June 11, 2021

Amplifying youth potential: promoting youth civic and political engagement.

By: Yanga Malotana On 10 June 2021 DDP hosted the 5th Annual Youth Indaba. The event ran under the theme: Amplifying youth potential: promoting youth civic […]
June 3, 2021

The Freedom Charter in the Era of Covid 19: Relevant or not?

By: Lizzy Ofusori The Freedom Charter is a document that was written to facilitate a just social and economic order in South Africa. It was adopted […]
June 3, 2021

Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on University Student’s Mental Health

By: Maria Goyayi The COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent strategies to manage the pandemic have forced significant changes in our daily routines. Strategies to manage the […]
May 31, 2021

Weekly Africa Report with Dr Paul

May 30, 2021

Youth Participation in Policy and Development

This webinar was hosted by the Democracy Development Program (DDP) in collaboration with the Mail & Guardian. It featured Tessa Dooms, Director: Jasoro; Pearl Pillay, Director: Youth […]
May 28, 2021

Weekly Africa Report with Dr Paul Kariuki

May 28, 2021

Civic Education- UMlazi

Democracy Development Program in partnership with the Center for Community Development hosted a Civic Education Dialogue at Umlazi AA (Mandlakazulu), Community Hall, on the 27th May […]
May 26, 2021

Mobilizing Citizens towards the Local Government Elections

The Local government act and the municipal systems act both enshrines the importance of an active citizenry that can fully participate in the political sphere, however, […]
May 19, 2021

Migrant entrepreneurship is good for South Africa’s economy

“Whilst their entrepreneurship contribution is often not recognised and under-reported, there is undeniable evidence that it does add value in local township economies in various parts […]