governance

 
We need a legitimate and capable state
We need a legitimate and capable state
The question of “state formation” used to be widely debated by South Africans, but this is no longer the case. Perhaps this is because of...
African Governance Report: Highlights
African Governance Report: Highlights
Good governance can refer to so many different sectors and aspects that it is often hard to assess or measure. The definition of governance refers...
The first assessment of African governance by Africans
The first assessment of African governance by Africans
A quick search through the African Governance Report (AGR) reveals several documents, assessments and analyses compiled by multilateral institutions and donor agencies about the state of governance on the continent. Many of these paint a bleak picture of weak governments, poor controls...
Greater co-operation between CoGTA and Gauteng Traditional Leadership
Greater co-operation between CoGTA and Gauteng Traditional Leadership
"To go back to tradition is the first step forward”. This old African proverb sums up the mandate of Traditional Affairs up perfectly.
SADC, learn from Algeria how to bring peace and stability
SADC, learn from Algeria how to bring peace and stability
Algeria today is a country that lives in peace and enjoys stability in a region marked by turbulence as a result of terror threats and mass...
Transport's future is integrated, but how do we get there?
Transport's future is integrated, but how do we get there?
Imagine you’re running late for an important meeting across town. It’s rush hour and a section of road has collapsed, wreaking havoc across the...
What might an African language of governance sound and look like?
What might an African language of governance sound and look like?
A grasp of Africa in modern times that is “neither utopian nor fatalist”, as one commentator has it, is by no means an easy undertaking in...
Mo Ibrahim Foundation: Deteriorating safety and rule of law have held back progress in African governance
Mo Ibrahim Foundation: Deteriorating safety and rule of law have held back progress in African governance
The 2016 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG), launched on Monday by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, reveals that improvement in overall governance in Africa over the past 10 years has been held back by a widespread deterioration in the category of safety and rule of law....
North West ANC members cry foul over candidate lists
North West ANC members cry foul over candidate lists
Disgruntled ANC members from the Bojanala region in the North West have accused party headquarters at Luthuli House of deliberately ignoring their...
Wits academics scathing on governance
Wits academics scathing on governance
The full extent of challenges facing University of the Witwatersrand's new vice-chancellor, Adam Habib, are apparent in a new survey suggesting...
Consumed by our lust for lost segregation
Consumed by our lust for lost segregation
The banalisation of cruelty and the repetition of often brutal and traumatic events – the Marikana massacre, deaths at the hands of an...

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