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North-West University Visit

The Institute was delighted to receive a delegation from the North-West University  on a three day visit to explore collaborations as part of the AFRAN network. 

This co-incided with the launch of the book Age-Inclusive ICT Innovation for Service Delivery in South Africa edited by Jaoc Hoffman, from the  workshop held at the Institute in 2019.

From left to right: Prof Aaron Tsizumba, Deputy Dean Humanities:Community Engagemnet, NWU; Prof George Leeson, Professorial Fellow, OIPA; Prof Jaco Hoffman, Programme Leader:Ageing and Generational Dynamics in Africa, NWU/Professorial Fellow, OIPA; Prof Mirna Nel, Deputy Dean Humanities: Research and Innovation, NWU; Prof Sarah Harper, Director, OIPA; Dr Melina Malli, Research Fellow; OIPA; Prof Dumisani Moyo, Executive Dean Humanities, NWU; Dr Anthony Howarth, Research Fellow, OIPA; Dr Yanan Zhang, Research Fellow, OIPA; Nana Nanitashvili, Senior Research Coordinator, OIPA; Prof Ruth Itzhaki, Visiting Professorial Fellow, OIPA; Prof Vhumani Magezi, NWU / OIPA; Dr Xinyin Xu, Deputy Director of the NCD department of the CDC in Sichuan Province, China / Academic Visitor, OIPA.