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26 Jul 2019 | The Stellenbosch launch of Poverty & Inequality: Diagnosis, Prognosis, Responses

Responding to poverty and inequality in South Africa requires more than focussing on the structural aspects of the economy. The humiliation that gener...

24 Jul 2019 | Launch of 'The Cape Radicals': Remembering South Africa's early thinkers who saw through racial ideology

Deep in the heart of late 1930’s Cape Town, a theory of anti-racialism began to emerge from a group of young thinkers who called themselves the ...

24 Jul 2019 | EDP Presents at Exploratory Workshop to Assist the Northern Cape Innovation Forum (NCIF)

Dr. Sikhulumile Sinyolo,  Dr. Peter Jacobs and Dr. Irma Booyens from EPD presented on the Tools for Local Innovation Advancement (T4LIA), develo...

24 Jul 2019 | EDP Presents at Exploratory Workshop to Assist the Northern Cape Innovation Forum (NCIF)

The workshop took place on the 18 July 2019 in Kimberley at the Sol Plaatje University (SPU) with stakeholders who represent the Northern Cape Innovat...

19 Jul 2019 | Celebrating Madiba: a bright light reflected and refracted in a thousand tiny ways on Mandela day

On what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 101 birthday, South Africans around the country engaged in acts of giving: from redistributing food to ...

18 Jul 2019 | SVNP 2019 CONFERENCE ABIDJAN, COTE D'IVOIRE

The Southern Voices Network for Peace (SNVP) 2019 Conference was held in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, from the 15 - 18 July 2019, under the auspices ...

28 Jun 2019 | HSRC Board member Prof Zungu receives 2019 NSTF award

HSRC Board member Prof Lindiwe Zungu is among the winners of the 2018/2019 NSTF-South 32 Awards. Prof Zungu who is also the Executive Dean: Graduate S...

26 Jun 2019 | Hostile environments faced by refugees: climate change, migrant myths and policy in South Africa

The number of displaced people worldwide is at a record high of over 70 million people, according to the most recent UNHCR (UN Refugee Agency) data. O...

25 Jun 2019 | Dissatisfaction with government's anti-corruption efforts linked to voter abstention in 2019 elections

South Africans have increasingly viewed corruption as one of the major issues facing the country. Data from the Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) presen...

21 Jun 2019 | Professor Leslie Bank involved in launching new African ethnographies at European African Studies Conference in Edinburgh

Professor Leslie Bank, a general editor for southern Africa in the International African Library series published by Cambridge University Press, parti...