Her Excellence Zodwa Lallie

High Commissioner of the Republic of South Africa.

HE Zodwa Lallie will speak and participate in the panel

Beyond astronomy: the broad benefits from the SKA

The influence of the SKA extends far beyond just that of astronomy. The project has the potential to provide long-standing human capital development benefits for the local communities where the SKA will be located, as well as in partner nations involved in SKA design and construction elements.


Short bio

High Commissioner Zodwa LALLIE  has served as the Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa (SA) to the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, and was SA’s High Commissioner to Ghana previously.

Prior to joining the Diplomatic Service she worked in various private sector companies and also ran a Public Relations and Communications Consultancy.

High Commissioner LALLIE has a 27 year old son – Silimela, her pride and joy.

South African High Commission, Wellington.

SKA South Africa website.

Ministry of Science and Technology of South Africa.