Lage der Nation: kritisch

Südafrikas schwerer Reformweg

In der „State of the Nation Address“ (SONA) am 13. Februar, skizzierte Präsident Cyril Ramaphosa einmal mehr seine Reformpolitik, die das Land wieder auf Vordermann bringen soll.
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Lern, Debate, Network

KAS-CONNECT Johannesburg Edition

Mmusi Maimane kicked off our first KAS-Connect Johannesburg Edition.
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Democracy! Why do we need it? How do we study it?


Are you interested in a online course, dealing with democracy and its importance? Click on the link for further information!
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Xenophobia and South Africa

South African Constitution obliges the State to protect the rights of all who live in the country. Xenophobic attacks of the last years frighten many people.
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Unpacking the Implications of the National Health Insurance Bill

The discussion was jointly hosted by the Centre for Constitutional Rights and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. The expert speakers were Mr Michael Settas and Mr Russel Rensburg.
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Brazil´s Populist Pendulum: The Outcome and Lessons

“Brazil´s Populist Pendulum: The Out-come and Lessons” was the theme of the SAIIA Speakers Meeting, hosted by the South African Institute for International Affairs (SAIIA) in partne...
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Transformative Leadership confronts the past to shape the future we want

The networking breakfast with Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng on 08 November 2019 focused on the topic “Transformative leadership confronts the past to shape the future we want”.
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Can Democracy and Peace finally come to Mozambique?

On 13 November the fourth and last event in the SAIFAC Africa Forum series for 2019 was held at Constitution Hill. The topic was “Can democracy and peace finally come to Mozambique?...
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Event Report

Unpacking the Report of the Presidential Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture

The breakfast discussion focused on unpacking of the Report by three invited experts, who shared their opinion and expertise with the audience.
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Future Africa Campus
Angela Merkel visits University of Pretoria
For more than one hour, students debated with Angela Merkel about various challenges, such as gender equality, renewable energies or the German-South African bilateral relations.
The Future of African Cities
KAS-SAIIA Alumni and Networking Dinner
Since twenty years, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung South Africa and the South African Institute of International Affairs give out scholarships to very talented master students.
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Strong Cities 2030

Promoting global collaboration and knowledge sharing for sustainable urban development
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