July 29, 2020

Q&A with Megan Robertson, PhD and IAM-supported scholar

Megan Robertson spoke with IAM about her recent PhD research at UWC looking at the complex relationship between institutional power and the ordinary lived realities of clergy in the Methodist Church of Southern Africa (MCSA). She shares her motivation for undertaking this research, her methodologies, as well as some of her key research findings.
July 20, 2020

IAM at 25: Civil Society partners reflect on their work with IAM (Linda Chamane)

Investments in partnerships with individual activists and organisations in our community form an integral part of how IAM is effecting change. We reached out to several civil society partners we’ve interacted with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that IAM has on their work and the community more broadly. Linda Chamane speaks with us about how her personal and professional journeys have overlapped with IAM’s work.
July 16, 2020

IAM at 25: Civil Society partners reflect on their work with IAM (Imam Muhsin Hendricks)

Investments in partnerships with individual activists and organisations in our community form an integral part of how IAM is effecting change. We reached out to several civil society partners we’ve interacted with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that IAM has on their work and the community more broadly. Imam Muhsin Hendricks speaks with us about how his relationship with IAM has impacted him both personally and professionally.
July 13, 2020

AIDS2020: Truly representing the voices of the African Continent?

IAM’s Greyson V. Thela looks at the recent AIDS2020 conference and its stated goals of spotlighting the needs of populations left behind and asks if the online platform really lent itself to representation of voices from those most affected by HIV in Africa?
July 9, 2020

IAM at 25: Civil Society Partnerships

In celebrating our 25th anniversary, the IAM team reflects on the diverse partners and projects that inform and shape our work. IAM’s Thuli Mjwara looks back at our partnerships with civil society partners over the years and reflects on the nature of these partnerships, what drives them forwards, and why IAM will keep investing in relationships with civil society and interfaith activists.
July 2, 2020

IAM at 25: Learning institutions reflect on their work with IAM (Professor Sarojini Nadar)

IAM’s partnerships with tertiary learning institutions form an integral part of the way that IAM works. We reached out to a number of our partners that we’ve worked with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that it has had on their work in the classroom and in the research field. Prof. Sarojini Nadar speaks with us about her experience partnering with IAM in her work at UWC’s Desmond Tutu Centre for Religion and Social Justice.
June 30, 2020

IAM at 25: Learning institutions reflect on their work with IAM (Dr. Miranda Pillay)

IAM’s partnerships with tertiary learning institutions form an integral part of the way that IAM works. We reached out to a number of our partners that we’ve worked with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that it has had on their work in the classroom. Dr. Miranda Pillay speaks with us about her experience partnering with IAM at the University of the Western Cape.
June 23, 2020

IAM at 25: Learning institutions reflect on their work with IAM (Revd. Canon Dr. Vicentia Kgabe)

IAM’s partnerships with tertiary learning institutions form an integral part of the way that IAM works. We reached out to a number of our partners that we’ve worked with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that it has had on their work in the classroom. Revd. Canon Dr. Vicentia Kgabe speaks with us about her experience partnering with IAM at the College of the Transfiguration.
June 22, 2020

IAM at 25: Learning institutions reflect on their work with IAM (Professor Julie Claassens)

IAM’s partnerships with tertiary learning institutions form an integral part of the way that IAM works. We reached out to a number of our partners that we’ve worked with over the years and asked them to reflect on our work together and the impact that it has had on their work in the classroom. Professor Julie Claassens speaks with us about her work at the University of Stellenbosch and her collaboration with IAM.
June 19, 2020

IAM at 25: Our university and seminary partnerships

In celebrating our 25th anniversary, the IAM team reflects on the diverse partners and projects that inform and shape our work. IAM’s Michelle Boonzaaier looks back at the start of IAM’s partnerships with tertiary institutions, where they are today, and the spaces for co-creation that they open up today for both partners.