In a society where divisions are rife and people have no idea of what social cohesion entails, Democracy Development Program together with the Durban University of Technology and Peace Oasis International have embarked on a journey of bringing different stakeholders together to dissect underlying societal issues.

Marketing and PR for NPOs

"We learnt together the value of responsible public relations and effective marketing as civil society organisations! A joint collaboration between DDP and Downes Murray International (DMI)", Dr Paul Kariuki


“The historic meeting in Dakar Senegal that paved way for a negotiated settlement and democracy in South Africa”.

Changing the World - One Story at a Time

Our country is gearing up for the 2019 election and so predictably, the seeds of division are being sown. Racist rhetoric, polarisation, distortion of facts and even hate speech are going to be the order of the day for the next 12 to 18 months. This sets us back in our efforts to bring healing and restoration to our democracy. But there is a simple antidote that each of us can employ.