April 16, 2021

Will South Africa face a second lost decade?

By: Jason Musyoka The lost decade? In January 2019, in Davos, president Ramaphosa claimed that South Africa was emerging from a lost decade. This rhetoric gathered […]
April 15, 2021

Police Brutality and Student Protest in South Africa

By: Maria Goyayi South Africa has a long-standing history of student protests that dates back to the apartheid era with anti-apartheid marches predating democracy. However, even […]
April 15, 2021

The Courts Are Under Siege – But The Core Problem Is Hidden

 By: Steven Friedman FOR the first time since 1994, questions are being asked about the one element of South African democracy on which everyone seemed to […]
April 15, 2021

The ANC voted together with Democratic Alliance to Pass Impeachment Inquiry Against The Public Protector: A ‘Marriage of convenience.’

By: Norah Msuya On Tuesday, 16 March 2021, members of the National Assembly voted for the decision favouring a Parliamentary inquiry looking into the Public Protector’s […]
April 15, 2021

DDP Newsletter: Vol 14- JAN- MAR 2021

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April 6, 2021

Whistleblowing as a response to corruption and maladministration

By:  Lizzy Ofusori Introduction Whistleblowing is the actual exposure of misbehaviours of a junior or senior member of staff of an organization. These misbehaviours could vary […]
April 6, 2021

UThukela District Civic Education Dialogue

The Democracy Development Program in partnership with Associate facilitators hosted a Youth Dialogue with the youth of different communities. This dialogue was guided by the above-mentioned […]
April 1, 2021

Civic Education Dialogue: KwaMashu F Hall

The Democracy Development Program in partnership with the Partner facilitator, hosted a Youth Dialogue with the youth of different communities. This dialogue was guided by the […]
March 31, 2021

Protest Free Elections Seminar

Service delivery protests originated during the apartheid era in South Africa as they were used as strategies to express dissatisfaction with the lack of services as […]