Tag Archives: Africa

South Africa: What’s Yours is Mine and What’s Mine is Mine

In Naidoo v Discovery Life Limited & others the Supreme Court of Appeal was faced with the main task of determining whether a risk-only policy with a beneficiary clause constitutes an asset in the joint-estate. This case deals with two… … Continue reading

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Transforming Rural Africa – Cambridge, MA

The NBER will host Transforming Rural Africa on Feb. 28 – Mar. 1, 2019 in Cambridge, MA. The deadline for proposals is Nov. 1, 2018. The conference will bring together researchers who offer a range of perspectives on the structural … Continue reading

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South Africa summer: Visiting the southern tip of the motherland

Since a young age, I have been drawn towards the understanding of other cultures and have had a desire to experience those cultures in their native land. It is a belief of mine that when we as individuals remove ourselves … Continue reading

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International Center for Journalists Knight Middle East/North Africa Fellowship 2018 for Investigative Reporters

The International Center for Journalists seeks outstanding applicants with a strong background in digital journalism for a six-month ICFJ Knight Fellowship to help investigative reporters in the MENA region produce stories that are cutting-edge and compelling to audiences. The Fellow will […] Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Book review: Conceptualizing Copyright Exceptions in China and South Africa

In her latest book, ‘Conceptualizing Copyright Exceptions in China and South Africa’,Jia Wangprovides a detailed comparative study of copyright exceptions in the context of research and education specifically. The book starts with a discussion of the international framework for copyright … Continue reading

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