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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) – Foundation for social democracy!

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) – Foundation for social democracy!

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is the oldest political foundation in Germany with a rich tradition in social democracy dating back to its foundation in 1925. The foundation owes its formation and its mission to the political legacy of its namesake Friedrich Ebert, the first democratically elected German President.
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FES in South Africa

FES in South Africa

Welcome, to the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) website. Here you will find information about the work of FES in South Africa, on the African continent, as well as globally. We will connect you to our extensive network, with more than 105 offices worldwide and introduce you to our progressive online journals and publications.
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Scholarship Programme

The promotion of young talent has been one of the founding principles of the FES. The first scholarships were awarded to particularly talented young individuals from a working class milieu who were taking an active part in the young democracy of the Weimar Republic. more

Team & Contact

To learn more about FES South Africa and all contact information. more

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung 
South Africa Office

34 Bompas Road
Dunkeld West
Johannesburg

+27 11 341 0270
+27 11 341 0271

info(at)fes-southafrica.org

Events

  • Thursday, 19.10.17 - Centre for the Book, 62 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Cape Town | International Relations | Event

    Civil Society’s Region-Building Role in Southern Africa’s Agro-Processing Sector

    The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town, in collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), Johannesburg invites you and members of...

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  • 09.10.2017 | Socio Economic | News

    Should we ban Junk food?

    Eusebius Spoke to Member of National Coordinating Committee of the SA food Sovernty campaign Prof Vishwas Satgar, Executive Director at Free Market...

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  • 09.10.2017 | Socio Economic | News

    Health-e News: ‘Ban junk food adverts’

    For the first time in world history, there are more obese than underweight people. Yet both are symptoms of malnutrition, products of a global food...

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