South Africa-Zimbabwe relations – 31 August 2015

An assessment of South Africa’s mediatory role in Zimbabwe (2007-2013), as well as the current state of SA-Zim relations and possible future developments


Date: Monday, 31 August 2015

Venue: University of Cape Town, Middle Campus, Kramer Law Lecture Theatre 3


Welcoming Remarks by Tawanda Sachikonye, SALO (above) and Renate Tenbusch, South Africa Resident Director, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) (Below)

Renate Tenbusch

Prof Mills Soko

Prof Mills Soko, Associate Professor of International Political Economy at the Graduate School of Business (GBS), University of Cape Town

Prof Brian Raftopoulos

Prof Brian Raftopoulos, Director of Research and Advocacy, Solidarity Peace Trust

Sanusha Naidu

Sanusha Naidu, South African Foreign Policy Expert and Researcher

Webster Zambara3

Webster Zambara, Senior Project Leader for the Southern Africa Desk, Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR)

Bram Hanekom

Bram Hanekom, ANC Alliance and refugee rights activist (PASSOP)


Closing remarks: Sambulo Mathebula, SALO