http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

Dr Ndlozi swaps EFF beret for graduation cap

By: News24Wire      6th December 2017 With a beaming smile on his face, elated Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, swapped his red beret for a graduation cap... 

Dr Ndlozi swaps EFF beret for graduation cap
EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi & party members
South Africans take back your country – Graça Machel

South Africans take back your country – Graça Machel

By: News24Wire      6th December 2017 South Africans must choose a new crop of leaders that will stand with those who liberated the country, late president Nelson Mandela's wife Graça... 

We need to sift truth from fiction – ANC on MultiChoice allegations

We need to sift truth from fiction – ANC on MultiChoice allegations

By: News24Wire      6th December 2017 The African National Congress’s (ANC's) head of the sub-committee on communications, Jackson Mthembu, says he agrees with calls for an... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

Can Mugabe’s departure package be a model for Zuma?

Can Mugabe’s departure package be a model for Zuma?

28th November 2017 Many of us were shaken by the sudden and swift removal of Robert Mugabe from the Zimbabwean presidency.  When someone holds office for 37 years,... 

 Are West Africa’s gunsmiths making violence cheap?

Are West Africa’s gunsmiths making violence cheap?

27th November 2017 The trafficking and illicit circulation of small arms and light weapons are often discussed in the context of fuelling instability and insecurity... 

Anti-poverty group misleads with patchwork of data on women’s education in Africa

Anti-poverty group misleads with patchwork of data on women’s education in Africa

27th November 2017 To highlight the difficulties women worldwide face in trying to get an education, anti-poverty campaign group ONE recently published a report... 

Poor land governance stifles rural development and have knock-on effects in urban areas

Poor land governance stifles rural development and have knock-on effects in urban areas 

24th November 2017 Several researchers in the REDI3x3 project focused on poverty in rural areas in the Eastern Cape, which contains two former apartheid homelands,... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

13th November 2017 On 14 January 2016, President Jacob Zuma established a Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training in order to add into the body of... 

Running out the Clock – How Guatemala’s Courts Could Doom the Fight against Impunity

Running out the Clock – How Guatemala’s Courts Could Doom the Fight against Impunity

13th November 2017 Guatemala has made dramatic progress over the past decade in promoting accountability for abuses of power, including cases of human rights... 

Untapped potential for climate action: Renewable energy in Nationally Determined Contributions

Untapped potential for climate action: Renewable energy in Nationally Determined Contributions

13th November 2017 Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) are a cornerstone of the Paris Agreement on climate change. They set out the actions that countries plan... 

Crisis modifiers: a solution for a more flexible development-humanitarian system?

Crisis modifiers: a solution for a more flexible development-humanitarian system?

13th November 2017 By design, the humanitarian–development aid architecture is strictly segregated, divided by mandates and rules that were originally designed to... 

More Recommendations

Statements

OUTA: Minister's Energy Indaba is not consultation

OUTA: Minister's Energy Indaba is not consultation

7th December 2017 Bulldozing ahead with today’s Energy Indaba shows the government is desperate to get nuclear power underway and is not prepared to tolerate any... 

SA: Youth at the cutting edge of fourth industrial revolution- Premier Makhura

SA: Youth at the cutting edge of fourth industrial revolution- Premier Makhura

7th December 2017 Premier David Makhura says the unfolding 4th Industrial Revolution is shaping the economy, giving birth to new industries and young people are... 

SA: Africa must participate in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

SA: Africa must participate in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

7th December 2017 The next industrial revolution must be inclusive and the science community must ensure that young people are empowered to participate, says Deputy... 

DA: James Selfe says Shaun Abrahams finally reverts back to DA on Zuma’s 783 charges

DA: James Selfe says Shaun Abrahams finally reverts back to DA on Zuma’s 783 charges

7th December 2017 The National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Adv. Shaun Abrahams, has reverted back to the DA following our request to him to provide... 

More Statements

Press Offices

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

6th November 2017 There has been substantial growth in a category of the services sector which is often referred to as the “gig” or “collaborative” economy. The... 

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

6th November 2017 "What is the purpose of having your cake if you can't eat it?" a friend said after a couple of beers. Even he would admit that it sounds less... 

LexisNexis commemorates annual 'Cares Day'

LexisNexis commemorates annual 'Cares Day'

3rd November 2017 Taking to the streets of Durban to create awareness on human trafficking was a team from LexisNexis in commemoration of the company’s annual Cares... 

The Norton Rose Fulbright Public Interest Law team turns Ten

The Norton Rose Fulbright Public Interest Law team turns Ten

2nd November 2017 The Norton Rose Fulbright Public Interest Law team is celebrating a milestone ten years’ involvement in legal challenges for those without the... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

Corruption – We pay... and we pay... and we pay...

Suttner's View: Freedom in Zimbabwe

ANC in December: What's at stake?

More Videos

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – December 11, 2017

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Register Close