May 25, 2022

DDP & IEC Thought leadership session- Ugu District Municipality

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) in partnership with the  Democracy Development Program (DDP) and the Outreach Unit of the IEC, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) hosted […]
April 29, 2022

Thought Leadership session

The socio-Political environment in the uMkhanyakude District and the general understanding of the politics of coalitions: #THOUGHT #LEADERSHIP Session, hosted by the Electoral Commission of South […]
February 16, 2022

DDP inaugural women parliamentarians workshop

Understanding the role of parliament, parliamentarians, and parliamentary committees  The Democracy Development Program hosted a day capacity-building workshop for members of the KwaZulu Natal Legislature Women’s […]
October 6, 2021

Observers Refresher Workshop

The Democracy Development Program will be conducting an election observer refresher training.  Election observers play a crucial role in ensuring that the elections are transparent, free, […]
September 23, 2021

Youth Workshop: Voter Education, Social Cohesion, Volunteerism, Community Service, Spirit of Ubuntu and Patriotism Amongst Young People

  The National Youth Development Agency invited DDP to partner with in the above outlined workshop, which was done on the 21st of September 2021. It […]
September 20, 2021

District Development Model Workshop

The Democracy Development Program hosted a 2 day District Development Model Workshop (DDM) unpacking the role of Civil Society at Elangeni Hotel in Durban on 16-17 […]
May 26, 2021

Mobilizing Citizens towards the Local Government Elections

The Local government act and the municipal systems act both enshrines the importance of an active citizenry that can fully participate in the political sphere, however, […]
May 19, 2021

Ethical Leadership and Good Governance: Towards an Ethical and Development-Oriented Public Services

The National Development Plan argued that ethical leadership and good governance are the cornerstone to creating a state that is capable of delivering developmental outcomes to […]
March 1, 2021

Communications for effective political campaigning.

New digital technologies, including social media, create a new paradigm in political campaigns. Movements powered by social media have toppled governments and helped others to win […]