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W Cape makes historic appointment with first female Treasury Head

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd February 2024 With over 30 years of experience in the public sector, Julinda Gantana has been appointed Western Cape Provincial Treasury head, the first female... 

W Cape makes historic appointment with first female Treasury Head

Growth, returns and aid shift investor focus to West of Africa

By: Bloomberg     22nd February 2024 Investors in West African countries are enjoying the best returns on the continent, and are shifting money flows to a region that’s performed well... 

Israeli officials push ahead with Rafah plan without precise strategy

By: Bloomberg     22nd February 2024 Israel is determined to push ahead with a goal to move a million or more civilians from Rafah before an attack on the Hamas-held city in Gaza, even... 


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Institute for Security Studies

Only SA’s Parliament can authorise new armed police bodies

15th February 2024 Two recent South African law enforcement initiatives, one in Cape Town, and the other in Gauteng, have provoked interest and in some cases,... 

Institute for Security Studies

Failure to apply East Africa’s Mifugo Protocol keeps violence simmering

15th February 2024 At least 20-million people live in the Karamoja Cluster where Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Ethiopia meet. The area is home to about 14... 

Institute of Race Relations

Prioritising growth key to dispelling cynicism, and turning SA around

14th February 2024 The cynicism pervading the commentary around last week’s State of the Nation Address (SoNA) was entirely predictable, and had been foreshadowed in... 

The Conversation

17-million South Africans live on communal land – new study of a rural valley offers insights on how to manage it

14th February 2024 The Tyhume River, flowing from the forested Amathole Mountains in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province, gives its name to a valley of 20 villages... 

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The national hearing report into the July 2021 unrest in Gauteng and KZN

The national hearing report into the July 2021 unrest in Gauteng and KZN

29th January 2024 The 2021 July Unrest, which unfolded primarily in the KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng Provinces occurred amidst a tense social, economic, and political... 

World Health Organization

Nineteenth meeting of the WHO Vector Control Advisory Group

26th January 2024 Experts from the WHO Vector Control Advisory Group (VCAG) met with product developers, innovators and researchers from 27–28 September 2023 for the... 

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Promoting food security through non-tariff measures: From costs to benefits

26th January 2024 Food insecurity has been increasing dramatically. In 2022, 258-million people in 58 countries faced acute food insecurity, an increase of 34 per... 

Overseas Development Institute

Transforming gender norms for women’s economic rights and empowerment

25th January 2024 Gendered economic inequalities are among the most persistent and significant of all global gender gaps. An important contributing factor remains... 

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Israel defying ICJ ruling to prevent genocide by failing to allow adequate humanitarian aid to reach Gaza

27th February 2024 One month after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered “immediate and effective measures” to protect Palestinians in the occupied Gaza... 

South African Democratic Teachers’ Union

SADTU Free State Media Statement on false accusations by ATM

27th February 2024 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) in Free State notes the ill-informed, electioneering, panicking and reckless statement by the... 

South African Human Rights Commission

SAHRC Western Cape provincial office will host a strategic stakeholder engagement on understanding the financing regulation and oversight in respect of social housing on 27 February 2024

27th February 2024 The South African Human Rights Commission’s (“the Commission”) office in the Western Cape will host a strategic stakeholder engagement with role... 

KZN Premier Nomusa Dube-Ncube

KZN SOPA: DA calls for real solutions and job creation as province faces economic collapse

26th February 2024 As Premier Nomusa Dube-Ncube prepares to deliver her State of the Province Address (SOPA) the DA in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) expects her to provide... 

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Press Offices

Tax Consulting SA

Meddling in Others’ Affairs: The Department of Home Affairs’ “Tax Policy” Amendment

16th February 2024 The Department of Home Affairs’ (the DHA) recent amendments to Immigration Regulations are likely to spark controversy among South African... 

Other Briefs

Condonation – the late referral of section 24 disputes

15th February 2024 A dispute in terms of section 24 of the Labour Relations Act (LRA) was referred to the Public Service Co-ordinating Bargaining Council (PSCBC). The... 

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright advises on US$200M financing for Kamoa mine expansion

14th February 2024 Global law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Kamoa Copper S.A. on the US$200M financing in relation to phase three of the expansion of its... 

Webber Wentzel

Webber Wentzel Earns Industry Recognition at DealMakers Awards

14th February 2024 Webber Wentzel has once again showcased the firm's remarkable expertise and dedication to providing excellent legal advice by earning several... 

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