Coordination

Coordination at UWC and RUB

The steering committee of the South African - German Centre for Development Research is supported by two academic coordinators, one on the German and one on the South African side.

Freda Philander is  responsible for the coordination of the centre at the University of the Western Cape (SoG)

 

Britta Niklas is responsible for the coordination of the centre at the Ruhr-University Bochum.

Latest News

Extension of the Call for (MA) scholarship applications for the intake 2022!

The new Call for scholarship applications for the intake 2022 is now open.

The NEW DEADLINE is 30th JUNE 2021!

This year only Master scholarships are published. We can NOT offer PhD scholarships for the intake 2022.

Details of the Call can be found in the respective sections of the Masters Development Studies and Masters Public Administration.

Only applications submitted via the online application form are eligible.

DAAD Alumni are the 2020 African Region Champions of the WECC

Our DAAD Alumni (Langton Moyo, Melisa Dlamini, Evans Sakyi Boadu and Philip Nyasha Fungurai) are the 2020 African Region Champions of the World Evaluation Case Competition (WECC). In this annual competition targeting Young Emerging Evaluators (YEE) from across the globe, our Alumni were representing South Africa, through the University of the Western Cape, and competed against 16 teams from across the world including Bangladesh, Belgium, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, India, Italy, Mexico, United Kingdom, Yemen and the United States of America. The African countries that took part in the competition comprised of South Africa, Kenya, Morocco and Cameroon, with students from the International Relations Institute of Cameroon, Daystar University, Maseno University and National Forestry School of Engineering.

As part of the competition, they had to prepare a Program Evaluation Proposal for the Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation project on ''How to curb the spread of Human Trafficking in Vietnam during the Covid-19 Pandemic'', targeting Sustainable Development Goal 5, 8 and 16.

Congratulations!

Contact Details South Africa

School of Government, University of the Western Cape



Address:
Robert Sobukwe Road
Bellville
Cape Town, 7535, South Africa
Private Bag X17, Bellville 7535
Republic of South Africa
Tel: 002721/959 3858

Contact Details Germany

Institute of Development Research and Development Policy, Ruhr-University Bochum


Address:
Universitätsstr. 105
Room 2.04
D-44789 Bochum, Germany
Tel: +49-(0)234 / 32-22418, -22243
Fax: +49-(0)234 / 32-14-294
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Website: www.development-research.org