Voices from SA
About This Show
Interviews with people working in the arts, academia and civil society in South Africa. Listen to new perspectives on issues of race, gender and transformation. The host, Nicholas Claude, is a freelance writer based in Johannesburg. He was born in London, raised in Durban and returned to South Africa in 2010 after living in Stockholm for thirteen years.
Most Recent Episode
11: Dr Lulu Gwa Gwa-Business woman and philanthropist
6 days ago
Dr Lulu Gwa Gwa is the CEO of Lereko Investments. She has a PhD in Town Planning from University College London and is a former Deputy Director -General of Public Works for both the Mandela and Mbeki governments. She was also CEO of the Independent Development Trust (IDT).
Our discussion covers a broad range of issues including the ongoing legacy of apartheid spatial planning, the importance of rural development, the lack of transformation in business and the challenges facing young women professionals when they enter the work space.