Paul Nugent to speak at a Conference
on "The Role of Progressive Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa" in Madrid on 19 July.
The conference is jointly sponsored by the ANC and the Ideas Foundation established by President Zapatero of Spain. The event will include contributions by Vice-President Mothlanthle of South Africa, President Zapatero of Spain and the Presidents of Burkina Faso, Mali, Cape Verde and Ethiopia. It will also bring together political parties and think-tanks with a shared interest in alternatives to the dominant development paradigm in Africa.