The Friday Stand-In 2016

Public law expert, Prof. Richard Calland is your #FridayStandIn

Professor Richard Calland is an Associate Professor in Public Law and the head of the Democratic Governance & Rights Unit (DGRU) at University of Cape Town.

He has been working in the fields of democratic governance and sustainable development in South Africa and beyond for over twenty years.

Calland specialises in freedom of information law and serves as a member of the Independent Access to Information Appeals Board of the World Bank.

In the past, he has advised the governments of Mali, Peru, Nicaragua, Bolivia and Jamaica on transparency law reform and policy.

Watch the video about him below.

He told Africa Melane (standing in for Redi Tlhabi) that he is looking forward to engaging with listeners.

Listen to the conversation below to hear what he hopes to bring to the Redi Tlhabi show.


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Top 10 #FridayStandIn hosts and fun moments

Top 10 #FridayStandIn hosts and fun moments

We've been featuring interesting personalities as guest presenters on the Redi Tlhabi show. It's time to recount some key moments

Prof. Habib in 'a hell of a conversation' with listeners as a #FridayStandIn

Prof. Habib in 'a hell of a conversation' with listeners as a #FridayStandIn

Professor Adam Habib talks inter-generational dialogues, state of South African universities, racism and prejudice.

Melanie Verwoerd rocks another #FridayStandIn gig with ease

Melanie Verwoerd rocks another #FridayStandIn gig with ease

Writer and political analyst, Melanie Verwoerd took over the airwaves for the second time filling in on The Redi Thlabi Show.

Friday Stand-In Dion Chang takes listeners to the future

Friday Stand-In Dion Chang takes listeners to the future

Friday Stand-In, Dion Chang looks at how the rise of machines and robots may change the dynamics of how we live.

Muzi Kuzwayo stands by his ‘Pro-African’ agenda

Muzi Kuzwayo stands by his ‘Pro-African’ agenda

Muzi started with ranting about how the system continues to 'sideline' black people, sharing anecdotes from his own experiences.

Roger Moore has died, age 89

Roger Moore has died, age 89

Listen to Roger Moore opening up to CapeTalk's Melanie Verwoerd about his life, acting and being James Bond.

Popular articles
How to pay up to 45% less tax (and save the SA economy while you’re at it)

How to pay up to 45% less tax (and save the SA economy while you’re at it)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Darryn Faulds, a fund manager at Grovest Group.

Calls for more women to come forward and testify at Timothy Omotoso's trial

Calls for more women to come forward and testify at Timothy Omotoso's trial

Thanduxolo Jindela explains why he is running a campaign to encourage more of Omotoso’s victims to come out and testify.

10-year-old maths whiz Sbahle Zwane gets a scholarship from Curro school

10-year-old maths whiz Sbahle Zwane gets a scholarship from Curro school

Azania Mosaka catches up with Sbahle Zwane's mother to hear about developments with his schooling.

Is the ANCYL still relevant and who is likely to take over the leadership reins?

Is the ANCYL still relevant and who is likely to take over the leadership reins?

Former ANCYL spokesperson and eNCA political reporter Samkele Maseko discuss who is up for the new ANCYL leadership.

'It's unacceptable that government officials pay R75 for luxury apartments'

'It's unacceptable that government officials pay R75 for luxury apartments'

IFP national spokesperson Mkhuleko Hlengwa says the party is calling for a review of these rates that are a cost to taxpayers.

[WATCH] Sars boss confusing, evasive testimony at Nugent Commission

[WATCH] Sars boss confusing, evasive testimony at Nugent Commission

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone viral'.

Getting drunk improves creative problem solving - Harvard Business School

Getting drunk improves creative problem solving - Harvard Business School

Bruce Whitfield asks branding and advertising expert Andy Rice about a peculiar study that has creatives reaching for the tequila.