FES supports its partners (government, civil society and trade unions) to develop and implement social democratic policies for an economy based on sustainability, redistributive justice and decent work. More
The objective of the Promoting Democracy and Civic Participation working area is to ensure that democratic processes, institutions and actors in South Africa’s political system are strengthened for the purpose of deepening democracy. More
Since the end of Apartheid, the democratic South African government has held a reputation for “boxing above its weight” in international diplomacy. Noted for responding cautiously to the dualities that exist within the international system and favouring soft power strategies. More
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Trade unions going green
Environmental issues in the world of work Johannesburg, 2022
Environmental issues in the world of work / Dr. Salomé Teuteberg. - Johannesburg ; Cape Town : Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Trade Union Competence Centre for Sub-Saharan Africa ; Labour Research Service, June 2021. - 31 Seiten = 770 KB, PDF-File. - Electronic ed.: Johannesburg : FES, 2022 ISBN 978-0-620-97093-8 http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/bueros/festucc/19186.pdf
The political economy of UBER in Dar es Salaam, Nairobi and Johannesburg Johannesburg, 2022
The political economy of UBER in Dar es Salaam, Nairobi and Johannesburg / Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Trade Union Competence Centre for Sub-Saharan Africa ; ITF. - Johannesburg : Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Trade Union Competence Centre for Sub-Saharan Africa, . - 33 Seiten = 20 MB, PDF-File. - Electronic ed.: Johannesburg : FES, 2022 ISBN 978-0-620-97094-5 - ISBN 978-0-620-97095-2 http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/bueros/festucc/19096-20220607.pdf
An analysis of case studies from South Africa, Costa Rica and Ukraine Bonn, 2021
An analysis of case studies from South Africa, Costa Rica and Ukraine / Christiane Beuermann and Victoria Brandemann. - Bonn : Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung [Department of Global and European Policy], October 2021. - 26 Seiten = 320 KB, PDF-File. - (Study). - (Climate change, energy and environment) Electronic ed.: Bonn : FES, 2021 ISBN 978-3-98628-020-8
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