SPL (School of Public Leadership)
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the School of Public Leadership​​​​​​​​​​​​​

At the SPL we prepare graduates for leading roles in public and civic organisations to tackle development and governance challenges. Our graduates are equipped with the knowledge, competencies and values required to build sustainable African societies within a rapidly changing and com​plex world. Emphasis is placed on the ability of graduates to craft and facilitate an open civic public realm wherein dialogue and contestation can thrive thanks to a culture of tolerance, modesty, solidarity and compassion.

talks@stellies.pngIn this podcast of talks@stellenboschun, Prof Zwelinzima Ndevu, Director of the School of Public Leadership, takes a closer look at the leadership our government has thus far provided during the COVID-19 pandemic​. Click here to access the podcast.​

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In this webinar, Prof Martijn van der Steen, talks to our 2020 Masters in Public Administration students about uncertainty in policymaking and management in complex systems. Click here to access the webinar recorded on the 16th of July.

This series brings together scientists, practitioners and societal actors who use the frameworks of complexity and resilience thinking in their daily work to make sense of the complex dynamics of change and transformative processes.​ Click here to access the lockdown Webinars

SPL Covid.png Visit our COVID-19 website on internal measures as well as general information on curbing the disease.​ Click on the COVID -19 Lastest Updates image to follow the link.

SPL: Blended Learning - Panel Discussion 


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