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29.10.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

THE FORUM: Re-imagining South Africa

Re-imagining South Africa is an FES and Cape Town TV project that consists of weekly current affairs television programme of one hour per...

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28.10.2020 | Socio Economic | Event, News

A webinar on a decent standard of living and the importance of multidimensional poverty measurement in the COVID- 19 recovery of South Africa hosted by SPII and FES.

As we concentrate national initiatives on Covid-19 recovery, the systemic eradication of poverty must be the greatest priority, or reconstruction...

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15.10.2020 | Socio Economic | News

Just Us and the Climate - Climate Justice Coalition

Climate change back down to earth & show how it’s not only a crisis, but an opportunity to build a better more just world.

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| Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Event, News

FES UP Winter School on Social Democracy and Civic Participation for Young Leaders

Half day web-seminar hosted by the University of Pretoria (UP) in partnership with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES).

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26.08.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

Web-Seminar – ‘Rethinking Corruption’!

Corruption remains a major challenge to democracy in South Africa. The Covid 19 pandemic has seen an escalation of media reports on corruption,...

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12.08.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Publication, News


A literature review informing critical policy choices report on the National Health Insurance

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11.08.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

Evaluation of debt moratorium, a financial solution during the COVID-19 pandemic: The pros and cons

According to TransUnion’s research, almost eight in ten South Africans say their household income has been cut by the Covid-19 pandemic, while one in...

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03.08.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

Do the economic consequences of Covid-19 advance or hinder the structural transformation in Africa?

The outbreak of COVID-19 halted daily economic activity in a way not seen before. As things stand, many companies are struggling to survive and this...

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27.07.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | News

Covid 19 is a Hindrance to Economic Structural Transformation and Socially Guided Regional Trade.

Free trade in Africa was expected to boost intra-African trade from 18% to about 50% between now and the year 2030. The ACFTA is an obvious direct...

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24.07.2020 | Socio Economic | Publication, News

Eskom Transformed: Achieving A Just Transition for South Africa

Before Covid-19 replaced Eskom’s crisis as the central issue facing the country, it was only unions and their very close allies that held a consistent...

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