August 20, 2021

Women, Democracy and Leadership Conference 2021

  Democracy Development Program was proud to host the Women, Democracy and Leadership Conference on 18 August 2021. The Conference aimed at identifying challenges impending effective […]
August 20, 2021

Women Are Sacred Beings: We Must Be Better And Do Better

By: Aubrey Matshiqi,   Hear my voice Hear my dreams Let us make a world In which I believe   Hear my words Hear my cries […]
August 17, 2021

The titanic shift of social cohesion as a moral question to social cohesion as economic redistribution

By: Jason Musyoka (Ph.D) Archbishop Desmond’s Tutu’s metaphor of a Rainbow nation intended to capture the need for social cohesion within South Africa. This concept reflected […]
August 16, 2021

Realizing Women’s Rights for an Equal Future: Addressing Barriers.

By: Norah Msuya As part of the global movement towards achieving gender equality by 2030, South Africa is celebrating 2021 Women’s month under the theme: “Generation […]
August 16, 2021

The people can vote – but not decide?

By: Steven Friedman DEMOCRACY is, among other things, the right to decide. People living in poverty are as entitled to this as anyone else. New Finance […]
August 12, 2021

DDP to Hold a Women, Democracy and Leadership Conference

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August 11, 2021

Rebuilding after the unrest -what are the options?

By: Nyasha Mcbride Mpani The period between 9-17 July 2021 was a terrifying and sad moment for the rainbow nation. The claim that SA is a […]
August 10, 2021

The Future of Women in Politics and Leadership Post Pandemic in South Africa

By: Maria Goyayi While women constitute over 50% of the population globally, their political and leadership representation is still lower than their male counterparts. Discriminatory attitudes […]
August 10, 2021

Achieving Equal Future in a Covid World

By: Lizzy Ofusori The World Health Organisation (WHO) officially declared Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) disease (COVID-19) a pandemic in March 2020. Before then, some experts had believed that […]