On 26 November the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) will begin the sentencing hearing of Dr Wouter Basson, former head of the apartheid chemical and biological weapons programme (code-named Project Coast). In December 2013 the HPCSA found Basson guilty of unethical conduct following a lengthy hearing.
The civil society information session on the OGP will be convened in Johannesburg on the 1st and 2nd of December 2014 to raise awareness levels regarding OGP and transparency issues in South Africa among leading civil society groups.
For much of 2013 Nelson Mandela’s health was failing, and he passed away on 5 December. The world watched, waited and expressed its feelings in many forms and media through this painful period. The Nelson Mandela Foundation has become a repository for a myriad messages of solidarity, grief, condolence and tribute. This exhibition showcases a small selection from what is a rich collection.
Living the Legacy of Nelson Mandela dialogue in Tribute to Nelson Mandela