CLEAR-AA is hosting the Use of Evidence in Sector Skills Planning Seminar, where we ask the question, “does evidence matter in Sector Skills Planning in South Africa?” The seminar aims to stimulate debate among scholars, practitioners and other stakeholders with an interest in Sector Skills Planning on enablers and barriers to evidence use and ways in which uptake can be encouraged.
See full invitation for themes to be covered during the seminar
Date: 24 January 2019
Venue: 2 St David’s Place, Parktown | Wits School of Governance | Classroom C
RSVP by Monday 21 January 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Africa Regional PhD Seminar – May 14 – 15, 2019
ISTR Africa & the Africa Centre for Philanthropy and Social Investment,
Wits Business School
Johannesburg, South Africa
Deadline to apply: December 15, 2018
The ISTR/WITS Africa PhD Seminar is open to all doctoral students in the field of third sector and civil society research, in all African countries, and at all stages of their doctoral research. This PhD Seminar will accept approximately 20 PhD students at all stages of their doctoral research in topics related to the Third Sector from all African countries.
The aim of the seminar is to provide doctoral students with the opportunity to receive extensive intellectual and methodological advice on their doctoral research from peers and scholars, to introduce them to main theories and developments in the field, to reflect upon publication and career strategies, and to provide an opportunity to network with scholars within the international ISTR research community. The core of the seminar will focus on the research of the individual students.
The PhD Seminar is scheduled for May 14-15, 2019, and runs prior to the first annual Conference on Philanthropy (May 16-17, 2019). Organizers include the Wits Business School’s Centre for Philanthropy and Social Investment, in collaboration with the Center for African Studies at Harvard University, TrustAfrica and Africa Philanthropy Forum. PhD Seminar students are required to also attend the conference.
Development Evaluation Training Programme in Africa – commonly known as the Winter School – is taking place from 13 to 28 August 2018. Watch this space for updates DETPA 2018
CLEAR invites you to join us for an exciting seminar on The value of evaluation evidence in a ‘post-truth’ world.
Date: 23 October 2017 Time: 13h00 for 13h30 to 15h00
Venue : University of the Witwatersrand, Humanities Graduate Centre – Seminar Room
Key note speaker: Prof. Adam Habib.
Panelists: Barry Gilder, Dugan Fraser and Fatima Shabodien.
Moderator: Iman Rappetti
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Africa Centre for Evidence would like to extend an invitation to the official launch of the Centre.
Date: 09 October 2017
Time : 16h00 – 18h00
Venue: School of Tourism and Hospitality; University of Johannesburg; Bunting Road Campus
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