Friday, 15 December 2017
Invest in children for sustainable development

Most of South Africa’s children are surviving, but too many are failing to achieve their full potential, which is costing the economy billions. Investing in children – particularly in violence prevention, networks of care, nutrition, education and inclusive services – would drive the next wave of social and economic transformation, boost gross domestic product, and secure a more sustainable future for everyone.

Publication Date:
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:45
Mr South Africa launches new book

UCT alumnus, sports scientist and reigning Mr South Africa, Dr Habib Noorbhai, has published his first book, Heart, a guide to inspire people to live empowered, socially conscious lives. The book will be launched on 27 November.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 09:45
Prof. Karen Sliwa receives Honorary Doctoral degree from Paris Diderot University

On the 18 October 2017, Prof. Karen Sliwa was awarded an Honorary Doctoral degree by Paris Diderot, Sorbonne University in recognition of the extensive work that she has done in South Africa, Africa and the world at large predominantly in the fields of Clinical and Pathophysiological research in Cardiovascular disease in pregnancy and post-partum.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 09:00
Health Sciences 24/7 study area

The Health Sciences Library will be creating a 24/7 study facility for 60 Health Sciences students with the space doubling up as a fully equipped training and event space during the day.

Publication Date:
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:00