Blog Posts tagged “infographic”

International Day of Democracy - 15 September

Sept. 15, 2020 (1 week, 5 days ago)

On the 15th of September every year, democratic nations across the world observe International Day of Democracy. This observance provides an opportunity for many nations to review the state of democracy in their own countries, and more broadly, globally.

People's Assembly has prepared this infographic to highlight the different ...

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Crime Stats Relating to Sexual Offences

Sept. 11, 2020 (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

Every year the Minister of Police publishes the Crime Statistics of the country. These statistics are important as they inform citizens on how safe they are. Most importantly these statistic inform policy direction on how to reduce crime and deter criminal activity.

Gender based violence (GBV) has been considered another ...

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2020 Draft Bills in Parliament at the Moment

July 31, 2020 (1 month, 4 weeks ago)

Draft bills 2020

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2020 Draft Bills

June 26, 2020 (3 months ago)

2020 Draft Bills

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Corona Virus in South Africa

March 30, 2020 (6 months ago)

This is what a lockdown means and how it helps to flatten the curve.

Corona Virus in South Africa

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2020: Top 10 most anticipated dates in the Parliamentary Calendar (so far)

Jan. 21, 2020 (8 months, 1 week ago)

With just a decade left to achieve what we’ve set out for ourselves in the National Development Plan 2030, this year also happens to be the last year of the National Youth Plan 2020. With that in mind, there is no doubt that this year's State of the ...

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Public Participation: Call For Comments Deadlines

Dec. 11, 2019 (9 months, 3 weeks ago)

South Africa's Constitution requires that Parliament and the Legislatures provide a forum for the public to participate in all due processes. This is known as public participation.

Public participation can be described as a deliberate process where Government uses various methods to get all the relevant stakeholders, these can ...

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Petitions: How to get your voice heard in Parliament

Dec. 11, 2019 (9 months, 3 weeks ago)

In South Africa, Section 17 of the Constitution creates the right for everyone to present petitions. Public participation in law-making, oversight and other processes of Parliament, therefore, is an integral part of our democracy. Parliament has developed a number of ways to promote public involvement in the work of the ...

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