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In rural South Africa, voters weigh frustration and ANC loyalty

By: Reuters     23rd May 2024 In Nelson Mandela's hometown of Qunu there has been no running water since 2016, jobs are scarce and crime is on the rise as unemployed young men... 

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ICC’s request for warrants bolsters SA’s foreign policy – Supra Mahumapelo

ICC’s request for warrants bolsters SA’s foreign policy – Supra Mahumapelo

By: Thabi Shomolekae     23rd May 2024 Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation chairperson Supra Mahumapelo noted that the International Criminal... 

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Biden plans to visit Africa in February if he is re-elected

By: Reuters     23rd May 2024 US President Joe Biden said he plans to make an official visit to Africa in February after the US presidential election, an announcement that... 

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Green stimulus

17th May 2024 South Africa’s manufacturing sector is in dire need of stimulus. In its recently released ‘Industrial Policy & Strategy Review’, the Department of... 

Climate and development investment platforms as tools for transformation

17th May 2024 It takes a while but, slowly, one gets to see the possibility of things. Climate action has long been the mainstay of a specific tradition, which... 

South African Institute of International Affairs

Marking a Milestone: 90 Years of SAIIA

16th May 2024 Reflections from our chief executive as SAIIA celebrates its 90th anniversary. The South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)... 

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Over 26-million South Africans get a social grant. Fear of losing the payment used to be a reason to vote for the ANC, but no longer – study

15th May 2024 Social grants to reduce poverty feature prominently in the campaign promises of political parties in South Africa’s 2024 national and provincial... 

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Promise of ‘94 not yet translated into meaningful change for some – Ramaphosa 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     8th May 2024 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday although South Africa is a “vastly different place” than it was 30 years ago, he acknowledged that... 

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Economic Justice: A Sustainable Development Goal Model – Our plan for South Africa to beat the past and build the future

6th May 2024 An economically just society is one in which economic opportunities are available to all, and people have the capabilities to make use of those... 

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Global megatrends and the quest for poverty eradication

6th May 2024 Global megatrends such as income inequality, climate change, demographic shifts, technological progress, and urbanisation are shaping the future of... 

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Scaling Clean Technology Offtakes: A Corporate Playbook for Net Zero

6th May 2024 Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and green hydrogen (GH2) are critical for decarbonizing hard-to-abate sectors, like aviation, energy and heavy... 

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ActionSA Mourns the Passing of Distinguished Member of Parliament & Devotee to Democracy, James Selfe

22nd May 2024 ActionSA wishes to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of James Selfe, a Member of Parliament whose career has... 

SACP Gauteng welcomes deployment of National Alliance leaders to the province

SACP Gauteng welcomes deployment of National Alliance leaders to the province

22nd May 2024 With less than nine days remaining until the historic national and provincial elections, which also mark three decades since South Africa’s... 

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DA mourns the passing of democratic stalwart, James Selfe

22nd May 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) mourns the passing of party stalwart, James Selfe, who passed away late this afternoon. James departed us peacefully,... 

PSA supports efforts by SIU and Hawks to eradicate corruption at Department of Home Affairs

PSA supports efforts by SIU and Hawks to eradicate corruption at Department of Home Affairs

21st May 2024 The Public Servants Association (PSA) supports initiatives undertaken by the Minister of Home Affairs, the Special Investigation Unit (SIU), and... 

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SARS’ Ragnarök for Non-Compliant Cryptocurrency Traders and Investors

14th May 2024 The South African Revenue Service (SARS) and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) through existing working groups, and international exchanges of... 

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South Africa Takes Bold Step: Climate Change Bill Receives Parliamentary Nod of Approval

14th May 2024 The South African Parliament unanimously passed the Climate Change Bill, which sets ambitious goals to achieve the country's low-carbon and... 

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What do sectoral emission targets mean for your business?

13th May 2024 To support the implementation of South Africa's Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) under the Paris Agreement, the Minister of Forestry,... 

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Enhancements in Trust Dispute Resolution Process by SARS

13th May 2024 In its continuous pursuit of organizational excellence and in alignment with its Vision 2024, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has unveiled... 

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