Blog Posts tagged “infographic”

2020 Draft Bills

July 10, 2020 (8 hours, 14 minutes ago)

2020 Draft Bills

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Sixth Parliament Marks One Year: Highlights

May 26, 2020 (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

anniversary infographic

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Corona Virus in South Africa

March 30, 2020 (3 months, 1 week 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 (5 months, 3 weeks 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 (7 months 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 (7 months 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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16 Days of Activism

Nov. 25, 2019 (7 months, 2 weeks ago)

16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence is an annual campaign that takes place all over the world to raise awareness on the negative impacts that violence against womxn and children has on society. South Africa joined the campaign in 1998 as one of the strategic interventions to make South ...

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31 October 2019 Bills Revived by the Sixth Parliament

Nov. 14, 2019 (7 months, 4 weeks ago)

There were 39 unfinished Bills when the Fifth Parliament ended. According to National Assembly rule 333 (2), these Bills lapsed automatically when Parliament was dissolved on 7 May 2019. To date, 30 of these have been revived by the Sixth Parliament. Our infographic below outlines all Bills revived by both ...

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NHI Timeline: Key dates and events

Oct. 12, 2019 (9 months ago)

The analyses and debates about the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill rage on following its introduction to Parliament early August. The tabling of the Bill was long in coming as the mooting of ideas to reform healthcare financing in South Africa are not new and date as far back as ...

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Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology 2019/20 Priorities

Aug. 29, 2019 (10 months, 2 weeks ago)

In December 2017, President Jacob Zuma announced that government will subsidise free higher education for poor and working class students.

This statement followed months of pressure and protests by the #FeesMustFall movement that demanded government stop the increase in tuition fees and increase its funding of universities.

Since the start ...

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