Rhodes Forum 2019

 

CONSERVATION

SAVING ENDANGERED SPECIES

 

The Ichikowitz Family Foundation Condemns Xenophobia

 

INFLUENTIAL
AFRICANS

INDUSTRIALIST WITH GRAND AMBITIONS

 

ART CROSSES BORDERS

FIGHTING XENOPHOBIA

 

INTERVIEW

ICHIKOWITZ DRIVES PARAMOUNT
TO NEW HEIGHTS

 

OPINION

CAN MADIBA MAGIC LAST?

Today the challenges of being a responsible, effective citizen are more diverse, nuanced and complex than in the past. Sustaining democracies, strengthening economic competitiveness and meeting local, national and global challenges demands a broader vision of citizenship for the twenty-first century.

Ivor Ichikowitz

OPINION

OPINION
March 2, 2020

‘Afro-optimism’ on the rise among continent’s youth, finds survey

Young people found to be ‘overwhelmingly keen’ to tackle Africa’s challenges head on, confronting negative stereotypes Young people across Africa are confident that the continent is heading for an era of…
OPINIONVIDEO
February 28, 2020

Ivor Ichikowitz talks about African youth survey

CGTN's Racheel Akuffo spoke to philanthropist Ivor Ichikowitz about what's driving entrepreneurship amongst African youth.
OPINION
February 26, 2020

African youth strongly optimistic about future

A survey on African youth attitudes has found that on average young Africans are positive about the future of the continent and their own prospects. It also finds a big…
CURRENT AFFAIRSOPINION
February 20, 2020

Top worry for young Africans? Jobs and corruption – but green anxieties grow

JOHANNESBURG, Feb 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Despite surging climate change threats, from worsening storms to growing water shortages, young Africans see unemployment, corruption and political instability as the most…
OPINION
November 26, 2019

Africa in New World Order

Continent’s influence as a single market has ramifications for how we will shape our role YOU’VE probably heard the notion of the coming African Century, as a new wave of…
OPINION
November 26, 2019

Africa can stand toe-to -toe with the big guys

On the heels of November’s exciting Africa Investment Forum hosted by the Afri- can Development Bank the notion of the coming ‘African century’ may no longer be breaking news. Africa…

PHILANTHROPY

INDUSTRIALIST

Ivor Ichikowitz is a South African-born industrialist, social entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He began his career during South Africa’s political transition in the early 1990s, working to support Nelson Mandela’s programme of democratisation, national reconciliation, economic and industrial normalisation and integration into the African Continent and the global economy.

PHILANTHROPIST

IVOR Ichikowitz is a man of Africa, inspired and enthused by the continent but most especially South Africa his birthplace. He is a firm believer in the African ethos of Ubuntu; he exists because of others and it is this philosophy which underpins the billionaire’s philanthropy through the multiple award-winning Ichikowitz Family Foundation, which was established in 2010.

BUSINESS