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Daniel Plaatjies

Daniel Plaatjies

    Don't isolate factions, rather see what useful role they can play
    Don't isolate factions, rather see what useful role they can play
    It’s time a new public narrative on factions in political parties encouraged institutional critique, an innovative response to internal strife and ...
    Social services: Charity begins at home
    Social services: Charity begins at home
    Welfare policy reforms were led by Winnie Madikizela-Mandela ahead of the inauguration of a new government in 1994, and were partially implemented by...
    Citizens make municipalities accountable
    Citizens make municipalities accountable
    The 2016 municipal elections are coming – poo and all. Political parties and independent political entrepreneurs wanting to be elected to...
    Public service must put the public first
    Public service must put the public first
    It is difficult to remember a time when the public service and administration department did not dominate the headlines, just as it is similarly...
    Building an agile public service
    Building an agile public service
    The Marikana labour disaster underscores the political foresight and leadership deployed by Lindiwe Sisulu, the minister of public service and...