March 27, 2023

Local Government: Lobbying and Advocacy Workshop Series

Local government is the sphere of government closest to the people. Many basic services are delivered by local municipalities and local ward councilors are the politicians […]
March 24, 2023

Civic Education Dialogue- uLundi

DDP hosted a civic education dialogue at uLundi D Hall on 22 March 2022.  The theme of the discussion was To capacitate and enhance the understanding […]
March 24, 2023

Local Government Dialogue – Civic Engagement

DDP hosted a civic education dialogue at Folweni Red Cross Church on 2 March 2023.  The theme of the discussion was To capacitate and enhance the […]
March 24, 2023

Reflecting on South Africa’s Journey on Human Rights

  Migration into SA remains a challenge and has been amplified by governance deficits in parts of Africa.  There is a perception that the South African […]
March 22, 2023

Role of the South African Parliament in Promoting Constitutional Rights from 1994 to 2023: Challenges, Insights and Lessons Learnt

“The Constitution is the people’s promise of a better life. The South African Parliament has a constitutional obligation to deliver on that promise by ensuring that […]
March 20, 2023

African Peer Review Mechanism Webinar

The African Policy Circle (APC) brought together think tanks and research organizations working on African issues – including governance, development, and democracy, from across Africa on […]
March 16, 2023

Access to Electricity is a Human Right: What missing?

By: Akwu, Nneka Augustina The energy sector is very significant and without it, poverty is inescapable considering how important it has been to human existence. In addition, for the fundamental human needs […]
March 16, 2023

The importance of human rights awareness by law enforcement agencies on the rights of undocumented immigrants/migrants living in SA

By: Maria Goyayi Human rights while it describes the basic rights to all, often there are groups marginalized. The Universal Declaration on Human Rights (UDHR) together […]
March 16, 2023

Democracy… at what cost?

By: Stef Terblanche In South Africa as indeed in Africa and around the world, many commentators are of the opinion that democracy finds itself in something […]