From our Board members…

Posted on November 29, 2010. Filed under: Events, Reconciliation, Uncategorized |

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Recently the IJR has co-hosted several interesting events, together with members of our Board. First, and with our warm congratulations, Professor Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela gave her Inaugural Professorial Address at the University of Cape Town on “The ‘Face of the Other’: Human Dialogue at Solms Delta and the Meaning of Moral Imagination”. Read the full address here and media coverage on myZA.co.za here.

Professor Gobodo-Madikizela and Associate Professor of Law (UCT) Jaco Barnard-Naudé also participated in a public dialogue  in conversation with Karen Solms of Solms Delta Wine Estate, which has embarked on a project to heal the past and transform memories of colonial slavery into a narrative of pride and dignity. Read more from Professor Barnard-Naudé on Thought Leader.

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December issue of the Reconciliation Barometer newsletter released!

Posted on December 21, 2009. Filed under: Uncategorized |

December 16 was national Reconciliation Day in South Africa, and we are pleased to bring you Issue 4 of the SA Reconciliation Barometer newsletter.

This final edition of the newsletter for 2009 focuses on South Africa’s progress in the national reconciliation process. To read more, follow the links below:

Institutionalising reconciliation is an urgent priority, Fanie du Toit

Batons or Ballots? Pursuing active citizenship and an interactive state, Kate Lefko-Everett

Reconciliation in a human rights framework, Jody Kollapen

Negotiating a desired future for Cradock, Cecyl Esau

Shine Centre: Recipient of the 2008 Reconciliation Award, Gabriella Sacramone-Lutz

Download the full newsletter here.

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