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Ebrahim RasoolEbrahim Rasool

Western Cape Provincial Government







Type Institution Year
Higher Diploma in Education University of Cape Town 1984
Bachelor of Arts University of Cape Town 1983


Position Organisation Appointed Concluded
Current Positions
Premier Western Cape Provincial Government 2004  
Member National Executive Committee, African National Congress 1998  
Regional Secretary UDF    
Previous Positions
Member of Executive Council Finance & Economic Development,
Western Cape Provincial Government
2001 2004
Member of Executive Council Health and Social Services, Western Cape Provincial Government 1994 1998
Regional Treasurer African National Congress, Western Cape 1991 1994
Assistant Rector University of the Western Cape 1991 1994
Information Officer Foundation for Contemporary Research 1989 1991
National Co-ordinator World Conference on Religion and Peace, South African Chapter 1986 1989
Teacher Spine Road Senior Secondary School 1985 1985
National Secretary Call of Islam 1984 1994
Executive Member United Democratic Front, Western Cape 1983 1988
Chairman African National Congress, Western Cape 1998 2005
Chairman Board of Trustees: Foundation for Contemporary Research 1992 1994
Chairman Eco-Programme 1991 1994

Noteworthy Events/Interesting Facts

He was detained without trial for 16 months and banned and restricted for 18 months from 1985-88.


Award Granting Body Year
Nelson Mandela Award for Health and Human Rights Kaiser Foundation 1998
"We Care" Award Tygerberg Hospital 1997












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