Thabo Mbeki
03/21/2017 at 15:48. Facebook
Over the past two years, South African public universities have been engulfed by a wave of protests by students demanding free education, social justice for contract workers of university outsourced services as well as transformation of the sector.

Transformation: The time is now. – Thabo Mbeki Foundation
"We need to ask the question, as African women’s activists: Are there any dominant ideologies that divide us into different groups of women that affect how we identify with each other as African women? Beyond the patriarchal ideology of gender, we have the capitalist ideology of class, and the colonial ideology of imperialism acting normatively to separate us as one group of African women...
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Ms Tsitsi Dangarembga speaking on African Women's Activism.
President Thabo Mbeki live on SABCnews channel 404, celebrating 14 years of the African Peer Review Mechanism. #APRMDAY.
Zimbabwean author, filmmaker, playwright, poet and activist, Ms Tsitsi Dangarembga will be the keynote speaker and panellist at this year’s International Women’s Day inter-generational discussion.

Theme: Woman Activism in Africa: Is Feminism Divisive, unAfrican and anti-Black? Debunking the Myth.
MEETING OF MINDS: Kenyan novelist and intellectual, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, visited President Thabo Mbeki at his house in Johannesburg this afternoon.

Thiong'o who left South Africa tonight was in the country at the invitation of the National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences to deliver lectures at the Universities of the Witwatersrand, Cape Town and Fort Hare on the subject of...
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"Universities are struggling to cope with student movements’ revolutionary demands for relevant, decolonised and free education. In his inaugural speech, Mbeki raised a number of issues, two of which I’d like to analyse here. He explored the idea of “the university” and its role, and also outlined his understanding of the role that knowledge plays in society...The million dollar question is...
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Thabo Mbeki calls for a 'rebirth'. Is South Africa up to the task?
President Thabo Mbeki's inaugural address as Chancellor of UNISA is live on eNCA and SABC channel 404.
President Thabo Mbeki receiving the book of Degrees of Excellence - Honorary Graduates of UNISA. #UNISACHANCELLOR
You can watch President Thabo Mbeki's investiture as Chancellor of UNISA, live on eNCA. [ Link ]
"Imbued with deep-seated political convictions and a pride in being African, Mbeki challenged the common negative stereotypes of Africa as the “hopeless continent” and Africans as incapable of managing their own affairs without Western intervention. Therefore, his promotion of the necessity of an African Renaissance and the New African Partnership for African Development (NEPAD) were launched...
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BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Thabo Mbeki I Know’ | Pambazuka News

The Thabo Mbeki Foundation wishes to convey its deep condolences to the family of former Springbok scrum-half and Captain, Joost van der Westhuizen, who passed away yesterday.

Westhuizen was an outstanding rugby player and sports personality who kept millions of South Africans entertained and thrilled by his...
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Address Of The Patron Of The TMF, Thabo Mbeki, At The 2017 Mining Indaba Ministerial Symposium: Cape Town, 5 February, 2017

Address Of The Patron Of The TMF, Thabo Mbeki, At The 2017 Mining Indaba Ministerial Symposium: Cape Town, 5 February, 2017 – Thabo Mbeki Foundation