Interest group participation in the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC)

SOURCE: Public participation in democratic governance in South Africa
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2001
TITLE AUTHOR(S): G.F.Houston, J.C.R.Liebenberg, W.K.Dichaba
SOURCE EDITOR(S): G.F.Houston, R.G.Humphries, J.C.R.Liebenberg
KEYWORDS: CITIZEN PARTICIPATION, NEDLAC, POLICY FORMULATION
DEPARTMENT: Deputy CEO: Research (DCEO:R), Deputy CEO: Research (ERKC)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 2340

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Abstract

This chapter examines the role that NEDLAC plays in enhancing democratic participation with a view to pointing out some of the challenges facing the new policy-making institution. It begins by examining policy making during the apartheid era and focuses on interest group participation in NEDLAC.