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Mandela Day 2021

COVID-19 & Systemic Racism: Assessing the Impact of “The Twin Pandemics” on the US & South Africa The COVID-19 pandemic has been touted as “the great equalizer.” However, it has become clear that the impact of the pandemic has been disproportionately felt by people of color globally. This impact...
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South Africa Partners Celebrates Mandela Day Virtually

South Africa Partners
Mandela Day, a celebration of the inspiration Nelson Mandela provided to South Africa and the world, is celebrated every year on July 18th, his birthday. While COVID-19 doesn’t allow us to physically gather, South Africa Partners created a short video to honor Madiba and share with you the way our...
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The Recurring Trauma of Racism Requires Action to Dismantle Structural Systems that Perpetuate Inequity

Dr. JudyAnn Bigby, Board Member
Police slowly snuff out the breath of a black man and kill him for allegedly passing a counterfeit twenty-dollar bill (George Floyd, May 2020). Police enter the home of a black woman first responder without warning in the middle of the night and shoot her to death after her boyfriend uses a legally...
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South Africa Partners Announces David Dolbashian as the Executive Director

South Africa Partners
The Board of Directors of South Africa Partners announces David Dolbashian as Executive Director. David possesses a deep institutional knowledge of the organization and of relationships in the community. He served on the Board of Directors of South Africa Partners, as Treasurer, for over 11 years...
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Albertina Sisulu Memorial Lecture

**We are sorry to announce that the Albertina Sisulu Memorial Lecture has been postponed until 2020. More information will become available soon.** The Albertina Sisulu Executive Leadership Programme in Health and the Sisulu family invite you to attend the Albertina Sisulu Memorial Lecture to be...