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South Africa Partners Executive Director, Judy Bigby, Reflects on Mandela's Centenary

by Dr. Judy Bigby
Celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday: Inspire Young Leaders to Continue to Fight for Basic Justice and Democracy “I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons will live...

Public Lecture: The Data Revolution in African Economic History presented by Stellenbosch University

July 26 & 30: Please join South Africa Partners in welcoming Professor Johan Fourie and his colleagues from Stellenbosch University to Boston and NYC. Space is limited so please RSVP below by July 18. NYC Thursday, July 26, 2018 6:30 - 9:30 PM EDT ING 1133 6th Avenue New York, NY 10019 RSVP HERE...

Mandela's 100th Birthday at the Massachusetts State House!

Please join Bridgewater State University and South Africa Partners in partnership with Senator Jason Lewis and Representative Byron Rushing in honoring Nelson Mandela's Centenary and welcoming Young African Leadership Fellows to Massachusetts. Wednesday, July 18, 2018 2:00 to 4:00 PM State House,...

Highlights: Mandela Centenary Celebration

On Sunday, June 17, 2018, South Africa Partners and the JFK Library Foundation hosted an open discussion with South African activists Max and Elinor Sisulu at the JFK Presidential Library and Museum to honor Nelson Mandela’s Centenary. The event celebrated Mandela’s uniting leadership and reflected...

Destigmatizing HIV, TB and Other Chronic Diseases Through Sports and Healthy Living

South Africa Partners
On April 18th, 2018, members of the South Africa Partners team took part in a TB awareness sports day at one of the eight partner prisons that we work with, the Baviaanspoort Correctional Centre, just east of Pretoria. The message reinforced throughout the day, by the Peer Educators whom led the...