TIPS is a non-profit company (NPC) based in Pretoria. The organisation facilitates policy development and dialogue in pursuit of sustainable and inclusive growth. TIPS has three main focus areas: Trade and Industrial PolicyInequality and Economic Inclusion and Sustainable GrowthIts working model integrates research and analysis, policy development, disseminating information, capacity building, technical support, and programme design and management. 

Saul Levin Appointed Executive Director of TIPS

Saul Levin has been appointed Executive Director of TIPS. Saul joined TIPS in 2013 as its Head of Research and Policy Strategy and has been Acting Executive Director since August after Ximena Gonzalez-Nuñez stepped down earlier this year. Read Saul's bio here.

TIPS Annual Forum July 2015: Call for Papers

TIPS in partnership with the University of the Witwatersrand, and in association with the Department of Trade and Industry and the Department of Performance Monitoring and Evaluation, will be hosting its annual Forum with the theme Regional Industrialisation and Regional IntegrationIndividuals wishing to contribute are invited to submit their title and abstracts of up to 500 words to Saul Levin, Director at TIPS, dialogue [at] tips [dot] org [dot] za.

Abstracts should be submitted by 10 February 2015; and 20-25 papers will be selected for development of final papers, which will then be presented at the conference in July 2015. For more about the Forum and details of the focus for the conference papers, go here: Annual Forum: Regional Industrialisation and Regional Integration

TIPS in the Media

Engineering News - 20 June, 2014
City Press - 25 May, 2014