Recent posts

Monday - 09 January 2017 : Week 02
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09 : 15 : 20 How forensic science can unlock the mysteries of human evolution 11
09 : 14 : 26 Why Zimbabwe's use of elephants to pay off old debt to China is problematic 75
08 : 43 : 47 Southern Africa's former liberators offer rich lessons in political populism 61
08 : 43 : 42 Africa is poised for sustainable growth and development. But there are risks 59
Friday - 06 January 2017 : Week 01
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09 : 26 : 00 Sustainability key in 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards 88
19 : 59 : 13 Incubating ideas on how southern Africa can manage the Anthropocene 50
19 : 58 : 38 Ramaphosa has what it takes to fix South Africa's ailing ANC. But ... 94
19 : 58 : 17 Ethiopia's political ripple a big test for infrastructure-led Chinese approach 60
19 : 58 : 07 Female slaves' stories from the 1830s echo today's fight against patriarchy = Contextual 18
10 : 49 : 23 Why caution is called for when analysing South Africa's matric results = Contextual 17
15 : 28 : 11 Organised crime in the fisheries sector starts to get the attention it deserves = Contextual 14
15 : 28 : 01 Why we built an artificial cave to teach our students about ancient art = Contextual 17
15 : 27 : 47 South Africa's ANC can only be salvaged by leadership of epic ethical proportions 87
15 : 27 : 18 Study provides fresh insights into the benefits of mobile money in Kenya 59
Saturday - 07 January 2017 : Week 01
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08 : 16 : 00 China leads charge to promote sub-Saharan infrastructure = Contextual 16
Tuesday - 03 January 2017 : Week 01
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13 : 41 : 00 Ensure your building dreams don't turn into a construction nightmare = Contextual 18
10 : 11 : 17 Why elephants kept in captivity suffer from sore feet = Contextual 18
Wednesday - 04 January 2017 : Week 01
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13 : 25 : 00 2016's matriculants should adopt vocational training - MBAWC = Contextual 15
Saturday - 31 December 2016 : Week 52
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22 : 27 : 49 SA's top Property Media honoured at 2016 SAPOA Awards = Contextual 17
06 : 00 : 00 Getting smarter about city lights is good for us and nature too = Contextual 24
06 : 00 : 00 SA home-building sector in decline 103
Friday - 30 December 2016 : Week 52
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10 : 30 : 34 Lesser-known stories of how ordinary South Africans felt the effect of an active public protector 91
01 : 18 : 22 The Fuel Duel: How Utilizing Alternative Resources Saves Our Planet = Contextual 19
12 : 41 : 31 US housing affordability reaches 8-year low = Contextual 19
11 : 03 : 00 Managing the attack surface of a smart city = Contextual 19
08 : 39 : 22 A year of reading, writing and consuming photographs as snapshots of stories = Contextual 20
11 : 44 : 06 Political turmoil in 2016 can be traced back to the 2008 financial crisis 80
Thursday - 29 December 2016 : Week 52
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06 : 00 : 00 These six utopian cities of the future will help you re-imagine life on Earth = Contextual 16
09 : 39 : 00 SMMEs benefit from SANRAL funded projects in Southern Cape = Contextual 18
06 : 00 : 00 Old Mutual installs largest corporate solar carport in SA 87
Saturday - 24 December 2016 : Week 51
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06 : 20 : 59 Using fiction to make the curious links between financial risk and terrorism = Contextual 58
21 : 52 : 24 China's new commercial media is complicating the Party's good news narrative about Africa = Contextual 25
21 : 52 : 22 20% maths decree sets a dangerous precedent for schooling in South Africa 92
21 : 52 : 14 Development in Africa is on a firm footing – here's how to take it to the next level 96
Friday - 23 December 2016 : Week 51
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06 : 00 : 00 Keshav Padaruth named youngest RICS fellow in Africa = Contextual 31
20 : 33 : 07 Study: People in green buildings think better, sleep better = Contextual 28
07 : 56 : 00 Macozoma plans 'balanced funding portfolio' for road upgrades 489
06 : 00 : 00 Castle of Good Hope renovations complete 143
Wednesday - 21 December 2016 : Week 51
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17 : 37 : 40 How Solar Power Can Improve Air Quality in Urban Areas = Contextual 26
17 : 02 : 42 The future of TV -- where documentary meets fiction meets mocumentary = Contextual 30
17 : 02 : 33 To survive, South Africa's universities must learn to engage with chaos 102
17 : 02 : 19 Refugees in Africa faced bitter disappointments in 2016 = Contextual 24
11 : 26 : 00 AfDB commits $74.9m for Dar, Maputo road network 123
Thursday - 22 December 2016 : Week 51
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12 : 37 : 46 UCLG signs MOU on learning with German Connective Cities network = Contextual 53
06 : 00 : 00 Community scale projects are Africa's energy future 79
Tuesday - 20 December 2016 : Week 51
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07 : 10 : 00 Ethiopia inaugurates dam to double energy output 63
06 : 00 : 00 Stepping up solar efforts = Contextual 28
06 : 00 : 00 Slum health is not urban health: why we must distinguish between the two 107
20 : 01 : 58 Meeting of the UN-Habitat Governing Council = Contextual 24
19 : 46 : 47 EU Policy Forum on Development = Contextual 24
19 : 09 : 45 Mediterranean City-to-City Migration Project 4th Peer-to-Peer Meeting on Refugees Hosting at City Level   = Contextual 22
18 : 09 : 19 Barcelona 2017 - UCLG Retreat = Contextual 26
18 : 04 : 29 UCLG Strategic Meeting for Committees and Working Groups = Contextual 26