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Thursday, 29 July 2021
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
Women leadership in local government space

The Local Government Women Leadership Development Programme (LGWLDP), initiated by SALGA and delivered by University of Cape Town’s Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance in partnership with Zenande Leadership, has successfully welcomed its first cohort.

Publication Date:
Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 15:45
Mandela School Connect - engagement space in pursuit of Africa's development

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance at the University of Cape Town is elated to announce the launch of its online interactive networking platform, Mandela School Connect.

Publication Date:
Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 11:30