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Wednesday - 01 March 2017 : Week 09
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15 : 21 : 46 2nd International Conference on National Urban Policies 27
15 : 11 : 28 UN-Habitat Governing Council 26
15 : 03 : 26 Meeting of the Council of UCLG Eurasia 23
14 : 57 : 22 High Level SDG Financing Lab 26
13 : 52 : 41 World Water Day 29
13 : 34 : 23 Play and learn with UCLG Memory card game on the SDGs and local action 27
12 : 22 : 13 The 3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum 2017 25
12 : 14 : 31 The 7th UCLG ASPAC Congress 22
11 : 51 : 09 Transform Africa Summit - Smart Cities 26
15 : 11 : 45 LID Design Considerations for an Uncertain Climate Future = Contextual 28
Thursday - 02 March 2017 : Week 09
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13 : 47 : 00 Using quantity surveyors on projects could prevent corruption 23
11 : 41 : 00 African urbanisation tops RICS Africa Summit agenda 31
16 : 53 : 07 How South Africa's mining industry can change its ways 90
16 : 52 : 44 Good mentorship has the power to unlock university students' potential = Contextual 34
16 : 52 : 25 Thabo Mbeki calls for a 'rebirth'. Is South Africa up to the task? 89
16 : 52 : 01 Rest in power, Miriam Tlali: author, enemy of apartheid and feminist 92
17 : 27 : 19 Lessons from Africa prove the incredible value of mother tongue learning 81
17 : 26 : 16 Is China displacing traditional aid donors in Africa? The evidence suggests not 80
17 : 25 : 40 Africa has a long history of fake news after years of living with non-truth 89
Tuesday - 28 February 2017 : Week 09
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11 : 10 : 00 ACSA to ramp up infrastructure for air cargo traffic 114
18 : 00 : 22 CIB annual meeting 2017 = Contextual 28
15 : 03 : 18 International Conference on Urban Planning and Management 82
10 : 08 : 00 Survey offers insights into global trends, future of smart cities = Contextual 30
09 : 04 : 00 Streamlining the installation of a complex residential roof - a case study = Contextual 25
Monday - 27 February 2017 : Week 09
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11 : 51 : 51 Cape Messenger : Updated holding statement (27 February 2017) 104
11 : 23 : 00 #DesignMonth: SA interior designers on par with international counterparts = Contextual 25
09 : 04 : 00 Streamlining the installation of a complex residential roof - a case study = Contextual 23
18 : 59 : 36 Morocco's membership of the AU: has unity finally been achieved? = Contextual 37
18 : 59 : 14 South Africa needs to do more to plug its deficit than target the rich = Contextual 28
18 : 59 : 05 The peer-review system for academic papers is badly in need of repair = Contextual 31
Friday - 24 February 2017 : Week 08
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09 : 55 : 00 #DesignMonth: How to revive retail interior using Pantone's Colour of the Year = Contextual 27
23 : 08 : 07 How the African Union's planned overhaul may affect its ties with China 165
23 : 07 : 32 Physical inactivity is hurting the health of people in countries like Kenya. There's a solution 347
18 : 09 : 24 South Africa's budget: some good moves, but not enough to fix mounting problems 128
17 : 07 : 03 Why Gordhan's silence on South Africa's nuclear option is a good sign 148
08 : 31 : 00 UJ student takes top regional award in architecture competition = Contextual 31
06 : 40 : 00 Morocco tops new survey on quality of African urban life = Contextual 34
16 : 34 : 26 Trump is right on Congo's minerals, but for all the wrong reasons = Contextual 37
16 : 34 : 20 South Africa’s airports company faces a hard landing. Why this is bad news for the country = Contextual 32
16 : 34 : 03 Young African penguins are dying because they can't find the fish they need = Contextual 44
16 : 33 : 53 How years of IMF prescriptions have hurt West African health systems = Contextual 39
Thursday - 23 February 2017 : Week 08
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13 : 19 : 55 Highlights of South Africa's National Budget Speech 2017 169
13 : 19 : 55 Budget 2017: Property under R900 000 will not attract Transfer Duty Tax 153
13 : 19 : 55 Some relief for first time property buyers in National Budget 78
13 : 19 : 55 Good news for Buyers, not necessarily Owners = Contextual 36
13 : 19 : 55 Billions to be spent on South Africa’s Infrastructure: 2017 National Budget 91
05 : 12 : 58 Duduza Post Office Torched in Protests 133
05 : 08 : 56 Budget makes room for more housing opportunities 152
05 : 05 : 30 Committee Urges Speed in Approving Restructuring Zones for Social Housing 133
01 : 01 : 01 Nzuza Architects Co-operative = Contextual 46
00 : 07 : 40 Nzuza Architects Co-operative Contextual 164
13 : 33 : 00 SA investors rising to green building challenge as globe heats up = Contextual 21
Wednesday - 22 February 2017 : Week 08
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14 : 43 : 00 Architects’ bureaucrats strike it rich 135