August 20, 2019


Making Local Government work at Glenwood in Durban facilitated by Mandy Chili  (Civic Educator–DDP)
August 19, 2019

Community media requires independence and sustainability to thrive

By: Sthabiso Mdledle Community media remains one of the forces that is entrusted with the task of keeping communities intact and engaged on many different aspects […]
August 5, 2019

Citizens and civil society must fight to protect our democracy

By: Dr Paul Kariuki For 25 years, South Africa’s maturing democracy has experienced its fair share of twists and turns. On what would have been Nelson […]
July 31, 2019

Elections, Electoral Accountability And Youth Participation In Africa

Newsletter-political summit
July 31, 2019


Empowering the Youth to Promote Participatory Democracy at Community Level (Local Government), a Civic Education Dialogue facilitated by Msizi Khumalo, DDP Associate/ civic education facilitator. The […]
July 29, 2019


A civic education dialogue at UMbumbulu, north of KZN, facilitated by Blessing Nyuswa, DDP Associate / civic education facilitator.
July 17, 2019

Elections, Electoral Accountability And Youth Participation In Africa

As 24 countries across Africa will be holding elections this year, the Democracy Development Programme in partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and My Vote Counts hosted […]
July 17, 2019

Urgent measures needed to address the poor state of municipalities

By: Dr Paul Kariuki     The recent auditor general’s 2017-2018 report on the state of municipalities in South Africa is shocking. The extent of poor […]
June 26, 2019


Civic Education Dialogue at the INK Creative Art Centre in Durban, facilitated by Melusi Mahlab, DDP Associate / civic education facilitator