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SALGA, in partnership with the University of the Western Cape’s Dullah Omar Institute to host the first Research Colloquium


Posted: 23 March 2018


SALGA, in partnership with the University of the Western Cape (UWC)’s Dullah Omar Institute (DOI), will host its first research colloquium at the Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town on 28 – 29 March 2018.

Themed "Rethinking Local Government Transformation: Spatial Planning, Robust Governance and Sustainable Financing as tools for developmental local government" the Research Colloquium brings  together municipal professionals, policy makers across the public sector, universities, policy institutes, research institutes and other partners in local government. 

The Colloquium presents a platform for researchers and delegates to present and discuss research specific to local government, pursue direct policy impact of their work and exchange ideas for future research.

Among the speakers expected at the Colloquium are Advocate Kagiso Maphalle from High Court of SA, Professor T Chinyamurindi from Fort Hare University, Professor Kevin Wall from the University of Pretoria, Dr HCA Cloete from the University of Stellenbosch, Professor Mcebisi Ndletyana from the University of Johannesburg and Professor Anel du Plessis from North West University, Ms Evan Huyssteen from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

The two-day colloquium covers research topics under the following sub-themes:

  1. ​​Sustainable, Inclusive Economic Growth & Spatial Transformation 
  2. Financial Sustainability of Local Government
  3. Good Governance and Resilient Municipalities

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