September 5, 2023

The Role of the Legislation in Promoting Social Cohesion in South Africa

By: Stanley O. Ehiane Social cohesiveness is the idea that a nation-state’s citizens share a moral community, allowing them to trust one another. Social inequality, migration, […]
September 3, 2023

Summary of SIDP Inception Workshop

As part of the activities of the Sisonke in Democracy Project, on the 26th of July 2023, DDP hosted an Inception Workshop. An inception workshop held […]
August 31, 2023

DDP Partners Satisfaction Survey 2023

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August 29, 2023

A Russian attack on our media is a Russian attack on our democracy

By Stef Terblanche In late July, two events of significance for the media in South Africa should have stirred both a sense of trepidation and a […]
August 24, 2023

Empower Women’s Participation in Politics: The Importance of Boosting Female Election Participation and Civic Education in South Africa

By: Tyesha Pillay Following the end of Apartheid, the South African political landscape has evolved significantly towards becoming more inclusive. However, while progress has been made […]
August 24, 2023

Civic Education Conference 2023:

“Democratising information: Centering Citizen voices ” On 22 August 2023, DDP hosted its annual Civic Education Conference under the theme “Democratising information: Centering Citizen Voices.” This […]
August 16, 2023

Opportunities and Affirmative Action for Women in South Africa: A Blessing or Barrier?

By: Maria Goyayi Since the advent of democracy in 1994, South Africa embarked on major transformations promoting equality and inclusive economic development. Moreover, gender equality and […]
August 15, 2023

The real South Africa the debate ignores

By: Steven Friedman IF you want to know what most people in this country live through, look at what the national debate ignores, not what it […]
August 15, 2023

BRICS, geopolitics, and Africa – a roadmap to future collaborations

By: Thelma Nyarhi and Paul Kariuki In 2001 Jim O’Neill, a Goldman Sachs economist created the acronym “BRIC” to refer to the Federative Republic of Brazil, […]