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Contributing towards Seedbeds of Transformation

A team of academics from CST presented at the Seedbeds of Transformation: the Role of Science with Society and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Africa conference during May this year.

Signs of citizenship

Public art, and the claiming of public spaces for social purposes by artist-activists, represents a key opportunity for social movements to engage broad and divided publics in the collective act of challenging state power. Why public art? Why street art? – The mainstream media is compromised and galleries are useless because South Africans can’t connect to them.

Transforming Development: The Science and Practice of Resilience Thinking MOOC

Transforming Development – a new free online course focusing on resilience thinking for international development practice is launching 30 April. Created by the Stockholm University, the Centre for Complex Systems in Transition and SDG Academy.

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Events

SASSA case study: launch of a new study by the State Capacity Research Group

Wednesday, 25 July 2018
The Sustainability Institute

Storymaking in the Anthropocene

14 February 2018
CST Stables court yard

Food, energy and water sustainability: Emergent Governance Strategies

Thu, 18 January 2018
STIAS Conference Centre, Stellenbosch
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