| Socio Economic | Event, News

Disrupting Poverty: applying a Decent Standard of Living measure towards coherent policy design.


02.09.2019 | Fort Hare Autumn School, Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation, Youth leadership programme | Event, News

This year the Summer School aimed to support the resistance of the people from the threatened village of Pödelwitz, as well as the resistance of people all over the world whose villages and livelihoods are threatened by the consequences of climate…


| Socio Economic | Event

In September 2019, the second Rethinking Economics for Africa Festival will take place at Wits University in Johannesburg with conversations on how to rethink economic theory, policy and activism.


05.08.2019 | Fort Hare Autumn School, Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Event, News

On Saturday, August 3, 2019 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Germany’s former Federal Minister of Justice Prof. Dr. Herta Däubler-Gmelin hosted a Youth Post Elections Round Table.


31.07.2019 | Socio Economic | Event, News

We are excited to announce the upcoming Breakfast Seminar's for the second semester of 2019. The Society, Work and Politics Institute hosts the seminars throughout the year, it is a platform for sharing new SWOP research with those inside and outside…


15.05.2019 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation, Youth leadership programme | News, Event

The Friedirch Ebert Stiftung South Africa hosted a Graduation Ceremony and Reception Dinner for the FHAS class of 2018 on 18 April 2018 at Hogsback in the Eastern Cape.


Friday, 03.05.2019 - Hofmeyr House, Wits University East Campus, Braamfontein | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Event

The SWOP Breakfast Seminar is a platform for sharing new SWOP research with stakeholders inside and outside of the university. Please join us for the next SWOP Breakfast Seminar on Friday, 3 May 2019


Tuesday, 19.03.2019 - Garden Court Marine Parade Hotel, 167 O R Tambo Parade, Durban | International Relations | Event

"South African Political Parties Face the World in an Election Year: A Foreign Policy Panel Discussion"


07.03.2019 | International Relations | Event


Essay-Writing Competition and Conference Opportunity – Calling all International and Public Affairs Postgraduate Students


Thursday, 14.03.2019 - University of Johannesburg, Kingsway Campus, Library - Chinua Achebe Auditorium, 6th Floor, Auckland Park | International Relations | Event

South Africa On The UN Security Council.


Wednesday, 27.03.2019 - City Press Auditorium, Media Park, 69 Kingsway, Auckland Park | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Event

South Africa is heading towards national elections in 2019. The credibility of these elections will not only depend on the integrity of the Independent Electoral Commission but also on the media’s ability to provide quality and issues-driven…


Friday, 15.03.2019 - Wits, Hofmeyr House, next to Jubilee Hall, East Campus, Braamfontein (parking available at venue) | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Event

Although the retail fuel sector in South Africa is fast growing and highly labour intensive, little is known about filling stations as work places and the daily work experiences of petrol attendants. Together with the National Union of Metalworkers…


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