Associate Professor at the Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership, Co-ordinator of the South African SDG Hub, University of Pretoria

Willem Fourie is Associate Professor in Social Ethics at the University of Pretoria and founder and co-ordinator of the South African SDG Hub. As Alexander von Humboldt fellow and advisor to the African Union’s NEPAD Agency, he has extensive experience in matters related to Africa’s development agenda. Willem designed the African Union Transformative Leadership Programme, and has published more than 20 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and books.


  • –present
    Associate Professor of Ethics, Co-ordinator of the SA SDG Knowledge Hub, University of Pretoria


  • 2009 
    Stellenbosch University, Social Ethics