A six month leadership curriculum both in South Africa and Washington, DC, supplemented by ongoing alumni opportunities.
A core element of SAWIP, expressed through individual and team projects, both in South Africa and Washington DC.
Real world experience provided through six week work exposure in prestigious environments in Washington, DC.
Latest Team Blog Entries
Displacement. Dispossession. Loss. Land. Space. Identity. Place. Home. The person is the place. The place is the person. The person is the place. The place is the person. We cannot forget that a person’s identity is inextricably linked to the place. People are centred...Read more
You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” – Malcom X On the 15th of April the South African Washington International Programme Gauteng team of 2017 went on an excursion at Freedom Park. The lessons that I...Read more
“You want to understand how power works in any society, watch who is carrying the shame and who is doing the shaming.” – Shailja Patel I am currently reading Rape: A South African Nightmare by Prof Pumla Gqola in a hope to better understand where we are as a country...Read more
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