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Mandela School’s first fulltime masters semester course a success
Thu, 23 May 2019 - 15:00

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance’s first fulltime masters semester course, the Practice of Policy Making and Implementation, has successfully concluded. The course brought together students from politics, economics, environmental humanities, philosophy, and sociology.

Alan Hirsch in conversation with Pippa Hudson
Wed, 22 May 2019 - 10:00

This morning, Mandela School's Director, Professor Alan Hirsch, had a conversation with Pippa Hudson on Cape Talk. He spoke about the possible impact of the new Presidential policy unit on the effectiveness of the new government

Book Launch: Africa in Transformation: Economic development in the age of doubt
Fri, 17 May 2019 - 11:45

Join us for the launch of Africa in Transformation: Economic development in the age of doubt by Professor Carlos Lopes at the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance on 27 May 2019.

Professor Faizel Ismail at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies: Founders' Day Lecture Series
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 - 14:00

Director Designate from the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance, Professor Faizel Ismail, recently delivered a lecture at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS): Founders’ Day Lecture Series; the event was held on 26 March 2019.

 

Applications open for J-PAL Evaluating Social Programmes Course
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 08:00

Do you want to learn more about conducting randomised evaluations? The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) invites you to participate in the flagship executive education course: Evaluating Social Programmes.

The Mandela School appoints Advocate Vusi Pikoli and Dr Ian Goldman as new Adjunct Professors
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 07:30

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance is pleased to announce the appointment of Advocate Vusi Pikoli and Dr Ian Goldman as new Adjunct Professors; they are joined by Dr Maria Phalime, Dr Shanil Haricharan and David Schmidt in their appointments as adjunct senior lecturers. 

Mandela School’s Executive Education programme equips public leaders
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 - 12:00

The Mandela School’s Executive Education Programme offers senior public leaders and officials, as well as senior national and international actors in the private and non-profit sectors, and members of think tanks, high-level training in various public policy and development areas.

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.

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