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SA Entrepreneurs Win With Desert Start-Up Bootcamp

CONGRATULATIONS to our two recipients of awards for this year’s Desert Start-Up Bootcamp (DSBC) entrepreneurship program! After 11 intensive weeks, participants came together for a final Pitch Night where they presented their businesses to panelists and investors. Seed capital awards of R25,000 were made to Xolela Jara of KAPP Delivery and Barabara Ayissi of Puzzle ...
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Communities do make the difference in South Africa’s HIV response

Independent Online Opinion 30 November 2019, 3:00pm U.S. Ambassador-designate Lana Marks This past Tuesday, I had the privilege of touring Laudium Community Health Centre, a large Pepfar-supported public clinic in Tshwane. The American people, through the US President’s Emergency Plan for Aids Relief, are committed to helping South Africa reach HIV epidemic control by the end of ...
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It’s all about trade and investment — Trump’s ambassador to South Africa, Lana Marks

Interview Ambassador-designate Lana Marks Daily Maverick (Peter Fabricius) November 14, 2019 America’s new ambassador to South Africa, Lana Marks, has ‘hit the ground running’. She has to, really. The East London-born businesswoman and Florida friend of US President Donald Trump has just arrived at her post in Pretoria. barely one year before he ends his ...
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Announcing U.S. Consulate Emergency Response Exercise with Johannesburg Metro Police Department and Other Partners

Press Release Consulate of the United States 1 Sandton Drive, Johannesburg November 15, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information:  Jennifer Bullock 27-11-290-3244 | 27-79-111-6224 | Bullockj@state.gov  ANNOUNCING U.S. CONSULATE EMERGENCY RESPONSE EXERCISE WITH JOHANNESBURG METRO POLICE DEPARTMENT AND OTHER PARTNERS Johannesburg – On Friday, November 15, 2019, the United States Consulate in Johannesburg partnered with ...
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