April 2, 2024

The journey toward accessing human rights in post-apartheid South Africa: progress made and lingering challenges

By: Bongiwe Khumalo, Human rights is a term that was not taken to be of great importance before but has come to acquire a much more […]
March 21, 2024

CAD Journalism Workshop

The Democracy Development Program NPC conducted a workshop for journalists from various media houses (print and radio) on effective electoral reporting for the upcoming National and […]
March 20, 2024

CAD Election observer training

The Democracy Development Program NPC conducted an essential observer mission training session in collaboration with the Centre for the Advancement of Non-Racialism and Democracy-Canrad. Joined by […]
March 20, 2024

The influence of political manifestos on voter perceptions of political parties in South Africa

By: Tyesha Pillay As South Africa gears up for the upcoming election and enters the final phase of intensive campaigning, citizens find themselves bombarded with a […]
March 18, 2024

CF- Inception workshop

DDP hosted an inception workshop under the Promoting Electoral Integrity by Civil Society” project; this workshop was held on 18 March at the DDP House in […]
March 17, 2024

How election management bodies can fight deepfakes as electoral cycle begins in Africa

By: Dr, Paul Kariuki and Lizzy Ofusori Read this article on the News24 site here > https://www.news24.com/news24/opinions/analysis/analysis-how-election-management-bodies-can-fight-deepfakes-as-electoral-cycle-begins-in-africa-20240316
March 15, 2024

CAD- Inception workshop 12 March

The Democracy Development Program, in partnership with the Center for the Advancement of Non-Racialism and Democracy, hosted an inception workshop under the Promoting Electoral Integrity by […]
March 15, 2024

DDP Multi-party Forum

The Democracy Development Program NPC convened a thought-provoking multi-political party forum where political parties engaged with the public and expressed their manifestos and visions for South […]
March 15, 2024

The influences of digital technologies on citizens’ national identities

“To choose to be better is to be human”. -Savulescu et al. 2004 By: Thelma Nyarhi With the widespread unemployment rates in the African continent,  people […]