The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) and the French Embassy in South Africa invite you to a panel discussion on the issue of religion in International Relations and the French approach of “Laïcité” or secularism in this sphere of agency. Panel discussants include H.E Ambassador Jean-Christophe Peaucelle of the French Republic, H.E. Ambassador Iqbal Jhazbhay (UNISA) former ambassador of South Africa to Eritrea and member of the ANC’s commission for international affairs and Professor Willem Fourie ,Associate Professor at the Department of Theology, University of Pretoria. The panel discussion will take place at GovInn headquarters in Old College House, at the University of Pretoria main campus on Monday 27 March at 16:00.
The Center for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) and the Department of Political Sciences (University of Pretoria) held a public lecture on Wednesday, 15 February 2017 entitled “Donald Trump: Aggravator or Catalyst in EU Crises”. The lecture was presented by visiting scholar Dr Wolfgang Seibel from the University of Konstanz, Germany. The lecture was well attended by a variety of scholars and practitioners including members of the diplomatic corps, government and the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) and boasted a strong showing by students in the department eager to engage with a highly topical subject matter.
On Friday, 3 February the Center for the Study of Governance Innovation hosted roundtable discussion to promote two recently released books, one GovInn’s Dr Frank Mattheis and the other by visiting scholar Dr Oliver Stuenkel, Associate Professor of International Relations at the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in São Paulo
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) lecture on the Japanise approach to development in Africa
On 3 February the Center for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) hosted a lecture by the director of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Mr Naohiro Kitano on Japan’s approach to development in Africa
The Center for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) and Department of Political Sciences invite you to our public lecture, “Donald Trump: Aggravator or Catalyzer of the EU crises?” with guest speaker Professor Wolfgang Seibel from the University of Konstanz (Germany).
The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) and the Department of Political Sciences at the university of Pretoria invite you to join us on Friday 3 February for a discussion on the changing landscape of international relations with Professor Oliver Stuenkel (Getulio Vargas Foundation) and Dr Frank Mattheis (GovInn) who have both recently released books on the topic. The session will be moderated by Department of Political Sciences lecturer Sithembile Mbete.
The announced withdrawal of South Africa from the ICC, along with several other African states, has sparked a wide debate on the role and limitations of the Court. It has elicited a renewed focus on global governance institutions, including concerns over the limits and scope of such institutions.
On 14 December, GovInn senior researcher Frank Mattheis will participate in the launch of the book “The New Politics of Regionalisms” at the Centre for Area Studies at the University of Leipzig (Germany). He...
The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) and the University of Pretoria are proud to announce the inaugural Thuli Madonsela Good Governance Public Lecture with former Public Protector Adv Thuli Madonsela. An...
The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) will host GovInn director Lorenzo Fioramonti on the 3rd of November 2016 as part of their HSRC seminar series in collaboration with the University of Pretoria. In this...