The CEPD has a wide network of partners at institutions in South Africa and abroad. In our research, education, training, policy development and monitoring and evaluation roles, we aim to provide creative solutions to challenges in the education and training system in collaboration and partnership with non-governmental organisations, ministries and departments of education, public sector organisations and international agencies. Past and present partners include, inter alia, the following:

Government Departments

Research Partners

  • Researching Education and Labour (REAL)
    Dr Peliwe Lolwana
    Tel (011) 717 3076
  • Centre for Integrated Post School Education and Training (CIPSET)
    Ivor Baatjes
    Tel 041 504 1019
  • Centre for Education Rights and Transformation (CERT)
    Dr Salim Vally
    Tel 011 559 4245
  • Nelson Mandela Institute for Rural Education (NMI)
    Dr. Kimberley Porteus
    Tel 043 704 7235
  • South African Institute for Distance Education (SAIDE)
    Jenny Glennie
    Tel (011) 403 2813

Other Partners

  • Sector Education and Training Authorities
  • Umalusi
  • South African Council for Educators
  • South African Union of Students
  • South African Further Education and Training Student Association