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Mindfulness makes for more ethical business leadership
Mindfulness makes for more ethical business leadership
As a business school in an emerging market, the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) is exposed to complexity and flux — but in a volatile...
Edwin Cameron’s fight for humane prisons
Edwin Cameron’s fight for humane prisons
Justice Edwin Cameron is going to jail. The recently retired Constitutional Court judge is the new inspecting judge of the Judicial Inspectorate...
How our urine and faeces can be used to fuel growth and create a cleaner environment
How our urine and faeces can be used to fuel growth and create a cleaner environment
Our current global resource model is linear: it involves take-use-dispose. This can lead to waste and places little emphasis on making the most of...
Why South Africa is the world’s most unequal society
Why South Africa is the world’s most unequal society
The label is used so often it runs the risk of monotony. But a new report sheds light on the full, multidimensional nightmare of South...
Report finds most SA universities well run
Report finds most SA universities well run
Amid infrastructure backlogs, funding for students and governance issues, universities such as Fort Hare and the University of Zululand (UniZulu)...
Giant new refinery: curse or boon?
Giant new refinery: curse or boon?
Global oil giant Aramco, owned by Saudi Arabia, will meet the Central Energy Fund (CEF) to discuss building a 300 000-barrels-a day new oil...
Restoring dignity to Khoe, San remains
Restoring dignity to Khoe, San remains
A University of Cape Town (UCT) project set up to identify and rebury the remains of several Khoe and San individuals could set the benchmark for...
Siya Kolisi's inspiring tale is seductive but limited
Siya Kolisi's inspiring tale is seductive but limited
It is understandable but limited to be moved by stories of exceptional individuals overcoming incredible odds to achieve world-class feats. Four...
UCT academics cry foul over dean’s appointment process
UCT academics cry foul over dean’s appointment process
The process of appointing a dean of humanities at the University of Cape Town (UCT) has divided academics in the faculty of humanities, with some...
Personal growth crucial to social change
Personal growth crucial to social change
When you say the word “innovation”, most people tend to think “technology and IT”. After all, it was a tech company — Google —...

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