On Thursday, 7 April 2022, Prof Miemie Struwig had a research paper presented at the 3rd Current Business Issues in African Countries Conference. The paper was co-authored and presented at the conference by Dr Laura Best of the VC’s Office at Nelson Mandela University.


The conference was held on 7 & 8 April 2022. It was hosted by the Nicolais School of Business at Wagner College in New York, and was of a hybrid nature, with delegates participating and attending in-person and online. The conference aimed to gather business leaders, NGO leaders, researchers, and students from African countries, Wagner College, and the local New York City community to discuss the most pressing issues impacting businesses in African countries. The theme of the conference was, “The interdependence of the whole world must guide our roadmap”.


Prof Struwig and Dr Best’s paper was titled, “A Framework to Include Sustainability in Consumer Protection Policies” and it focused on the field of sustainable development.


Contact information
Prof Miemie Struwig
Professor in Business Management
Tel: 041 504 2475

Dr Laura Best
Special Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor
Tel: 0415043211