Professor Carlos Lopes on the news – his interviews cover topics such as Africa's ability to access green technology, the African Continental Free Trade Area, the ongoing pressures the COVID-19 pandemic puts on Africa, and so much more about the structural transformation and global economy.
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.
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.
[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.
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.
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.
The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance at UCT mourns and celebrates the life of Professor Benno Ndulu. The School mourns the passing of one of Africa’s greatest contemporary intellectual and practical leaders. We extend our sincere condolences to the Ndulu family, friends, colleagues, and the people of Tanzania.