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Friday, 24 September 2021
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
Gender inequality faced in the design and implementation of trade policy

[Op-Ed] International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements - writes Vuyiswa Mkhabela, one of the Mandela School's researchers on the AfCFTA Transformative Industrialisation webinar series.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 10:00
The Mandela School brings together policymakers and industry experts

An update - please follow this link to access edited videos, summary reports, and policy briefs compiled from the AfCFTA and Transformative Industrialisation webinar series.

The University of Cape Town’s Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance hosted a webinar series under the theme - The AfCFTA and Transformative Industrialisation.  The webinar series preceded the much-anticipated official launch of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), and initiated the conversation on how the AfCFTA can advance transformative industrialisation in Africa. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 14:15
A closer look at climate change and development nexus in Africa

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance in partnership with the African Climate Foundation (ACF) recently launched the first climate change and development lecture series in the School’s Development Policy and Practice Masters Programme.

Publication Date:
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 13:15