Public dialogue on the ANC’s draft international relations policy document

Public dialogue on the ANC’s draft international relations policy document which at the time was due to be presented at the ANC policy conference in June 2012. The meeting was facilitated under the aegis of the EU –South Africa Dialogue on Peace and Security, on the 29th May 2012, Townhouse Hotel Cape Town


Ambassador Lindiwe Zulu (International Relations Advisor in the South African Presidency)


Seated from Left to Right: Hon Hargreaves Tisetso Magama, Chairperson, Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation, South African Parliament, Professor Brian Raftopolous (SALO Board member) and seated next to him Ambassador Lindiwe Zulu.


Hon Magama responding to a question pertaining to South African foreign policy.

Briefing to diplomats by Ambassador Welile Nhlapo, South Africa’s Special Envoy to the DRC, Pretoria May 2012

Participants interacting at a SALO briefing meeting to diplomats by South Africa’s Special Envoy to the DRC, Ambassador Welile Nhlapo


Mr Hubert Tshiswaka (OSISA Programme Manager: Regional and International Advocacy for the DRC) expressing a view, seated next to him is the Olivier Richard then First Secretary at the French Embassy in South Africa


Ambassador Welile Nhlapo and SALO researcher Sambulo Mathebula  who was chairing the meeting..

Launch of SALO’s project in support of the EU-South Africa Dialogue on Peace and Security 3rd May 2012 Burgers Park Hotel, Pretoria

Ambassador Lindiwe Zulu (President Jacob Zuma’s International Relations Advisor and Spokesperson for the SADC mediation team for Zimbabwe) with Rebone Tau (SALO Liaison and Advocacy Co-ordinator) posing with an exquisite shared birthday cake as their birthdays are on the same day: 22th April


H.E. Roeland van de Geer, EU Ambassador to South Africa,  speaking at the EU – SA Dialogue launch.


Participants at the SA-EU partnership launch dinner


Congolese Band – The Fantastic Guys at the launch dinner