Researcher Position

Researcher Position We are looking for a Researcher to join our office in Newtown, Johannesburg. Apply by:  27 June 2018, 5 pm SAST Studies...

2018 NATIONAL BUDGET DIALOGUE ON THE SA APPROPRIATION BILL

SPII was invited as a key Respondent to one of the first Consultative process organised by the Standing Committee on Appropriations following the tabling...

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The Crucial Role of local CSOs in helping communities reduce poverty 17 April 2018 The Poor are Getting Poorer  28 February 2018

Vulekamali Newsletter Issue 1 2018

Vulekamali Newsletter Issue 1 2018

IMALI YETHU is a coalition of civil society organisations working with the South African National Treasury to make budget information more accessible, user-friendly and...

Working Paper 18: Monitoring and Evaluating the Progressive Realisation of the Right to Water and Sanitation in South Africa

The progressive realisation of the right to water and sanitation is provided for in South Africa’s Constitution and the International Covenant of Economic, Social...

The Crucial Role of local CSOs in helping communities reduce poverty

The Crucial Role of local CSOs in helping communities reduce poverty

The unemployment in South Africa went up to 27.1 % in the third quarter of 2016 from 26.6 in the previous period. The number...

SPII Talk Newsletter: South Africa Rebooting

SPII Talk Newsletter: South Africa Rebooting It’s been quite an eventful first quarter of the year. The political hangover of the ANC’s 54th conference...

Vat Increase

Vat Increase

Value Added Tax will be increased to 15% from 1 April 2018. Some say it’s a necessary step to keep the economy on track,...

Fact Sheet #4 Decent Work in South Africa

Fact Sheet #4 Decent Work in South Africa

THE CONSTITUTION RECOGNISES RIGHTS TO FAIR LABOUR PRACTICES AND TO CHOOSE ONE’S OCCUPATION FREELY BUT SOUTH AFRICA’S RATIFICATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON ECONOMIC,...

Fact Sheet #3- Social Security in South Africa

Fact Sheet #3- Social Security in South Africa

18 - 59 YEAR OLD ABLE-BODIED WORKING PEOPLE DO NOT RECEIVE GRANTS,AND THE CHILD SUPPORT GRANT FALLS FAR SHORT OF THE AMOUNT NEEDED TO...

Occasional Paper

Occasional Paper

Occasional Paper The inclusion of socio-economic rights in South Africa’s first democratic Constitution envisioned the reconstruction and transformation of a divided and deeply unequal...

Our Rights Community Dialogue Series 22 September 2017

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