“The Lily Mine sinkhole is a metaphor for entire country” Business Day 26.02.2016

“PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma’s state of the nation address did not leave room for much optimism. The president recognised the structural problems affecting the South African economy, as well as the global instabilities that are compounding the domestic malaise. Our country could do much more — for instance, within the Group Continue Reading

‘Colonial legacy of mining pioneers poses a dilemma for South Africans’, The Conversation, 25.01.2016

'Colonial legacy of mining pioneers poses a dilemma for South Africans', The Conversation, 25.01.2016

In an article for The Conversation, GovInn Senior Researcher Prince Mashele discusses the linkages of the colonial exploitation of mineral resources and the changes it brought to South Africa, both for infrastructure and divided race relations. The Randlords left behind them a big dilemma: contemporary South Africa is not sure whether to thank them Continue Reading

VIDEO: The short life of Mr GDP

Lorenzo Fioramonti speaking in Austria about political alternatives to a GDP-focused world

Watch GovInn Director Lorenzo Fioramonti speak at the annual Wisdom Stockholm Conference in October 2015. You can find more videos relating to the event held in Stockholm here. You can also find more videos on Wellbeing Africa on WE-Africa Youtube playlist.