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University of Pretoria awards honorary doctorate to Justice Dikgang Moseneke

Former Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke was awarded an honorary doctorate at the University of Pretoria’s Centre for Human Rights Graduation Ceremony on Friday. The event, at which degrees were awarded to students in human...

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To all new and conditionally accepted students, parents and guardians—welcome to the University of Pretoria! We are a home to some of the country’s brightest minds, and you have taken one of the most important steps on the...

UP postdoctoral fellow wins British Ecological Society photography competition

Dr Chris Oosthuizen of the University of Pretoria’s Department of Zoology and Entomology recently won the British Ecological Society’s annual photography competition, Capturing Ecology, which celebrates the diversity of ecology...

SpeakOutUP and HearMeToo – 16 Days of Activism campaign gets under way

The 16 Days of Activism campaign to oppose violence against women and children was officially launched this past Sunday, 25 November. One in three women worldwide experiences gender-based violence, according to the United Nations....

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‘Does Africa need a Green Revolution?’

The DST-NRF CoE in Food Security and the ARC are pleased to invite all interested to a distinguished lecture entitled ‘Does Africa need a Green Revolution?’, presented by Prof Louise Fresco, President of Wageningen University & Research (WUR).

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