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    SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 will address Africa’s most pressing challenges
    SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 will address Africa’s most pressing challenges
    SingularityU South Africa is proud to announce that the SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix and...
    Growing enterprises, for a healthy economy
    Growing enterprises, for a healthy economy
    The SMME sector in South Africa has been historically constrained by the legal and regulatory environment, access to markets, access to finance,...
    International Indian Ocean expedition
    International Indian Ocean expedition
    In the 1960s, Australia made a significant contribution to the first International Indian Ocean Expedition through repeated voyages along the...
    New marine robotics unit
    New marine robotics unit
    Nelson Mandela University has been chosen by the IIOE-2 to be the hub for marine robotics in a Western Indian Ocean (WIO)-wide research network....
    Vehicle tyre particles a major marine polluter
    Vehicle tyre particles a major marine polluter
    "Globally, we are increasingly concerned about microplastic and nanoplastic pollution in the ocean, because if a particle of this size is ingested...
    Maritime engineering and naval architecture
    Maritime engineering and naval architecture
    As part of Nelson Mandela University’s growth in the marine and maritime space, in January 2018 its Faculty of Engineering, the Built Environment...
    Life below water from Zanzibar
    Life below water from Zanzibar
    The Zanzibar-based Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (Wiomsa) is supporting scientists in the region to advance ocean science, ocean...
    Coastal link in the origins of human awareness
    Coastal link in the origins of human awareness
    The cognitive revolution of humans took place when we evolved not only anatomically but also cognitively. For signs of human development into...
    Era of marine spatial planning
    Era of marine spatial planning
    South Africa has more ocean territory than land, and more than 40% of South Africans live on or near a coastline. In 2014, the government launched...
    The marine plastic pollution crisis
    The marine plastic pollution crisis
    Peter Manyara is the South Africa-based regional project co-ordinator for the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Marine...
    One Ocean Hub
    One Ocean Hub
    Nelson Mandela University is part of an ambitious new £20-million UK Government Research and Innovation Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF)...
    IUCN Marine Mammal Task Force includes SA
    IUCN Marine Mammal Task Force includes SA
    In March 2019, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Marine Mammal Protected Areas Task Force (the “Task Force”)...