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South Africa House closed April 27th and April 28th 2017

South Africa House is closed April 27th en April 28th, 2017.

Netwerk24-journalists in Amsterdam

See here a few impressions of the Netwerk24 journalists who, since February 2016, each spent two months at South Africa House in Amsterdam. What do they think of The Netherlands and about the Dutch? And what meaning does this foreign experience have for their work and career back home?

Lecture - May 9th - The unsuccessful migration of the Apartheid State (Homelands)

Stopping black migration to the cities was one of the main goals of the apartheid policy.
The cities lay in 'white' areas and as many as possible black people had to "return" to their homelands. Only those who had an official job via the employment office received a temporary residence permit.

 

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