Public lecture by former South African President Kgalema Motlanthe: Africa’s development: Transformation through industrialization

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On 7 July, His Excellency Kgalema Motlanthe, former President of South Africa, will give a public lecture at Leiden University in The Hague. The lecture will start at 10:30 and will end with a Q&A session. The title of the lecture is: Africa’s development: Transformation through industrialization.

Mr Motlanthe is the Patron of the Kgalema Motlanthe Foundation that was established in 2014, when he left office of government, with a mission to contribute to equitable and inclusive growth in South Africa and the African continent by facilitating sustainable access and programmes for beneficiaries in: dialogue; youth; education; community development; and social cohesion.

Read a bio of Mr Motlanthe (pdf).

This lecture is organised by Leiden University and LeidenASA.

Please note: This will be a physical event. Online attendance will not be possible.

Date, time and location

07 July 2023
Campus Den Haag, Wijnhaven, Turfmarkt 99 Den Haag
Klein Auditorium