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Discussion: Join leading researchers Prof Sam Hickey, Dr Tim Kelsall and Prof Brian Levy, 28 March 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 - 12:30

Join leading researchers Prof Brian Levy, Dr Tim Kelsall and Prof Sam Hickey for a presentation and discussion on: “How politics, development and state effectiveness interact – main findings of a global research partnership.”

The Mandela School celebrates #InternationalWomensDay
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 12:45

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance celebrates #InternationalWomensDay under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change” and profiles some of the women who serve at the Mandela School. 

First 100+ Leading in Public Life: Emerging African Leaders Programme
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 15:15

Mandela School’s Building Bridges is proud to showcase the profiles of the first 100+ fellows of the Leading in Public Life: Emerging African Leaders Programme (EALP) in a webzine.

Professor Faizel Ismail announced as Director Designate of the Mandela School
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 - 14:00

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance prepares to enter a new and exciting phase of its development in 2019 when South Africa’s top trade negotiator will shortly take over as the Director. There will be several month’s transition between current Director Professor Alan Hirsch and Professor Ismail, before handover in July 2019.

Mandela School Master’s students visit Khayelitsha
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 15:30

Master’s in Development Policy and Practice students from the UCT’s Mandela School left Khayelitsha inspired on Tuesday, 29 January, after meeting various social entrepreneurs who have made a significant difference in their communities.

Open public lecture: Digital Innovation
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 14:30

Join visiting Professor Gesche Joost on 30 January 2019 from 5-6:30pm for an open talk on Civic Design for an inclusive African digital society.

Research Seminar: Join leading researchers Prof Brian Levy, Dr Tim Kelsall and Prof Sam Hickey
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 12:45

Join leading researchers Prof Brian Levy, Dr Tim Kelsall and Prof Sam Hickey for a research seminar on: “How politics, development and state effectiveness interact – main findings of a global research partnership.”

Apply for the LSE-UCT Summer School
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 10:45

The LSE-UCT Summer School is accepting applications, for the programme which will take place from 24 June - 5 July 2019. The LSE-UCT Summer School is an exciting and intensive two week summer school for students and professionals offered and taught in partnership between the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and the University of Cape Town (UCT), offering a variety of courses on important issues relevant to Africa today. 

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance’s Living Memorial
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 12:45

Nelson Mandela preferred that his memory be honoured not with statues or monuments, but with living institutions that represent and reproduce the values for which he stood. The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance’s Living Memorial project aims to fulfil this vision.

Apply for the Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity 2019
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 10:30

The Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity is accepting applications for the 2019 Fellowship Programme; each year 20 high-impact leaders from South Africa and the United States are recruited to participate in a 12-month programme which fosters knowledge-sharing, relationship-building and collaboration.

Reflections 2018: The Mandela School
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 - 16:00

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance’s newsletter takes a look at the school’s journey upon taking on the Mandela name on 5 July 2018. Catch up on the successful launch, the school's Master's Programme, Global Partnerships and the Public Lecture Series. 

New elective: Practice of Policymaking and Implementation
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 14:15

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance has a first semester elective Master’s course that aims to explore possibilities that respond creatively to the governance ambiguities of the early 21st century.

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