November 8, 2019

DDP Public Forum- Engaging Civil Society and Citizens on the Economic Policy Document Released by Treasury

DDP Convened a public forum to gauge citizens thoughts on the Mid-term budget speech presented by Finance Minister, as well as to gauge insights on the […]
September 18, 2019

SOCIAL COHESION: IT SHOULD START WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

By Lizeka Maduna Following a spade of violent clashes between African migrants and locals in the past few weeks, which has seen people chaos emerge in […]
September 3, 2019

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ROUNDTABLES: RE-IMAGINING PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY

Afesis-corplan in partnership with Democracy Development Program (DDP) and the Pietermaritzburg Agency for Social Action (PACSA) hosted a civil society roundtable in Pietermaritzburg on the 28-29 […]
August 21, 2019

Community Media Needs to Strengthen Its Relationship with Civil Society and Communities

The Democracy Development Programme held an Inaugural Media Summit aimed at enhancing and strengthening existing relationship between community media, civil society and communities; through long term […]
August 20, 2019

DDP WOMEN’S BREAKFAST FORUM: IMBOKODO IN BALANCE

By: Mbalenhle Mkhize   Women in South Africa are slowly breaking the gender stereotypes and changing the narrative of what women stand for and who they […]
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 […]
June 21, 2019

DDP 4TH ANNUAL YOUTH INDABA – NEWSLETTER

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May 16, 2019

3RD ANNUAL YOUTH INDABA CONFERENCE

By: Sthabiso Mdledle and Nosipho Luthuli  The Democracy Development Program hosted its 3rd Annual Youth Indaba on Wednesday to Thursday June 14-15 at the Diakonia Centre […]
May 16, 2019

DDP BOOK LAUNCH ON TRANSFORMATION AT SA UNIVERSITIES

DDP convened a book launch on transformation: “What is transformation in contemporary South African higher education? how can it be facilitated through research and pedagogic practices? […]