SAWIP News 2016

SAWIP Newsletter – December 2016 December 14, 2016 - Download SAWIP's latest Newsletter.
New Leadership Appointed for 2017 November 21, 2016 - SAWIP is pleased to announce the appointment of the Program Assistant and Team Managers for the coming year.
Wendy Luhabe receives SAWIP’s Award for Leadership and Service October 25, 2016 - On Saturday, 15 October 2016, the Board, management, alumni and friends of the South Africa-Washington International Program (SAWIP) came together for a celebration of leadership and service in South Africa.
SAWIP LEADERSHIP AND SERVICE AWARD – 15 OCTOBER 2016 October 25, 2016 - This is the transcript of Wendy Luhabe's acceptance speech at the Award Ceremony on 15 October 2016
SAWIP 2016 Team Graduates October 10, 2016 - Last Friday night was an significant moment for the South Africa-Washington International Program, marking not only the graduation of the 2016 team and their progression into our now 142 member Read more
SAWIP Newsletter – September 2016 September 26, 2016 - In this edition of the SAWIP Newsletter: Letter from the COO Sally Currin (South Africa), Expect to get lost: The SAWIP Summer Program By Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Watching History Unfold By Read more
Delving into the Mind of a Fox August 22, 2016 - The SAWIP Team, both in Gauteng and the Western Cape, had the pleasure of engaging with Clem Sunter in the last two weeks...
A night of theatre with Dr John Kani August 12, 2016 - The South Africa-Washington International Program hosted a screening of The Dying Screams of the Moon, a play written by the acclaimed Prof Zakes Mda and directed by the masterful Dr Read more
Gillion Bosman SAWIP Alumn elected as Councillor in the City of Cape Town August 11, 2016 - SAWIP congratulates alumnus Gillion Bosman on his election as a PR Councillor for the City of Cape Town in the recent Local Government Elections...
A Proudly South African Thank You July 22, 2016 - Earlier this week the SAWIP Team hosted an appreciation dinner to thank the families that hosted them during their visit to Washington DC...
Community Engagement in the USA July 18, 2016 - Recently, the SAWIP team visited the World Affairs Council (WAC) in Washington DC to participate in an interactive session with youth from around the metropolitan area...
Visiting the Place Where Dreams are Made July 13, 2016 - The SAWIP team spent four days in New York City. The city gave the team an opportunity to learn about business and entrepreneurship...
SAWIP Alumni amongst the Mail & Guardian 2016 200 Young South Africans June 30, 2016 - SAWIP congratulates Alli Appelbaum and Kgotsi Chikane, both SAWIP alumni, for being acknowledged and celebrated by the Mail & Guardian this year...
A Seat at the Table: A Visit to the White House. June 28, 2016 - The SAWIP 2016 Team made their way to the White House on Friday, 24 June 2016. The first point of interest on the tour was an opportunity to see the Read more
The Team Departs for DC June 14, 2016 - The SAWIP Team members from the Western Cape departed for Washington DC on Saturday, 11 June 2016. The group of fifteen team members and team managers, Faith Pienaar and Safa Read more
SAWIP Newsletter – June 2016 June 12, 2016 - In this edition of the SAWIP Newsletter: Reflection on the Curriculum | Zolani Metu, SAWIP Team Member SA Board Update | Sally Currin, SAWIP COO SAWIP 2016 Team | Chéri-Leigh Read more
SAWIP 2016 TEAM SELECTED April 13, 2016 - SAWIP is very happy to announce that the team for this year has been selected. The team was selected during a three phase process culminating in two final processes taking Read more
Appointment of new Board Members April 6, 2016 - SAWIP is pleased to announce the appointment of four new members to our South African Board of Directors - two of whom are senior SAWIP alumni.
SAWIP Gauteng Team Manager 2016 March 30, 2016 - SAWIP management is pleased to announce SAWIP’s Gauteng Team Manager for 2016 – Khethelo Nkosi. He will be assisting in the recruitment and selection of the new Gauteng team members, Read more
SAWIPs New Patron January 25, 2016 - The SAWIP Boards, Managements, Alumni, Partners and Friends are delighted to announce that Clem Sunter --- “Mind of A Fox” --- has agreed to become a Patron of the Organisation, Read more
SAWIP Welcomes SHANNON BERNHARDT as National Programme Manager January 8, 2016 - The Board of SAWIP-SA is very pleased to announce the appointment of Shannon Bernhardt as SAWIP’s National Programme Manager. He will formally join the management team on the 1st of Read more
Kim Williams – Sincere Appreciation From the SAWIP Boards January 8, 2016 - Kim has been overwhelmed with good wishes and expressions of gratitude since her decision to accept a position with the United States of America Consulate in Cape Town.

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