Meet the Advisory Board Member: Gerry Salole
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Meet the Advisory Board Member: Gerry Salole

Now working as an Independent Consultant, Gerry Salole is the former Chief Executive of the European Foundation Centre, in Brussels. Using his vast experience in international development, he now focuses on helping other organisations with projects, strategy, and trends.    As a trained Social Anthropologist, Gerry sidestepped an academic career when he accepted a job working with Oxfam Ethiopia where he was subsequently seconded to United Nations…

Meet the Advisory Board Member: Noxolo Hlongwane
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Meet the Advisory Board Member: Noxolo Hlongwane

Noxolo is the Head of Philanthropy at Nedbank Private Wealth, responsible for developing the philanthropy offering and strategy. On behalf of the top tier clients of the bank, both high net worth individuals and corporates, the philanthropy offering assists clients who want to give back to society with strategic advice, structuring of their charitable trust,…

Meet the Graduate: Dr. Nomathemba Memela

Meet the Graduate: Dr. Nomathemba Memela

Meet the Graduate: Dr. Nomathemba Memela   Dr Nomathemba Memela is the first PhD graduate of the Centre. Prior to starting her doctorate journey, she holds a Masters in Development Finance along with a number of sought leadership programmes to her name. With over 25 years of professional experience in Information Technology, Nomathemba identified the…

The role of Philanthropy in tackling Food Security

The role of Philanthropy in tackling Food Security

The role of Philanthropy in tackling Food Security   Society Talks is a public dialogue hosted by the Southern Africa Trust, Mandela Institute for Development Studies, Graça Machel Trust and CAPSI to bring together stakeholders within the development and business community, civil society and the public to inform, engage and share experiences with the broader society.  The collaborative series unpacks Food…

Reflecting on the launch of the International Review of Philanthropy and Social Investment Journal
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Reflecting on the launch of the International Review of Philanthropy and Social Investment Journal

Reflecting on the launch of the International Review of Philanthropy and Social Investment Journal   The Centre of African Philanthropy and Social Investment launched the International Review of Philanthropy and Social Investment Journal on the 1 September 2020. This is a first-of-its-kind publication which is aimed at academic and research communities, exploring the emergent and…

Meet our new team members

Meet our new team members

Meet our new team members   The Centre on African Philanthropy and Social Investment thrives for excellence in all the content and publications we produce; the Centre has the support of various members to assist in doing so seamlessly. CAPSI is delighted to welcome the following new individuals to our team.   Roland Mwesigwa Banya…

Meet the Student: Keratiloe Mogotsi

Meet the Student: Keratiloe Mogotsi

Meet the Student: Keratiloe Mogotsi   Keratiloe Mogotsi is a Programme Manager at CAPSI and a PhD student who is passionate about Africanness, research in philanthropy, and helping people across the continent. She says, “In my role, I have travelled the world, explored my continent, and met sisters and brothers from East, West and Southern…