News and Events

Grave Encounters Book

Please note the book: Grave Encounters, Archaeology of the burial grounds, Green Point, South Africa, is available for purchase. Please see flyer attached and details of who to contact and purchasing options.

PRICING

R375 incl 14%VAT (excluding local or overseas postage)

OUTLETS

From ACO Associates in Unit D17, Prime Park, Mocke Road Diep River (and can be delivered free if within about 20km of the office). Send us your address and we will let you know if we can deliver.

2017/18 APHP Executive Committee

The new Executive of APHP are as follows:

Jenna Lavin Jacobson (Chair)
Emmylou Bailey (Vice-Chair)
Louise van Riet (Treasurer)
Mike Scurr
Ursula Rigby
Stefan de Kock
Melanie Attwell

Attached the AGM minutes and financial statements.

M.Phil theses regarding Langa, Cape Town

On 22 September 2016 APHP hosted a workshop given by Raymond Smith and Berendine Irrgang on the topic of their M.Phil theses:

· Raymond Smith: Social Housing as Heritage: Case Study: Langa Hostels: Whose Values and What
Significance?” and

· Berendine Irrgang: “Township Churches as Heritage: The Case of Langa, Cape Town”

Copies of Berendine’s thesis and Raymond’s presentation are attached

Adoption of Constitutional Amendment

Attached, the revised Constitution which includes the amendment adopted in August 2016. This amendment allows for Associate membership of the Association.

Please refer to Section 3.3 of the Constitution for the said amendment.

2016-17 APHP Executive Committee

The new Executive elected at the recent AGM are as follows:

Mike Scurr (Chair)
Sarah Winter (Treasurer)
Cindy Postlethwayt
Stephen Townsend
Jenna Lavin
Katie Smuts
Janine de Waal
Muneerah Karriem (Co-opted as Secretary to the Association)

Attached, the minutes of meeting and financial statements.

APHP Professionalisation - Expression of Interest

APHP is embarking on the next stage in our development as a profession and towards formal recognition and certification. The Exco recognises that, in order to move forward confidently, it is necessary to engage someone, a 'Champion', to drive this process in a focused and continuing manner.

Please see attached for further information.

If interested please take note of the 15 May 2016 deadline and/or help spread the word!

DEA&DP/HWC Operational Agreement for the co-ordination of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) and Heritage Impact Assessments (HIAs)

On 5 April 2016, APHP hosted a workshop in this regard. A presentation was made by Gerhard Gerber (DEA&DP) and Jenna Lavin (HWC). A copy of this presentation, together with the Operational Agreement and Gantt Charts which outline the integrated process to be followed is attached.

Adoption of Constitutional Amendment

Attached, the revised Constitution which includes the amendment adopted in November 2015. This amendment allows for Institutional membership of the Association.

Please refer to Section 3.4 of the Constitution for the said amendment.

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