Sutherland Survey Research Report available
The Afrikaans version of the Report on the household survey we conducted in Sutherland in 2017 is now available on the Research Outputs page; the English translation of the report will be available later. This Report was presented to the Local Municipality in Sutherland in November 2018.
26-27 November: Karoo Futures workshop: Envisioning land reform in South Africa’s drylands
The Chair hosted a very successful ‘Karoo Futures’ Research Workshop on ‘Envisioning land reform in South Africa’s drylands’, at STIAS, Stellenbosch. A workshop report will be forthcoming in 2019.VIEW POST
26-27 November: The Chair is hosting the ‘Karoo Futures’ research workshop at Stellenbosch.
The Chair is hosting its next ‘Karoo Futures’ research workshop on ‘Envisioning land reform in South Africa’s drylands’, at STIAS, Stellenbosch.VIEW POST
19-20 Nov 2018: Davide Chinigò & Cherryl Walker are presenting a paper on knowledge frontiers and the SKA
They are presenting at a seminar on ‘Knowledge production & Knowledge Societies: Africa in its transregional entanglements’, hosted by Stellenbosch University with colleagues from Leipzig University.VIEW POST
12 Nov 2018: Presentation of our Research Chair’s 2017 household socio-economic survey results.
12 Nov 2018: Jan Vorster, Ilse Eigelaar-Meets & Cherryl Walker in Sutherland to present the results of our Research Chair’s 2017 household socio-economic survey to the Hoogland Local Municipality.VIEW POST
Arid Zone Ecology Forum: 15 – 18 October 2018
Cherryl Walker, Stef Borchardt, Melissa Coetzee & Renelle Terblanche are presenting papers/posters at the annual AZEF conference in Robertson.
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Film Screening: 12 October 2018
Film screening in room 401, Arts & Social Sciences Building, Stellenbosch.
Discussion with Dan Yon (Toronto) on his movie Mining Memory: Legacies of St Helena in the Northern Cape.
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28 September 2018: Cherryl Walker & Davide Chinigò to participate in a Research Workshop.
28 September 2018: Cherryl Walker and Davide Chinigò to participate in a Research Workshop with NRF|SARAO Senior Management, at the South African Astronomical Observatory.VIEW POST
POSTGRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES: HONOURS, MA and PhD
The application process for 2019 is open.
The closing date for applications is in November 2018.
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5-7 September: Cherryl Walker & Davide Chinigò to present at the 5th conference of the Association for African Studies in Italy.
Their paper, 'The Future of Land Reform in South Africa. A view from the Northern Cape', will be presented at the University of Bologna.VIEW POST