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Report Launch

18 January 2023

Evaluating the District Development Model:

A review, with case studies

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in collaboration with the University of Venda and Sol Plaatje University cordially invites you to the launch of the report “Evaluating the District Development Model: A review, with case studies”. The study was conducted with the primary objective of assessing the implementation of the District Development Model in South Africa in three piloted municipalities – the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal, the Waterberg District Municipality in Limpopo and the OR Tambo District Municipality in the Eastern Cape.

The launch will include a keynote address by Dr FM Lucky Mathebula, Executive Trustee, The Thinc Foundation, a presentation of the findings and recommendations, and time for discussion.

Date: 10 February 2023

Time: 10:00 – 12:00

Venue:     Online, via Zoom, or:   HSRC Building, 134 Pretorius Street, Pretoria, Spaces 50 Long Street, Cape Town, The Atrium, 430 Peter Mokaba Ridge, Berea, Durban Registration:                   

Kindly register to attend the event here by 5 February 2023.