Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery


13 Aug 2018 | Bird Island child abuse: The truth will set us free

The past is a foreign country. Until it shakes us out of our collective slumber on a cold Sunday morning. It confronts us from the front page of a Sun...

29 Jun 2018 | Raising the public voice

It is often thought that members of the public don’t have a voice; that the opinions and ideals of those who live in South Africa do not have a ...

29 Jun 2018 | Winners of the 2017/2018 NSTF-South32 Awards

The NSTF-South32 Awards were held at a prestigious Gala Dinner in Gauteng on Thursday, 28 June 2018. This is the 20th anniversary celebration of the f...

16 May 2018 | Gaza bleeds while Israel celebrates

Monday May 14 marked the bloodiest day since the 2014 Gaza War. On this day, the 70th anniversary of Israeli statehood, 58 unarmed Palestinians were s...

15 May 2018 | Steven Gordon - The North West Province

The North West Province: For 15 years South Africans in North West have been getting angrier. Here’s why To listen to the interview by Dr Steve...

6 May 2018 | For 15 years South Africans in North West have been getting angrier. Here's why

Recent violent protests in Mahikeng in South Africa’s North West province have prompted widespread commentary about what’s behind them, as...

24 Apr 2018 | On dignity and atonement

THE Vicki Momberg conviction was historic. For the first time in SA history, a person was convicted on hate speech and sentenced to prison for the cri...

17 Jan 2018 | Time to make our voices heard

Profession John H Stanfield responds to Trump's recent racist diatribe about s**hole countries and advises African leaders should fight back. This is...

8 Jan 2018 | Yugoslavia tribunal left an invaluable legacy

December 21 marked the end of an era for international criminal justice. On this day the International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) close...

2 Jan 2018 | Why economic crimes should be prosecuted as international crimes

In November this year, the news of the anti-corruption drive in Saudi Arabia which led to the arrest of several prominent members of the political and...