tagged “peace”

The Week Ahead: Week of parliamentary action

26 Aug 2019 (2 years, 10 months ago)

An eclectic week of parliamentary action beckons in the main chambers and Committee Corridor.

A combination of Question Time sessions, a sectoral parliament, oversight visits, legislative business and a few high-profile Committee meetings, should mean plenty of fizz.

The Women’s Parliament – which is an annual event on the legislature’s ...

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The Week Ahead: Executive scrutiny & legislative action

10 Aug 2015 (6 years, 10 months ago)

There's both high policy and low politics on display in the main chambers this week. The National Assembly offers a blend of members' statements, a discussion of national importance, legislative business and oral questions to the Deputy President and Peace and Security Cluster. The programme is a bit more pedestrian ...

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The Week Ahead: Spotlight on President, rules and Nkandla Committee

3 Aug 2015 (6 years, 10 months ago)

After a low key week, the National Assembly chamber has shifted gears and arranged a busy programme, which includes ministerial statements, policy debates, oral questions and the processing of assorted bills and statutory instruments. It’s rather quieter in the NCOP chamber, where internal work dominates and any kind of contested ...

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ISS Seminar: Top five countries competing for power in Africa

20 May 2015 (7 years, 1 month ago)

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As Africa aspires to take responsibility for its development, peace and security, the question of regional leadership is key. This seminar will discuss the historical distribution of power in Africa and how it is likely to change over the next 25 years.

In an increasingly multipolar world, parts of Africa ...

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