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25 June 2017
                       
 
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23 Jun 2017
 
 
High Commissioner ‘seized’ with avoiding post-Brexit trade interruption with South Africa
TRADE RELATIONS
British High Commissioner to South Africa Nigel Casey says he is currently “very seized” with ensuring that measures are put in place “timeously” to guarantee no interruption in the trade...
 
 
21 Jun 2017
 
DEA: Environmental Affairs Minister to attend 3rd BRICS Ministers of Environment meeting
STATEMENT
The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, will from 22 to 23 June 2017 attend the third BRICS meeting of of Ministers of Environment in Tianjin, People’s Republic of China. The BRICS...
 
 
 
 
Impunity in Domestic Violence Cases in the Brazilian State of Roraima
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Roraima is the deadliest state for women and girls in Brazil. Killings of women rose 139 percent from 2010 to 2015, reaching 11.4 homicides per 100,000 women that year, the latest for which there...
 
 
The threat to South Africa's democracy runs deeper than state capture
THE CONVERSATION
A recently released report written by a group of South African social scientists, “Betrayal of the Promise”, considers the widespread capture of state institutions by a network linked to President...
 
 
20 Jun 2017
 
 
 
Have black peoples’ lives improved after apartheid?
INSTITUTE OF RACE RELATIONS
When South Africa transitioned into democracy in 1994, socio-economic conditions were disheartening, especially amongst Blacks. Nelson Mandela’s democratic government faced an enormous challenge in...
 
 
South Africans hate the Guptas because they are Indian - MKMVA
POLITICS
South Africans only have an issue with the Gupta family because of their Indian origins, says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA). The MKMVA also said the Guptas were just a...
 
 
19 Jun 2017
 
Amplats' exit from Brazil platinum prospect sparks London listing
PLATINUM
The withdrawal of South Africa’s Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) from a platinum group metals (PGM) project in Brazil has opened the way for Jangada Mines to acquire the asset and head for the...
 
 
15 Jun 2017
 
Back to the future for ANC foreign policy?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Later this month South Africa’s ruling party begins its five-yearly policy conference to determine the direction to be taken by the new African National Congress (ANC) president who will be elected...
 
 
11 Jun 2017
 
ANC: Statement of the ANC NEC Subcommittee on International Relations on its Policy Discussion Document
STATEMENT
The African National Congress Subcommittee on International Relations presents to you, today, its Policy Discussion Document titled; The ANC in an unpredictable and uncertain world that is...
 
 
09 Jun 2017
 
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative just a bedtime story?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
‘Once upon a time several routes led from China to central Asia and to Europe. It was called the Silk Road. People put things on camels and crossed the desert to trade with other people. Then...
 
 
07 Jun 2017
 
How South Africa can fix the fact that one in four of its children go hungry
THE CONVERSATION
The most recent data shows that 27.4% of South African children under the age of five are too short for their age or suffer from stunting. Children are stunted when they don’t grow at an adequate...
 
 
29 May 2017
 
 
 
Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017
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Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017 presents the status of renewable energy employment, both by technology and in selected countries, over the past year. In this fourth edition, the...
 
 
26 May 2017
 
DED: Ebrahim Patel: Address by Minister of Economic Development, during the budget vote 2017/18, Parliament, Cape Town (25/05/2017)
Economic Development
The global and domestic economic context shapes the work of the Department and agencies that make up the economic development portfolio.
 
 
Why no lift-off for Africa’s branch of the BRICS bank?
SAIIA
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) would open its Africa Regional Centre (ARC) in Johannesburg in March 2016, South Africa’s then finance minister Pravin Gordhan confidently announced in February...
 
 
25 May 2017
 
 
 
Implement transformation now and avoid being pushed to do so or being driven out of business
OPINION
Companies with foresight should embrace and actively implement transformation now, and not wait for “radical economic transformation” to force them to do so or to push them out of business, argues...
 
 
 
                       
 
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