Book launch

One coat with many threads - STIAS book launch by Abdallah Daar

One coat with many threads – STIAS book launch by Abdallah Daar

“Martin Luther King’s dream is largely unfulfilled. The promise of globalisation seems to be coming apart. We need to talk about what we have in common rather than what divides us. We are one species with a common human destiny. Our common humanity is not a cliché but a fact – we need to apply … [Read more]

Lancet Countdown report shows progress on climate change but more is needed

Lancet Countdown report shows progress on climate change but more is needed

STIAS was delighted to host the African launch of the 2017 Report of The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: From 25 years of inaction to a global transformation for public health. The annual reports track progress in health and climate change in the run-up to the 2030 Sustainable Development Goal targets. STIAS Fellow … [Read more]

Bringing our hidden history to the public domain - STIAS book launch by Fred Khumalo

Bringing our hidden history to the public domain – STIAS book launch by Fred Khumalo

“I see my writing as a vehicle to reintroduce many dialogues we still have to work through.” “It is a historical novel but should be read as a novel. It would be found wanting as a history book. It uses a historical incident as a springboard to look at our evolution as a nation.” STIAS … [Read more]