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Arkansas Uni students on two-month internship at SEPARC

Two University of Arkansas students have joined the Swaziland Economic Policy Analysis and Research Centre (SEPARC) for two months as part of the Centre’s professional development programme. SEPARC and the University of Arkansas have a partnership that enables staff and students to take advantage of…

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SEPARC researcher awarded Fulbright scholarship

Tanele Magongo, an energy policy analyst at the Swaziland Economic Policy Analysis and Research Centre (SEPARC), has been awarded a Fulbright scholarship to further her studies. She has enrolled for a Master of Science in Policy Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At…

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Interdisciplinary research needed to solve complex problems

To solve the many challenges facing the Kingdom of Eswatini, effective collaboration between researchers from different disciplines is necessary to maximise the potential benefits of  interdisciplinary science for integrative solutions. This is one of the key reasons the Swaziland Economic Policy Analysis and Research Centre (SEPARC)…

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Fellowship opportunity for researchers

With the world’s largest South-South PhD and post-doctoral research fellowship programme, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) helps early-career researchers to gain education and experience at top global science institutions. TWAS currently has over 370 PhD fellowships with 9 partners in five countries, and over…

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Assessing fiscal sustainability in Swaziland

By Welcome N. Nxumalo and Nomvuyo F. Hlophe Understanding and assessing fiscal sustainability is essential in ensuring financial and macro-economic stability. Fiscal sustainability has emerged as an important subject for Swaziland given the increasingly volatile government revenues especially those coming through the South African Customs Union…