a particular focus on youth. 

Save the date: 15 June 2018

Venue: Belmont Square Conference Centre, Cape Town. 

Publication Date:
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 09:00