Afesis-corplan, as part of a team led by CS Consulting, participated in 2014 in the development of an upgrading of informal settlements policy and strategy for the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality (BCMM). The following animation video was developed as a background motivation for the draft policy: www.afesis.org.za/2014-08-05-09-06-19.html.
One has now lost count of the number of fraud and corruption incidents that get reported in the media - almost daily. Most would agree that this indicates our corporate governance is collapsing, has completely collapsed or that it needs some serious re-vamp. The fact that fraud and corruption incidents do get reported, confirms that corporate governance still works – but mainly on the detective side.
The Legal Resources Centre (LRC) invites you to the launch of its Annual Report on 22 January 2009 in Johannesburg.
As the LRC approaches its 30th anniversary, it remains committed to the social and economic transformation of South Africa based on the strengthening of its constitutional democracy.
Date: 22 January 2009
Venue: Johannesburg Civic Theatre (City of Light Room)
African Men for Sexual Health and Rights (AMSHeR) is a coalition of men who have sex with men (MSM)/ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) led organisations formed to provide a response to grave human rights violations faced by LGBT people, and the disproportionate way in which HIV affects MSM in Africa. AMSHeR works through advocacy capacity strengthening initiatives to promote non-discrimination particularly based on sexual orientation and gender identity and to advance access to quality health services for MSM/LGBT individuals in Africa.
The Civil Society Development Fund (CSDF), an initiative of the Embassy of France in South Africa, supports the participation of South African Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in local governance.
Tshikululu is calling for proposals for consultants to apply to provide capacity building support as part of the Sabbatical for Nonprofit Organisation (NPO) Leaders Award Programme.
This appointment is being made on behalf of the FirstRand Foundation.
New Jerusalem Children’s Home is Christ consciousness faith-based nonprofit organisation presently accommodating 80 children from 0 to 18 years of age. It is a small entity with a big vision. The organisation aims to become one of the best children’s homes in Africa in the provision of holistic and integrated quality care to orphaned, abandoned, abused, traumatised, vulnerable and HIV positive children.
New Jerusalem Children’s Home is hosting its first ever youth career day titled 'A Reminder of June 16, 1976' on 16 June 2015 in Midrand.
USB-Ed’s Impumelelo: The Stellenbosch Academy for Social Innovations Centre, in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, are bringing project presenters in water, sanitation, recycling, and waste management from the e’Thekwini and Drakenstein Municipalities to present to a key group of public managers drawn from the Gauteng municipalities and region.
I have written about the frustration of fundraising for nonprofit, community based organisations in South Africa before and feel the need to once again touch on this subject. My frustration level has not decreased. Some of the frustrations include:
The National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund (NLDTF):