Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery


12 Aug 2015 | PhD Research Trainee Intership 2015

The Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery (DGSD) research programme actively enhances the contribution of the HSRC as a strategic partner in know...

26 Jun 2014 | The drivers and outcomes of feminization of migration in Africa

African migration has a long history. Migration patterns in present day Africa are still greatly influenced by historical factors such as colonialism ...

14 May 2014 | Israel, Palestine and the "A": word

John Kerry, Israel and ‘apartheid,' World May 3 Tony Burman is right. Israel’s oldest newspaper, Haaretz, had an ad signed by 129 promin...

14 May 2014 | Slum Next to Golf Estate Shows South Africa’s Wealth Gap

Mpho Mpshane can’t wait to escape the whiff of kerosene and the tupperware-munching rats in her car-sized shack in South Africa’s Diepsloo...

14 May 2014 | South Africa: Arrests Not Enough to End Police Corruption Says Expert Witness

This morning the Khayelitsha Inquiry into policing heard testimony from Dr Liza Grobler about corruption in SAPS. Grobler is an independent criminolo...

28 Apr 2014 | Has South Arica kept Freedom Charter promises

It is 20 years since the end of white-minority rule in South Africa, when the African National Congress (ANC) came to power.The ANC had waged a decade...

6 Nov 2013 | Zuma's silence speaks volumes

The president’s pointed silence as Helen Zille was heckled undermines the spirit of democracy once again, says Judith February.Cape Town - It&rs...

4 Nov 2013 | IEC out to teach value of your vote

First-time voters will not be the only group the Independent Electoral Commission tries to convince to register before next year’s elections.IEC...

1 Nov 2013 | SA urged to put Africa agenda first

South Africa’s leveraging of its position within the Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (Brics) economic grouping required a continen...

23 Oct 2013 | Is Twitter the right forum for tough debate?

We do need to break the silence and speak what we dare not say about race, but probably not on Twitter. Pretoria - The immediacy of news is something...