Our Vision

To mobilise citizen action for positive change in society which encourages co-creating a world of possibilities.

What we do

The Democracy Development Program aims to deepen the practice of democracy in South Africa.

We build strong and active communities that can hold those in power to account.

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Process & Product

We live & reflect core values:
Ubuntu; Commitment & mutual benefit; Equity and respect; Communication; Accountability; Professionalism.

Accompaniment is our process. Community is our product.

How we do it

We walk with communities and organisations to provide the support they need for their strength and development.

We’re involved in their lives for a long term. Sharing with them ideas, information, skills, knowledge and opportunities for joint work.

Latest News
  • DDP FREEDOM MONTH CELEBRATIONS- DIALOGUES Democracy Development Program urges different social partners to play their respective roles in responding to the country’s political shifts. By: Sthabiso Mdledle
  • Train the Trainer Workshop The workshop focused on teaching and training community builders, youth as well as organisation leaders on how to conduct and facilitate dialogues, workshops and forums in their respective fields and communities.
  • FREEDOM MONTH ACTIVITY POSTER Hi there DDP friends! Kindly see the dates, venues and times for the Freedom Month dialogues happening in your community. Attend and make sure your voice is heard!