Nomenclature[ edit ] Various names have been applied to the undeclared conflict waged by South Africa in Angola and Namibia then South West Africa from the mid s to the late s. Where tactical aspects of various engagements were discussed, military historians simply identified the conflict as the "bush war". However, these terms have been criticised for ignoring the wider regional implications of the war and the fact that PLAN was based in, and did most of its fighting from, countries other than Namibia. Following the Armistice of 11 Novembera mandate system was imposed by the League of Nations to govern African and Asian territories held by Germany and the Ottoman Empire prior to the war.
Dorinda is among the 40 local champions appointed by the Australian Prime Minister as People of Australia Ambassadors in His career spans television, radio and print coverage of international news and current affairs in both South Africa and Australia. Janice Petersen is an Australian television presenter.
She was born to parents of South African lineage in Sydney. Click here to view her Australian story. Currer born 25 April is an Australian businesswoman of South African origin.
Inshe became the first female CEO of a major Australian bank or top 15 company and, as ofwas the highest paid woman in an African apartheid thesis corporation. She assumed the position of CEO at Westpac in InForbes ranked her the 32nd most powerful woman in the world, she was ranked 8th in she was ranked 18th in ; and ranked 11th in The Westpac Group serves around 12 million customers, employs around 40, people and has over 1, branches.
And it's rapidly expanding: The native South African and mother of four including triplets has an outsized public profile. Kelly's every statement and opinion is reported minutely, occasionally provoking controversy.
Most recently, she told her fellow Aussies to buck up: His outstanding contribution to the community has resulted in a considerable community development and his volunteering and advocacy roles have been instrumental in the strengthening of communities, and individuals to ensure that all enjoy a good quality of life in Australia.
During his leadership he has transformed the association to a better position of being the State peak body grouping 42 ethnic African organisations in South Australia from 20 African Countries. ACCSA represents the interest of these cultural groups and functions as a link between them and the government.
The Council provides advocacy, advice and services to the African communities. He became the first African Festival Director from to Dr Masika accepted to be the African Festival Director in However, the African community in South Australia kept asking Dr Masika to continue with the position of Directorship because of his excellent work of bringing the African Communities in South Australia together in a spirit of unity and support for each other.
Some of the voluntary work he has done in Tanzania is listed below: Her dynamic leadership has resulted in new solutions for community to access and participate in society.
Elleni served for three years as the inaugural member of the Australian Social Inclusion Board. Her name has been included on the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.
In Ellen's biography and achievements was included in the "Who is Who Australian Women", inaugural edition alongside remarkable women across a range of fields, all of whom have excelled in their endeavours and have helped shape the face of Australia.
In Elleni was selected as one of twelve significant women in Victoria as part of years of women's suffrage reflection and celebration and also participated at the Summit. Elleni was presented with her award by Sir Bob Geldof.
The new ambassadors, including Elleni, will be able to provide advice to government and the Australian Multicultural Council if they wish. His main areas of research interests include remote sensing, sensors, mobile and broadband communications, sensor devices, networks, wireless power transfer and transmission systems.
Dr Agbinya is the author of 7 recent technical books in Electronic Communications four of which are used as University text books in three continents. He has also authored and co-authored more than reviewed Journal, book chapters and conference papers. The HEFRAIL Project has delivered excellent practical outcomes, satisfying the industry partner in terms of solving their problems with a reduction in operational costs.
He has prepared erosion control standards for the design and maintenance of QR National embankments and cuttings.Apartheid was a system of government in South Africa, abolished in , which systematically separated groups on the basis of race classification.
Explaining the Apartheid City 21 examples is David Hemson's doctoral thesis on the Durban dock-workers, written in the s at a time when such an approach had currency. 3. The Historical and International Context.
The approach of this submission is to identify the broad contours of gross violations of human rights during the apartheid era, with a particular focus on the period to The fact that the federal arrangement (its taking account of the multinational configuration of the country), the devolution of original sovereignty to sub-state national entities (called nations, nationalities, and peoples), and the constitutional recognition of self-determination including secession (the famous Article 39) take the center stage in every political .
South African President P. W. Botha granted a reprieve to the "Sharpeville Six" (Reginald Sefatsa, Reid Mokoena, Moses Diniso, Theresa Ramashamole, Duma Khumalo and Francis Mokhesi), who were condemned to death for allegedly being part of a crowd that killed Kuzwayo Jacob Dlamini the deputy Mayor of Sharpeville in September African Studies • Middle Eastern Studies • South Asian Studies Major and Concentration The MESAAS tracks Language Study Academic Advising Senior Thesis and Honors Career Advising.
The undergraduate program in Middle East, South Asian, and African Studies offers you the opportunity to study in depth the cultures, ideas, histories, and .