Minister's speech on visit to Fort Hare

We are gathered here today to explore and engage in the endeavor by University of Fort Hare to expand on the scope of training offered in support of agriculture. This engagement happens when the latest data from Statistics SA, pertaining to the gross domestic product (GDP) shows that agriculture had by far the largest growth. The South African economy grew

Promoting smallholder agriculture in the Eastern Cape: A Practice and Policy Dialogue

The University of Fort Hare in collaboration with the Eastern Cape Rural Development Agency and the US based Centre for integrated Agricultural systems of the University of Wisconsin, hosted a policy dialogue to observe and share ideas on the impact of smallholder led development in the Eastern Cape. The dialogue attended by practitioners, policy makers, academics and students was held

Vice Chancellor's welcome speech

It give me pleasure to address you on this occasion of the official opening of the University for the 2018 academic year. Let me start by welcoming all staff and returning students back from the summer break. I know many of you have been back at work since the 3 January to prepare for the registration of students so that

University of Fort Hare, South Africa, become HEA Strategic Partner

University of Fort Hare has become an HEA Strategic Partner - the first university in South Africa to do so. In the first steps of the partnership, staff from University of Fort Hare’s Teaching and Learning Centre are applying for HEA Fellowship. This phase of work will build capacity in the University, enabling them to submit their staff