Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery


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...

16 Nov 2017 | Ramaphosa's Endorsement Of Pandor: Can ANC Choose Excellence Over Loyalty?

With Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa under fire for announcing his preferred Top Six, YONELA DIKO argues that the move might be in the interest of th...

6 Nov 2017 | Study weighs transformative effect of critical court rulings

The report comes against the backdrop of increasing friction between the executive and the judiciary on matters of governance Landmark rulings on prov...

3 Nov 2017 | Assessment of the Impact of Decisions of the Constitutional Court and Supreme Court of Appeal on the Transformation of Society

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), together with its partner the University of Fort Hare (UFH), were appointed by the Department of Justice a...

3 Nov 2017 | Government must implement court decisions

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development’s Report on the Impact of Court Decisions on Achieving Socio-Economic Rights has reveal...