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Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute

Programmes and admissions

The Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute (TMALI) is a unique African institution which aims to invest in thought leaders to enable them to acquire particular skills and act as agents of progressive African change. The vision of TMALI is to invest in thought leaders for Africanís renewal and its mission is to become the centre of choice for research, teaching, learning and dialogue by African thought leaders to advance the African Renaissance.

Thought Leadership for Africa's Renewal

This programmes aims to empower African thought leaders to contribute towards Africa's renewal in the 21st century and beyond.

African Political Economy - The African Economic Challenge

Students will build a basic knowledge of macro-economic theory and policy, while delving deeper into Africa's economic situation and challenges.

Africa & International Trade - Building an African Developmental State

Focusing closely on trade in Africa, this programme also builds basic knowledge of international trade theory, policy and practice.

Good Governance in Africa

Students will learn more about governance and leadership while interpreting policies and positions on governance issues.

Afrikan Feminist & Gender Studies (2nd semester 2014)

Through analysis of gender in Africa, this programme builds critical understanding of gender and development in a variety of areas.