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October 10, 2018

SAIIA Occasional Paper 288: EU migration ‘crisis’ and African complicity in migration management

Our partner South African Institute of International Affairs works on social development, foreign policy, governance, environment, and economic policy, linking local experiences with global debates. This September they published a paper on EU - African migration - the necessity of policy agreements. more…

October 9, 2018

SAIIA September/2018 Dispatches

Our partner South African Institute of International Affairs works on social development, foreign policy, governance, environment, and economic policy, linking local experiences with global debates. Their September dispatches deliver much information regarding these topics, especially about China-Africa relationship. more…

October 3, 2018

Social Cohesion Conference 2018

On the 26th of September 2018, the Development Democracy Program held its first International Social Cohesion in Durban, aimed at elevating and deliberating conversations about social cohesion above race, and unearth other causes of divisions in the society. more…

October 2, 2018

Round Table Discussion: Managing the Digital Revolution in South Africa

On 29 August 2018, a round table discussion focused on the future-shaping phenomenon of digitalisation in South Africa and was jointly organized by the KAS, the National Planning Commission and the Business School of Johannesburg. The event was part of a world-wide discussion series. more…

September 28, 2018

Think Tank Report 4/2018

The Think Tank Report of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Issue 4/2018. more…

September 26, 2018

Book launch: "Democracy under Threat - A Crisis of Legitimacy?"

On the 20th of September, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation South Africa (KAS) in cooperation with the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) and Transformation Research Unit (TRU) - University of Stellenbosch hosted the book launch of “Democracy under Threat – A Crisis of Legitimacy?” edited by Ursula van Beek. more…

September 20, 2018

Traditional Leadership and Authority versus Local Government

On the 13th and 14th of September, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) in cooperation with the North-West University (NWU) hosted a conference on the topic ‘Traditional Leadership and Authority versus Local Government’ in Potchefstroom. more…

September 17, 2018

DDP Public Forum on SOEs and State Capture

This Forum was one of DDP’s Citizen Engagement Program that aims to educate citizens about issues happening in the society by inviting an expect in that filed to give a detailed and professional analysis for the people. more…

September 17, 2018

Youth in Politics Dialogue

Democracy Development Program (DDP) in partnership with Inkululeko Leadership Academy (ILA) hosted a youth in politics dialogue at Diakonia in Durban on the 24 August 2018. This dialogue was one of their means to understand if the current political messaging sufficiently captures the aspirations of young people in South Africa. more…

September 10, 2018

5th Discourse Café "Women in Business" with Antoinette Prophy

On the 30th of August, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the FVZS Leadership Institute / Leierskapsinstituut hosted the 5th Discourse Café "Women in Business" with our special guest Antoinette Prophy. The aim of the series is to promote a culture of informed debate on various topical issues. more…