The Institute of Directors in Southern Africa (IoDSA) invites all interested parties and stakeholders to submit written comments to the draft practice note that provides guidance on how King III should be applied in the non-profit sector.
The African National Congress (ANC) held its 100th birthday celebrations from 6-8 January 2011 in Mangaung, Free State, where it was formed in 1912. The celebrations featured events which were attended by among others, sitting and former heads of state, ANC members and supporters from all over South Arica and the alliance partners.
Below are the messages of support to mark the ANC’s centenary:
Minister Gugile Nkwinti and the Department of Rural Development & Land Reform once again find themselves in hot water at the Land Claims Court with South Africa’s labour tenants.
The long running legal battle between the Minister and the Association for Rural Advancement (AFRA), a land rights non-governmental organisation (NGO) acting on behalf of labour tenant claimants, is set to escalate this month when the Legal Resource Centre (LRC) appears on behalf of AFRA and an estimated 19 000 labour tenants in the Land Claims Court in Randburg, Johannesburg on 29 January 2016.
This year, the global community has a historic opportunity to lay the groundwork to tackle poverty, inequality and climate change. This week at the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, world leaders are expected to show their ambition to turn the 2015 sustainable development agenda and climate agreement into meaningful action.
South African History Archive (SAHA) is a nonprofit organisation committed to documenting and raising awareness of past struggles against apartheid, as well as ongoing struggles in the making of democracy in South Africa. In line with this central mission, SAHA's Freedom of Information Programme (FOIP), launched in 2001, is dedicated to using the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (PAIA) to extend the boundaries of access to information in South Africa.
SAHA seeks to appoint an Advocacy Officer based in Johannesburg.
Masimanyane Women’s Support Centre (MWSC) is an equality and social justice nonprofit organisation seeking to end discrimination and the oppression of women and girls which is expressed as violence against women and girls.
MWSC seeks to appoint an experienced Social Worker, based in East London.
Gravitazz Continental Inititive (GCI) is a nonprofit organisation and the Secretariat for the Africa Coalition Against Land Grabs. The Coalition is made up of members across the African continent who actively advocate against the rapid large scale acquisition of arable land on the Continent by foreign ownership.
GCI seeks to appoint a Partnership Coordinator– Africa Coalition Against Land Grabs, based in Johannesburg.
Start Date: 1 November 2015.
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.
Health Economic and HIV/AIDS Research Division (HEARD) is a self-funded, applied research unit based at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban. HEARD conducts a range of research-from pure to applied- seeking to support all those intent on designing interventions to reduce the HIV pandemic in all sectors in the SADC and East Africa region. Its research agenda is driven by current issues and is aimed at producing knowledge and evidence critical to informed policies and actions.
Innovations in HIV Prevention in Africa