This is the title of a new book by Dr Jakkie Cilliers, head of "African Futures and Innovation" at our partner ISS. President Cyril Ramaphosa praised the book as "A roadmap that could turn Africa's potential into prosperity". Thousands followed the panel discussion at a launch during "The Gathering" at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
The evidence shows compellingly that the best way to protect people against the Covid-19 virus is to minimize travel and group interactions as far as possible. Prevention in the sense of social distancing is currently the only measure to contain the spread of the virus.
In South Africa, young people are increasingly losing confidence in politics. The legacy of Nelson Mandela is at stake. In cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education, the Hanns Seidel Foundation has developed lecturer guides for civic education at colleges for vocational training.
On February 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela was released from prison in Cape Town - he had been detained by the Apartheid government for 27 years, most of this time on Robben Island. On Tuesday, the 30th anniversary of his release was commemorated with special events in Cape Town. #MandelaReturns
How can the Constitution be brought to life? How do we overcome the legacy of South Africa's divided past - and the social ills and deep hurt that come with it, and build a better, more just society? Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng truly spoke to these questions as he delivered a lecture which is bound to be quoted for a long time to come.