CLES frequently hosts a range of activities including quarterly “Critical Conversations”, joint workshops with partners, scholarly conferences and meetings with guest presenters. 

For descriptions and photos of past events, you are encouraged to browse through our Newsletters.

Some recently concluded activities include:

2022

2nd Annual Prestige Lecture - Prof Tracy-Lynn Field

CLES Critical Conversation with Prof Catherina Schenk and Mr Rongedzayi Fambasayi

CLES Critical Conversation with Dr Nicolene Steyn and Ms Nonhlanhla Ngcobo

2021

CLES-SALGA 2nd Annual National Postgraduate Student Conference 30 Nov - 02 Dec (download the programme and book of abstracts)

CLES, WITS and UN-Habitat Urban Law Day 28 October 2021 (report available for download)

CLES Critical Conversation with Prof Marius Pieterse 16 September 2021

CLES Virtual Colloquium on "The Potential of Technology and Innovation on Realising the South African Constitutional Water Right" 20 August 2021

CLES Critical Conversation with Prof Alex van den Heever and Prof Ademola Jegede

First Annual Prestige Lecture with Ms Kobie Brand 21 May 2021

CLES Virtual Colloquium on Local Government Autonomy in Law and Practice 11 May 2021

CLES Critical Conversation with Prof Anél du Plessis 8 April 2021

2020

CLES Critical Conversation with Dr Maike Hamann

CLES/KAS/UN-Habitat Urban Law Day Virtual Colloquium (full report on the Urban Law Day is available for download)

2019

Colloquium on Sustainable Development in the Urban Age

CLES / SALGA National Student Conference

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