SACSIS: ‘Taking Stock of South Africa’s 2014 General Elections’

South African Civil Society Information Service (SACSIS) Panel Discussion: 

‘Taking Stock of South Africa’s 2014 General Elections’ (Johannesburg)

A panel of experts engaged in a discussion on the the quality of South Africa’s democracy in an assessment of the country’s recent elections.

Continue reading SACSIS: ‘Taking Stock of South Africa’s 2014 General Elections’

Institute for Global Dialogue: ‘The Bali Outcome: Whither World Trade Negotiations?’

The Institute for Global Dialogue, in partnership with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung South Africa office, hosted a roundtable discussion on the ‘The Bali Outcome: Whither World Trade Negotiations?’ in Pretoria. Discussants included Xavier Carim (Deputy Director General of International Trade and Economic Development), Liepollo Pheko (Executive Director, The Trade Collective), Memory Dube (Senior Researcher, South African Institute of International Affairs) and Dr Siphamandla Zondi (Director of the Institute for Global Dialogue).

Social Democracy Reader 4: Europe and Social Democracy

PDF version available here. The history of the European Union is sustained by the fascinating idea of peace and freedom in a united continent. In 2012, the EU was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, which was both recognition and a challenge. However, it is also true that these days one often hears the EU mentioned in connection with … Continue reading Social Democracy Reader 4: Europe and Social Democracy