• 2016 Annual Youth Dialogue
    MINDS is pleased to announce that applications for
    the 2016 Annual Youth Dialogue are now open.

  • Scholarship Programme

    MINDS is pleased to announce that it will be launching a Scholarship
    Programme for leadership development in Africa in 2017.

  • Call for African Researchers

    MINDS is calling for applications from distinguished African researchers to
    conduct research on the subject of institutional development in Africa


The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is a continental institute that seeks to address the short, medium
and long-term development challenges in Africa