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The Conversation Africa launched as a pilot project in May 2015. It is an independent source of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public.

Opinion 17 Jul 2018 10:31 am
Barack Obama is delivering the Nelson Mandela lecture in a changing world dominated by the often outrageous utterances of his successor, US President Donald Trump. By AARON SMITH.
Opinion 16 Jul 2018 06:14 am
Humour, in the forms of chants, performances, satire, cartoons, theatre, jokes, memes and puns has a long tradition in protest movements. By AIDAN MCGARRY.
Opinion 10 Jul 2018 14:15 pm
A great deal of hope was placed on a few outstanding African players whose abilities did not blossom at the World Cup.
Life 07 Jul 2018 07:42 am
Despite all theories around yawning, the truth is that scientists do not know the true biological function of a yawn.
Opinion 06 Jul 2018 07:14 am
South Africa's healthcare needs to be reformed so that everyone has access regardless of affordability or location. By RUSSELL RENSBURG.
Opinion 02 Jul 2018 09:01 am
Western publics have long been used to heartbreaking images of distant suffering, writes GABRIEL MORENO ESPARZA.
Opinion 02 Jul 2018 07:49 am
Over a third of pupils in the Gauteng province still travel more than five kilometres to school. By ALEXANDRA PARKER and JULIA DE KADT.
Opinion 28 Jun 2018 08:15 am
Cuban doctors have specific expertise in dealing with diseases like malaria which remains a major problem in Kenya.
Opinion 28 Jun 2018 08:09 am
Photographer David Goldblatt's presence through his photographs will always be with us, writes PAUL WEINBERG.
South Africa 24 Jun 2018 08:56 am
More than 90 percent of violent crimes in South Africa fall outside the categories named in the police's new anti-crime strategy.