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'Guide for co-elaboration of scenarios: Building shared understanding and joint action for reform and security of forest tenure', by Robin Bourgeois

GovInn's Senior Researcher Robin Bourgeois published the 'Guide for co-elaboration of scenarios: Building shared understanding and joint action for reform and security of forest tenure' with The Centre for International Forestry Research. 

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Repatriating migrants misses the point. Systemic issues need to be tackled

In his latest Op-Ed in The Conversation, GovInn Deputy Director Chris Nshimbi says the decision to repatriate the migrants in precarious condition from Libya is a welcome pragmatic intervention that fails to consider the fundamental causes of human flight from Africa.

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'Cape Town should serve as a wake up call for managing water in South Africa', by Magalie Bourblanc in The Conversation

GovInn's Senior Researcher Magalie Bourblanc published the article 'Cape Town should serve as a wake up call for managing water in South Africa' in The Conversation.

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Book Launch: Zimbabwe's Predatory State by Jabusile M. Shumba, 14 February 2018, 11:00 - 13:00

The University of Kwa-Zulu Natal Press, SALO and the University of Pretoria invite you to the launch of Zimbabwe’s Predatory State: Party, Military and Business By Jabusile M. Shumba

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Regional governance regimes to foster labour mobility and development

GovInn Deputy Director, Chris Nshimbi, contributed an article on regional governance regimes and labour mobility in Africa in the latest issue of the ECDPM's Great Insights magazine.

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Resilient Peace

This network will engage with the challenges of building peace in West African states in the context of the withdrawal of Western actors and the promotion of resilience approaches in peacebuilding. The United Nations, regional and national development agencies have invested unprecedented amounts of

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GOVERNANCE AND DEVELOPMENT: NEW CONCEPTS, NEW MEASUREMENTS AND NEW PRACTICES

How can governance evolve and innovate?
Can current crises become opportunities to re-think our social, political and economic governance?

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The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) is the first research institution in Africa dedicated entirely to governance innovation.

GovInn is  an ‘innovation laboratory’ capable of generating new thinking about governance and development. It focuses on cutting-edge research, attracting innovators from all over the world. In short, GovInn is an intellectual ‘inn’ for innovation in the 21st century.

At GovInn we focus on:

 


 

What is governance innovation?
The term 'governance' indicates the complexity of decision-making processes in contemporary political and economic affairs. As opposed to the more traditional 'government', the idea of governance presupposes a fragmentation and diffusion of authority. Due to economic, social and cultural dynamics, no government nowadays can simply govern 'alone'. It is bound to share 'bits and pieces' of authority with other entities, from non-governmental organizations to regional institutions and private corporations. READ MORE


 

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