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Research outputs: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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2019 AI technologies for responsive local government in South Africa

In 2018, South Africa's Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) partnered with a private company to launch GovC...

2018 Challenges of providing adult education and training in the local government sector

This article reports on the research that assesses the current challenges in Adult Education and Training. It provides fresh insights of em...

2018 Interrogating the institutional capacity of local government to support local economic development agencies in KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa

Local Economic Development Agencies (LEDAs) were established as municipal entities with the institutional support of the Industrial Developm...

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2018 Assessing the role of intergovernmental relations in strategic planning for economic development at local government level: a case study of Umkhanyakude district municipality

Despite the several post-apartheid policy interventions that South Africa has introduced, there are still visible traces of the apartheid er...