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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

  • 22.02.2019 | Fort Hare Autumn School

    Second Fort Hare Autumn School Alumni Networking Event

    Around 100 alumni and staff attended the second annual Fort Hare Autumn School (FHAS) alumni networking event hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung...

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  • 22.02.2019 | Fort Hare Autumn School

    Keynote address speech by Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development Mr John Jeffery

    Address by the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, the Hon JH Jeffery, MP at the Fort Hare Autumn School Annual Event, held at...

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  • 22.01.2019 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

    Fort Hare Autumn school 2019 Application

    Call For Applications 2019, South Africa needs future leaders. Will you be one of them?

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