Center for African Studies - Africa Office (Rosebank Office Park, 179/181 Jan Smuts Ave., 1st Floor - Block C
Culture, Heritage & Intellectual Property Dialogue featuring presentations by Darren Olivier, Lita Miti-Qamata, and Maureen Makoko of Adams & Adams
Thursday, September 27th, 2018 @ 5:30pm (South Africa Time)
Globally, interest in African fashion, fine art, and other expressions of cultural heritage continue to grow. This popularity has created numerous avenues for the international community to learn more about the cultures of the continent; and for African communities to ceate livelihoods and facilitate economic development through the expansion of...
Today I had the great privilege of meeting and speaking with Winnie Mandela, widow of Nelson Mandela and a crucial leader of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa in her own right.
Several of us were in Johannesburg for the opening of the Harvard Center for African Studies (CAS) office here – the first CAS outpost on the continent. I’m the HBS representative to the CAS Executive Committee. We also have an office here – the brand new HBS Africa Research Center under the direction of Pippa Armerding – and I’m the Faculty Chair.
Inanda Club, Forrest Road, Inanda, Johannesburg, South Africa
in recognition of the opening of the Harvard University Center for African Studies' Africa Office, the Center for African Studies will host the 2nd Annual Hakeem and Myma Belo-Osagie Distinguished African Business and Entrepreneurship Lecture, which is open to the public. The Lecture draws lessons from prominent African leaders and will feature three prominent panelists. The panel for the public lecture comprises Former President of the African Development Bank & African Union Special Envoy for Finance & Peace Fund, Donald Kaberuka; Chief Executive Officer for Sygnia...