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Mark Paterson

Mark Paterson

Mark Paterson is a senior journalist and communications consultant with a wide range of non-governmental, government and academic organisations.
    Shaping cities goes beyond student beds
    Shaping cities goes beyond student beds
    Beds, it would seem from a cursory reading of the South African business press, are a major issue. The government has announced that a staggering...
    SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development
    SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development
    The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has received much negative press domestically since its establishment in 1992.
    No tidy truths in the post-colony
    No tidy truths in the post-colony
    The nationwide decolonisation campaign started by students in 2015 risks undermining the country’s higher education system and its capacity to...
    ​SADC must be more open about region-building
    ​SADC must be more open about region-building
    The Southern African Development Community (SADC) needs to adopt a more genuinely democratic approach to spreading the word about its work and to...
    Why mere knowledge transfer fails
    Why mere knowledge transfer fails
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