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Confirmed activities:

Safe Seas Project: Symposium 2 March 2018 Nairobi Kenya. : See links below.​

​See Nairobi Programme​


ACSS-SIGLA Counter violent extremism and terrorism workshop

 7-11 May 2018​ STIAS Conference Venue, Stellenbosch (Invitation only)​

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For more detail on speakers and presentations for the ACSS​ SIGLA Workshop see link here.


PDF copy here

On the Periphery: Countering violent extremism and terrorism in Africa. Log in at this link.


Africa Panel by SIGLA : Annual NMIOTC Maritime Security Conference​, Souda Bay,​ Crete 5-7 June 2018​

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Lecture Series on Piracy Trials in Seychelles:

Hosted by SIGLA @ Stellenbosch together with ISS (Pretoria) & UNODC (Maritime Crime Programme)

​UNODC-SIGLA with Judge Anthony Fernando, Seychelles Suppreme ​Court of Appeal ​

Simon's Town (IMT) (09:00 17 October)

Stellenbosch Law Faculty, (​18:00 18 October)

Faculty of Military Science, Saldanha (11:00 19 October)

See programme here

Enquiries: Prof F. Vreÿ


Cyber Security Workshop


Photo: Panel led by Ms N.​ van der Waag Cowling, Faculty of Military Science & SIGLA  Researcher,​ Stellenbosch University

20 September 2018 at Africa Aerospace and Defence​ Waterkloof AFB​ ​

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Register here 

Progr​amme here


Danish Embassy, RDDC​ & SIGLA Round Table and Seminar Series (Invitation only due to limited seating)

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26 September 2018, Waterkloof Pretoria

Sustaining peace through ma​naging the security-development nexus

P​rogramme here


SIGLA-UNODC (Maritime Crime Programme) ​Professional Training Lecture S​eries 

Maritime security off Africa

22-26 October 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Capt(SAN) Mark Blaine​ (Faculty of Military Science & ​Researcher SIGLA) Presentation 1Presentation 2

Dr Frank van Rooyen (Research Fellow, SIGLA) Presentation


Security Watch Africa Annual Lecture Series

5-8 November 2018, Gambia​