March 8, 2023

Internet Access is a Human Right: Addressing the inequalities and mitigation strategies

By: Lizzy Ofusori One of the greatest innovations of our time is the Internet, as it holds tremendous potential for creating a more prosperous and equal […]
March 8, 2023

Unpacking the 2023 Budget

On 7 March 2023, the Democracy Development Program held a Public Forum that focused on unpacking the 2023 National Budget. The event comes just shy of […]
March 2, 2023

February 2023 Newsletter

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March 1, 2023

Implications of hybrid working by parliamentarians as the “new normal” in South Africa.

“Inkosi, people behind you are not properly dressed. We are seeing everything. Yhooo! Please, Inkosi, did you tell them you are in a meeting. It is […]
March 1, 2023

DDP Fundraising Workshop

The Democracy Development Program hosted a 2-day Fundraising workshop at Elangeni Hotel on 27-28 February 2023. This workshop was attended by civil society fundraisers and was […]
February 28, 2023

International Visitors Leadership Program

DDP Senior Programs Officer, Sphamandla Mhlongo attended a month-long project in the United States of America earlier this year. This project explored how enhancing the leadership […]
February 22, 2023

Women Dialogue: Mpendle Local Municipality

In partnership with Impendle Local Municipality, DDP co-hosted a dialogue with women in the community of KwaNxamalala. The theme of this activity was ‘women as agents […]
February 20, 2023

OPINION | Fleeing violence to face violence: Migrant protection in South Africa

The South African government often turns a blind eye to its marginalised communities, and instead of alleviating the situation, there has been widespread corruption and misappropriation […]
February 13, 2023

Women Dialogue – Buhlebezwe Municipality

In partnership with Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality and the Department of Social Development, DDP co-hosted a dialogue with women in the community of Sangcwaba. The theme of […]