Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery


1 Dec 2012 | Municipalities urged to improve accountability

The Auditor-General Terence Nombebe has painted a gloomy picture of the state of local government finances when he released the 2010/11 municipal audi...

21 Sep 2012 | Radio 702: An HSRC seminar on the Marikana strike

An HSRC seminar on the Marikana strike has heard the poor feel alienated amid a lack of transformation in the mining sector while workers rely on viol...

21 Sep 2012 | Cape Talk: An HSRC seminar on the Marikana strike

An HSRC seminar on the Marikana strike has heard the poor feel alienated amid a lack of transformation in the mining sector while workers rely on viol...

21 Sep 2012 | Eyewitness News- WC discussion on Marikana aftermath

Jay Naidoo spoke at an HSRC seminar on the Marikana tragedy. ...Long strike action at the Lonmin Marikana mine saw many truths told.--> Cape Town ...

21 Sep 2012 | Polity: HSRC Seminar on Facing Marikana: Inequality, Fragmentation, Violence and Polity

A speech by Mr Jay Naidoo discussing the Marikana tragedy.   Speakers: Mr Jay Naidoo: Founding General Secretary of Cosatu Rev Sakhumzi Co...

23 Aug 2012 | Can Citizen Action Alone Tackle Lawlessness and Corruption in South Africa - Polity

You live in a society where everybody steals. Do you choose to steal? The probability that you will be caught is low, because the police are very busy...

23 Aug 2012 | DA Wants Vagrants Off Landfill Site

A petition calling on Tshwane Metro Council to find alternative accommodation for homeless people living on a landfill site in Wingate Park has been s...

22 Aug 2012 | No Place for Xenophobia

The shocking xenophobic attacks in South African in May 2008, which reportedly left over 60 dead and thousands displaced, stunned the world and led to...

20 Aug 2012 | Ebrahim Statement Welcomed

The Palestine Solidarity Campaign has welcomed comments by Deputy Minister Ebrahim Ebrahim discouraging South Africans from visiting Israel. The lobby...

30 Jul 2012 | Growing Calls for Enquiries into Policing in South Africa - Polity

Recent events in Khayelitsha in the Western Cape have highlighted how the failures in the criminal justice system in general, and policing in particul...