2. South Africa’s Post-Apartheid Trade and Foreign Policy

The Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC), in collaboration with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), conducted a half-day policy engagement on “South Africa’s Post-Apartheid Trade and Foreign Policy”. The IPATC book, Foreign Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa, and the single-authored Essays on Nigeria and South Africa, were disseminated to about 80disseminated to about 40 key policymakers.

Session I: The Concentric Circles of South Africa’s Trade and Foreign Policy

Speakers: Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg.

Professor Mzukisi Qobo, Deputy Director, National Research Foundation (NRF), Chair of African Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, University of Johannesburg.

Session II: Bilateral Trade and Diplomacy

Speakers: Ambassador Professor Iqbal Jhazbay, Professor at the University of South Africa (UNISA).

Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg.

Session III: Multilateral Trade and Diplomacy

Speakers: Dr Dawn Nagar, Research Coordinator Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg.

Dr Faizel Ishmail, Adjunt Professor, School of Economics and faculty of Law, University of Cape Town (UCT); and former South African Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Event Type

Venue

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Tshwane

Date

20 June 2018