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Daily podcast - December 4, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     4th December 2009 In today's podcast, Minister Dipuo Peters acknowledges the lack of alignment between the new Eskom plan and the IRP1; Minister Rob Davies addresses... 

New “Tough on Crime” Policy will Need a Better-Trained Police Force 

3rd December 2009 In this videoclip, Bilkis Omar of the Crime and Justice Programme at the Institute for Security Studies speaks to Polity's Amy Witherden on the... 

Daily podcast - December 3, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     3rd December 2009 In today's podcast, World Bank to expedite a $3,75-billion loan Eskom; developing nations agree on tariff decrease to boost South-South trade; and... 

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Daily podcast - December 2, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     2nd December 2009 In today's podcast, there are mixed reactions to Eskom's proposed 35% tariff increase; major economies square off over global trade deal at the... 

Daily podcast - December 1, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     1st December 2009 In today's podcast, Cosatu launches a 'war' against antileft elements in the ANC; WTO DG Pascal Lamy says that a Doha agreement will strengthen the... 

SA: Statement by Jeff Radebe, Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, on Menzi Simelane (30/11/2009) 

30th November 2009 The Presidency last week announced that President Jacob Zuma has taken a decision to appoint Advocate Menzi Simelane as the new National Director... 

Daily podcast - November 30, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     30th November 2009 In today's podcast, DA leader Helen Zille criticises Minister Sicelo Shiceka of neglecting municipalities; Commonwealth States say that nagging... 

Daily podcast - November 27, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     27th November 2009 In today's podcast, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says SA's economic revoery will be slow; Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba is expected to... 

Daily podcast - November 26, 2009

By: Amy Witherden     26th November 2009 In today's podcast, opposition parties express reservations about the appointment of Menzi Simelane as NDPP; African economic growth revised by to... 

Comment on the Green Paper for National Planning

26th November 2009 In this videoclip, Research Director of the Policy Analysis Unit at the Human Sciences Research Council Omano Edigheji speaks with Polity's Amy... 

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