Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
28 July 2015
                       
 
3 4 5 6
7
8 9 10 11
 
 
 
16 May 2014
 
 
 
 
Daily podcast – May 16, 2014
PODCAST
Agang SA leader Mamphela Ramphele will take a break from politics, she said in an open letter on the party's website on Thursday. "I have always said that I was the bridge and would make sure that...
 
 
09 May 2014
 
AU: Statement by the African Union Election Observer Mission, on South Africa's May 7th general elections (09/05/2014)
STATEMENT
At the invitation of the Government of the Republic of South Africa and the Independent Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC), the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Dr....
 
 
29 Apr 2014
 
 
 
Daily podcast – April 29, 2014
PODCAST
A motion by the African National Congress to refer the investigation into President Jacob Zuma's response to the Public Protector's report on Nkandla to the next Parliament was passed on Monday....
 
 
No end in sight to Boko Haram attacks as 2015 election bells chime
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
‘Barbaric,’ ‘insane,’ ‘gruesome’ and ‘cowardly’ – these are some of the words that have been used to describe the attack that took place at the Nyanya motor park on the outskirts of Abuja on...
 
 
23 Apr 2014
 
Mismatch between SANDF roles and budget has to be addressed – Minister
DEFENCE
Commitments made over the past 16 years, following the 1998 Defence Review, has resulted in a mismatch between what was expected from the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and the...
 
 
14 Apr 2014
 
China’s role in Africa’s conflicts: Military cooperation, arms transfers and involvement in peacekeeping operations
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
The growing presence and influence of China in international politics seems to be particularly evident in Africa. The relationship between China and Africa is predominantly economic, but China’s...
 
 
08 Apr 2014
 
Worker health hazards and proliferation risks of radioactive material smuggling and diversion in Africa’s ports, borders and shipping industry
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
Despite increasing volumes of international cargo passing through African ports, most African ports and borders are inadequately equipped with radiation detection equipment, nor are they staffed...
 
 
04 Apr 2014
 
The urban land question
The South African Civil Society Information Service
Urban land is acutely contested in contemporary South Africa. There are regular land occupations, some taking the form of quiet encroachment and some taking the form of overtly political acts. At...
 
 
 
 
Daily podcast – April 4, 2014
STATEMENT
South Africa's main opposition party accused President Jacob Zuma on Thursday of trying to "run away" from explaining his role in a $23-million State-funded security upgrade to his home that was...
 
 
02 Apr 2014
 
Crimea: what lessons for Africa?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
The controversial referendum in the Crimean peninsula on 16 March, and its much-disputed accession treaty with Russia, has opened up a new can of worms in international politics. Russia maintains...
 
 
31 Mar 2014
 
Elections not a panacea for African countries in crisis
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
As the Central African Republic (CAR) slides deeper into crisis, some actors are now advocating for elections to be held in the war-torn country as soon as February 2015. International role players...
 
 
26 Mar 2014
 
SA: Mondli Gungubele: Address by the Executive Mayor of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, during the State of the City Address, Germiston, Gauteng (26/03/2014)
STATEMENT
It was the English physicist and mathematician, Sir Isaac Newton, who once said: “If I have seen far, it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants”. South Africa has produced and continues...
 
 
25 Mar 2014
 
International nuclear security: why Africa must make its voice heard
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Of the 53 countries invited to participate in the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit that is taking place in The Hague today and tomorrow, six are from Africa. This is a sure sign that Africa’s role in...
 
 
20 Mar 2014
 
 
 
Does development reduce migration? (March 2014)
development
The most basic economic theory suggests that rising incomes in developing countries will deter emigration from those countries, an idea that captivates policymakers in international aid and trade...
 
 
19 Mar 2014
 
 
 
Daily podcast – March 19, 2014
PODCAST
The Public Protector plans to unveil a report on today on a $21-million state-funded "security upgrade" to President Jacob Zuma's private home. A newspaper has previously revealed that the upgrades...
 
 
 
                       
 
3 4 5 6
7
8 9 10 11
 
 
 
 
 
 
















 
 
 
 
 
  Topics on this page
 
 
 
City
 
DRC
Company
 
Gas
CVs
UCT
Continent
 
Country
 
DRC
Facility
 
Industry Term
 
Medical Condition
 
Person
 
Published Medium
 
Region
 
Natural Feature
 
Province Or State
 
Product
 
R75
Currency
 
ZAR
USD
Technology
 
ATM
Music Group
 
Organisation
 
Holiday
 
Operating System
 
Sports Event
 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association
Close