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Publications South Africa

20.04.2021 | Socio Economic | Publication

INTRODUCING A UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME GUARANTEE FOR SOUTH AFRICA

The introduction of a Universal Basic Income Guarantee (UBIG) is one of the best tools available to reduce poverty, hunger, and destitution. The South…


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Sonia Phalatse | Socio Economic | Publication

THE ROLE OF PRIVATE FINANCE IN INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA – A CRITICAL ASSESSMENT

The South African government is undertaking a massive infrastructure drive in an effort to revive growth and increase employment. This comes at a time…


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Sonia Phalatse | Socio Economic | Publication

PRIVATE SECTOR FINANCING FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

POLICY BRIEF

The South African government is undertaking a massive infrastructure drive in an effort to revive growth and increase employment. This…


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ENERGISING OUR FUTURE — TOGETHER

Tackling energy poverty and improving community engagement in the Western Cape.


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Robert Kappel | International Relations | Publication, News

REDEFINING EUROPE-AFRICA RELATIONS

The European Union’s (EU) relations with the African continent are facing a distinct set of challenges. Contrary to the expectations of both African…


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03.11.2020 | Socio Economic | Publication, News

REIMAGINED PATHWAYS FOR UHC IN SOUTH AFRICA: A CRITICAL POLICY ASSESSMENT OF NHI CHOICES

This document aims to open debate and discussion about alternative pathways to universal health coverage (UHC) beyond the proposals contained in the…


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12.08.2020 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Publication, News

UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE PATHWAYS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

A literature review informing critical policy choices report on the National Health Insurance


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24.07.2020 | Socio Economic | Publication, News

Eskom Transformed: Achieving A Just Transition for South Africa

Before Covid-19 replaced Eskom’s crisis as the central issue facing the country, it was only unions and their very close allies that held a consistent…


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ACCEDE POLICY WORKING PAPER NO.2 Shifting Sands of the Global Economic Status Quo: The Emergence of the “New” Global South developmental policy narrative and South Africa’s Special Economic Zones

African Centre for Citizenship and Democracy Policy Paper #2/2 on South Africa’s Special Economic Zones in Global Socio-Economic Context November…


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ACCEDE POLICY WORKING PAPER NO.1 Adverse international and local conditions for South Africa’s Special Economic Zones

ACCEDE POLICY WORKING PAPER NO.1 Adverse international and local conditions for South Africa’s Special Economic Zones

South Africa’s Special Economic…


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04.05.2020 | Socio Economic | Publication, News

Water risks of fossil fuel mega projects in Limpopo: the MCWAP and the EMSEZ

The proposed Electro Metallurgical Special Economic Zone (EMSEZ) threat in Makhado is both a huge risk to water users and the environment in the…


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04.12.2018 | Promoting Democracy and Civil Participation | Publication

The South Africa Youth Manifesto 2019

A Youth Mandate to Political Parties.


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04.10.2018 | International Relations | Publication

Forgeign Policy in post South Africa – Security, Diplomacy and Trade

The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC) and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) co-hosted two…


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17.09.2018 | Publication, News

South Africa, the SADC Economic Partnership Agreement, and Regional Integration in Southern Africa

The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town, South Africa, hosted a policy advisory group seminar at the Townhouse Hotel in Cape Town, on 17…


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07.08.2018 | Youth leadership programme | Publication

Just Energy transition

Just energy transition: community ownership, jobs and the furture of the renewable energy systems.


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Towards an African Policy on China


08.12.2017 | International Relations | Publication

From the Outside In: Domestic actors and South Africa’s foreign policy

In this edited volume, the authors assess the position and input of actors beyond the traditional structure of the Presidency and the Department of…


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FOOD SOVEREIGNTY ACT Peoples’ Act no.

Solutions to the hunger crisis in South Africa have failed us, particularly those emanating from the market or the government. It is for this reason…


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Tackling wage inequality: International experiences

The National Minimum Wage Research Initiative (NMW-RI) is an independent academic research project run by the Corporate Strategy and Industrial…


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Coal, Water and Mining flowing badly

In South Africa there are numerous instances of failed accountability and regulatory systems, which have implications for the deepening of democracy.…


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Fiscal Histories of Sub-Saharan Africa: the Case of Botswana

Fiscal Histories of Sub-Saharan Africa is a Working Papers series produced by the Public Affairs Research Institute (PARI), with the aim of…


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Fiscal Histories of Sub-Saharan Africa: the Case of South Africa

The history of taxation in South Africa was shaped by the complex relations between the native Africans and colonial settlers. Drawing on the…


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Analysis of existing industrial policies and the state of implementation in South Africa


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Promoting dialogue on South Africa’s regional integration role in Southern Africa


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Dispossessing the Dispossessed?

Mining and Rural Struggles in Mokopane, Limpopo


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Dealing with the Tribe

The Politics of the Bapo/Lonmin Royalty-to-Equity Conversion.


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Elections Guide

Electing Councillors - A guide to municipal elections


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One Million Climate Jobs


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Earth, Wind and Fire

Publications from the Digital Library

Landsberg, Chris; Rechmann, Werner

Politische Parteien und Parteiensystem in Südafrika

Bonn, 2005

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Rechmann, Werner

Die dritten demokratischen Wahlen in Südafrika 2004

Bonn, 2004

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The situation regarding gender in Southern Africa and best practices of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

a regional workshop report
Windhoek, 2005

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Cawthra, Gavin; Van Nieuwkerk, Anthoni

The Southern African development community

regional renaissance? Security in a globalized world
Bonn, 2005]

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Bussiek, Hendrik

Long walks to media freedom

case studies and lessons learnt from countries in transition from authoritarian rule to democracy
Bonn, 2003

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Rechmann, Werner

Consolidating working class power for quality jobs

COSATUs 8th national congress, 16 - 19 September 2003. Midrand
Bonn, 2004

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Security governance in South Africa

paper for the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Security Governance Project
Bonn, 2004]

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Rechmann, Werner

Consolidating working class power for quality jobs

COSATU's 8th national congress, 16 - 19 September 2003, Midrand
Bonn, 2004

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Schmidt, Siegmar

South Africa: the new divide

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Nauerz, Myriam

The role of regional trade union federations in social dialogue

a comparison of the European Union and SADC
Bonn, 2005

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