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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...

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...

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...

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...

South Africa Partners Celebrates Mandela Day at the Massachusetts State House

South Africa Partners
July 18, 2019 - South Africa Partners, in partnership with Bridgewater State University and Senator Jason Lewis, hosted the annual Mandela Day celebration at the Massachusetts State House. Nelson Mandela International Day is celebrated each year on Nelson Mandela’s birthday, to commemorate his...