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Democracy, Transitional Justice, and the Tai Ji Men Case

Bitter Winter English 21 Sep 2021
It is not easy. by Massimo Introvigne* ... Honduras ... Fourth, indemnify the victims. In 2001 the International Center for Transitional Justice was founded in New York by South African white Methodist ordained elder Alex Boraine, who had been the main architect of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa, and by other human rights activists.

From the president’s desk: BRICS countries agree to deepen cooperation to fight Covid-19 in South Africa

Independent online (SA) 13 Sep 2021
... the new South Africa’s future foreign policy ... Since the tectonic shift of 1994 when we made a decisive break with not just apartheid but the international relations outlook of its architects, South Africa’s foreign policy continues to be characterised by this “recasting the net”.

Lincoln Park Zoo taps first woman, scientist as CEO

Chicago Business 08 Sep 2021
Elyssa Cherney. Megan Ross ... MORE ... She is effectively the No ... He’s also overseen major upgrades and renovations to animal habitats, construction of the adjoining nature boardwalk by Studio Gang Architects, partnerships with conservation groups in Africa and a successful $135 million fundraising campaign for new capital projects.  ... “Dr ... ... .

Environmental refugees: The cost of ignoring climate change

The New Arab 30 Aug 2021
Six Degrees of Climate Emergency, predicts that "with no food, no water, and no cattle, people throughout sub-Saharan Africa will face famine on a scale not seen in the modern era". Nnimmo Bassey, Nigerian architect and environmental activist, echoes Lynas, stating that "by 2025, ...

Ghanaian architects fight government over David Adjaye contracts

Ghana Web 27 Aug 2021
•The architects said government flouted its own rules in awarding the contract to Sir David Adjaye ... The Ghana Institute of Architects has accused government of sidestepping procurement procedures in the awarding of design contract for the 111 health facilities to the architectural firm owned by Sir David Adjaye.

German-Africa Summit: Chancellor Merkel’s good-bye and the end of an era

Indian Express 27 Aug 2021
The conference would mark an era in which Africa played a greater role in German politics than before ... the Compact-with-Africa initiative, the prestige project of the German G20 presidency ... “Compact with Africa is working ... This means that the two most important architects of Germany’s new Africa policy are getting off the boat.

Tunisia: President must lift arbitrary travel bans

Amnesty 26 Aug 2021
Tunisian authorities have imposed unlawful and arbitrary travel bans against people in recent weeks without justification and in the absence of any judicial order, in a blatant violation of their right to freedom of movement,” said Heba Morayef, Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa at Amnesty International.

Top 10 new books from Loot that you have to read

Independent online (SA) 19 Aug 2021
South Africa’s story is often presented as a triumph of new over old, but while formal apartheid was abolished decades ago, stark and distressing similarities persist ... Khaya Dlanga is one of South Africa’s favourite authors ... A Pretoria Boy - The Story Of South Africa's Public Enemy Number One.

iWeb Inc. completed the acquisition of Tingo Mobile Plc.

The Salamanca Press 19 Aug 2021
in an all stock deal for a consideration of 928 million Class A Common shares, and 65 million Class B common Shares valuing Tingo Mobile at $3.7 Billion USD, one of the most valuable Fintech companies to ever emerge from Africa ... As CEO of Made In Africa Foundation, Dr ... Africa is the second-largest continent by land mass and population.

Telling the African story from an African perspective

Ghana Web 18 Aug 2021
Africa, especially in the eyes of the Western media, has focused on things going wrong ... “The journalist is one of the major architects of the new Ghana and of the new Africa. It is by his work that our people can have some idea of what we are thinking and know something of the events in Africa and the world.

ANC pays tribute to struggle stalwart Dan Montsitsi

Independent online (SA) 14 Aug 2021
FOLLOWING the passing of Struggle activist and 1976 Soweto uprising student leader Dan Montsitsi, the ANC has lauded him for his enormous contributed to the downfall of apartheid and described him as one of the architects of South Africa’s new democracy.

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The Salamanca Press 02 Aug 2021
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Gogo Qwelane was a true soldier

Independent online (SA) 01 Aug 2021
Unfortunately, the subject has been taught so badly in most countries, and in South Africa particularly where Hendrik Verwoerd, the ’Architect of Apartheid’ entered a deliberate covenant of destruction ... May the Soul of Gogo Qwelane Rest In Peace – she served the children of South Africa well and showed that the nation deserves differently.

The power of Israel's economy - editorial

The Jerusalem Post 31 Jul 2021
And Kushner’s firm – called Affinity Partners - will pursue regional investments and use the Israeli office as a hub to pursue investments that connect the Jewish state, the Gulf, India and North Africa. Kushner was the key architect behind the normalization agreements ...

Jerusalem's legendary neighborhood for authors celebrates centennial

The Jerusalem Post 29 Jul 2021
Despite these attractions, Michelle Frankel, a longtime resident and architect who made aliyah from South Africa decades ago, explains that “unlike other neighborhoods in Jerusalem, this neighborhood doesn’t have a little community center or anything like that.” .