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In memory of Nelson Mandela

Guests share their personal memories of Mandela, stories of his flirty charm, his great humility, and stern authority.

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Africa's tryst with space exploration

Will Africa emerge as a leading global science frontier as South Africa co-hosts the world's largest radio telescope?

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The dark side of diamonds

To what extent is today's mainstream diamond industry free of 'conflict diamonds'?

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Cultures of 'magic' and healing

Can traditional healing and ancient mystical customs exist alongside modernity and Western medicine?

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Are land grabs an opportunity for Africa?

We ask if land investments on the continent represent a solution to food insecurity or a new form of colonialism.

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Crimewriters

What is the universal appeal of a good crime novel?

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Is the International Criminal Court racist?

South2North talks to members of The Elders and influential global leaders about the ICC's perceived bias against Africa.

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What is ethical leadership?

South2North discusses peace, justice, human rights and leadership in the 21st century with The Elders.

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What is the future of journalism?

Arianna Huffington and James Chau discuss the changing media landscape and whether the internet is really an equaliser.

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Who will lead the global South?

South2North asks how today's young leaders will tackle the challenges of the future.

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Counting check mates

What do time-travel, chaos theory and skyscrapers have in common with chess? We discuss the mathematics.

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The right to health

Do all human beings deserve universal healthcare?