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Highlights from the Building Bridges Expert Meeting on Accountability and Inclusivity
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 11:30

In August 2017, the Building Bridges team hosted a group of global experts in accountable governance at the Erinvale Estate for a two day high-level conference on the theme Accountability and Inclusivity: Governance and Growth in an Era of Mistrust.

Participants on the programme
Emerging African Leaders Programme 2018 - Nominations Open!
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 15:00

Nominations are open for the 2018 Emerging African Leaders Programme

Report from the African Union Regional Youth Consultation in Tanzania
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 14:00

Building Bridges officer Mabel Sithole flew to Arusha, Tanzania at the end of August to attend the African Union Regional Youth Consultation on harnessing young people's meaningful electoral participation.

Postcard from Dakar
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:15

While our LeAD Campus students gear up for their Paris visit on 24 September, we take a moment to reflect on their experiences in Dakar, courtesy of some personal reflections and photographs from Dr Marianne Camerer in this 'virtual postcard'.

Professor Carlos Lopes appointed member of ILO Commission
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 16:30

GSDPP Professor Carlos Lopes has been selected to be part of a select, high-level panel for the Global Commission on the Future of Work, hosted by the International Labour Organisation.

GSDPP Adjunct Professor represents at the World Summit
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 14:00

Adjunct Professor Dr Alison Gillwald represented GSDPP on the High-Level Panel at the World Summit on the Information Society held in Geneva in June 2017. 

Alan Hirsch
Alan Hirsch to give Alumni lecture in London
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 11:30

GSDPP Director Alan Hirsch will give an address to UCT Alumni in London in September on the topic "Africa and the Challenge of Inequality: Enabling African Leadership."

Presentations for the position of Lecturer in Development Policy and Practice
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 09:00

GSDPP will be hosting presentations for the position of Lecturer in Development Policy and Practice (nGAP post) on 27 and 28 June 2017. The presentations are over two days and all are welcome to participate and give feedback to the selection committee.

Professor Alan Hirsch
Public protector's 30-year old bailout pursuit is sending SA on a wild goose chase
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 14:45

Article appears on Mail & Guardian, 21 June 2017, by Professor Alan Hirsch


Livestream: TIPS Development Dialogue Seminar - Transforming agri-systems
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 11:00

The Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice (GSDPP) invites you to a livestream of a Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) Development Dialogue Seminar on Transforming agri-systems on Monday, 26 June 2017. Livestreaming will take place from 13:30-16:00, in the GSDPP Boardroom.

Apply for an Inaugural Tekano Health Fellowship
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 23:00

Applications close at the end of May for the Tekano Health Equity Fellowship. 

LSE Professor offers Winter School course on 'Making Change Happen'
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 11:30

GSDPP Faculty and students will partner with London School of Economics Professor and Oxfam Senior Strategic Advisor Duncan Green to offer a two week Winter School course on making change happen.