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S.Africa's top poultry producer flags bird flu risk amid vaccine delays

By: Reuters     20th May 2024 South Africa remains at risk of bird flu owing to delays in the roll-out of a broad vaccination programme, the country's largest chicken producer,... 

S.Africa's top poultry producer flags bird flu risk amid vaccine delays
South Africa rides a wave of investor cash before the election

South Africa rides a wave of investor cash before the election

By: Bloomberg     20th May 2024 The most pivotal South African election in decades is already turning the tide of the country’s financial markets. Money has been pouring into the... 

DWS set to submit NWRIA Bill to Presidency

By: Natasha Odendaal     20th May 2024 Following the adoption of the National Water Resource Infrastructure Agency (NWRIA) Bill, the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is preparing... 

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Zamayirha Peter

The role of the media in the General Election

10th May 2024 A healthy functioning democracy is predicated on the electorate making informed choices, which in turn rests on the quality of information they... 

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Coalitions and reform

10th May 2024 With the 2024 election days away, attention is turning to the governance arrangements that will prevail nationally and in key battleground... 

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South Africa’s plan to move away from coal: 8 steps to make it succeed

9th May 2024 The South African government’s Just Energy Transition Implementation Plan was launched in November 2023. It is a roadmap guiding the country away... 

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Kenya is once again in FATF’s crosshairs

9th May 2024 To curb money laundering, financial oversight of the real estate, legal, casino and transport sectors must be improved. The Financial Action Task... 

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Institute for Justice and Reconciliation

South African Reconciliation Barometer: Looking to the 2024 elections

30th April 2024 South African Reconciliation Barometer: Looking to the 2024 elections This publication is based on a briefing session co-hosted by the Institute... 

Overseas Development Institute

Revitalising the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative: a 20-year review

30th April 2024 Since the establishment in 2003 of the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative (GHDI), the world in which humanitarian donors seek to be ‘good’ has... 

Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Parliamentary Liaison Office

With Regard to Borders and Ballots

29th April 2024 The IEC has confirmed that South Africa has 340 parties registered provincially and nationally and thus eligible to participate in the 2024... 

Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Parliamentary Liaison Office

The Making of Manifestos and the Marginalisation of Migrants: A Causal Link?

29th April 2024 Election fever has been ratcheted up several notches over the past few weeks, as one by one various political parties have launched their election... 

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Statements

Don't cancel your medical aid, here is why

Don't cancel your medical aid, here is why

17th May 2024 While President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the National Health Insurance Act (NHIA) into law, this does not mean South Africans should cancel their... 

ActionSA Welcomes SIU, HAWKS and Home Affairs Raids of Refugee Centers Across the Country

17th May 2024 ActionSA welcomes the expanded law enforcement raids by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation... 

ActionSA Welcomes SIU, HAWKS and Home Affairs Raids of Refugee Centers Across the Country

17th May 2024 ActionSA welcomes the expanded law enforcement raids by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation... 

Police Minister Bheki Cele

What are you hiding Minister Cele? Crime stats release shelved 12 days before election

17th May 2024 The fourth quarter crime statistics scheduled to be released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) at 12h00 today have been shelved by... 

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Werksmans

Public Procurement Agreements Should Not Have Confidentiality Clauses: A Case of the Health Justice v the Minister of Health and Another (10009/22) [2023] ZAGPPH 689

13th May 2024 The Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 (“PAIA“) is an empowering piece of legislation and allows that secretes cannot be hidden in... 

Werksmans

The cyber abys of no regulation – Who carries the responsibility to protect Democratic Discourse in Cyberspace?

13th May 2024 The internet, once hailed as a beacon of free expression and connectivity, has become a double-edged sword, where voices can be amplified or... 

Tax Consulting SA

SARS’ High Wealth Unit Weaponizing Requests for Relevant Material Against Provisional Taxpayers

10th May 2024 In the world of tax, High Wealth Individuals (HWIs) are known for accruing their wealth through navigation of complex, multi-layered investment... 

Baker McKenzie

The right to freely participate in society – judgment clarifies discrimination due to criminal history in the employment process

10th May 2024 An April 2024 decision by the South African Labour Appeal Court, O’Connor v. LexisNexis, serves as a reminder to employers that the statutory... 

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