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Apr 16

Stand against surveillance – Fix RICA now!

This is a joint statement from civil society organisations committed to upholding human rights and seeking social justice in South...
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Mar 16

Joint NGO statement on assassination of Eastern Cape activist

Last night in Mbizana, Eastern Cape, unknown attackers impersonating police offers assassinated the activist and chairperson of the Amadiba Crisis...
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Oct 07

Taking the Auditor-General more seriously

Taking the Auditor-General More Seriously 29 October 2007 Issued by: Derek Luyt and Jay Kruuse Public Service Accountability Monitor (PSAM)....
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Aug 07

Here is the evidence

Here is the evidence Issued by: Derek Luyt Media and Advocacy Head Public Service Accountability Monitor (PSAM) Tel: +27 (0)...
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Feb 03

Medicines Fraud result of non-implementation of Auditor-General’s recommendations

The recent raids and seizure of documents from the Department of Health’s offices in Bisho by the Joint Anti-corruption Task...
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Aug 20

Technology holds the key to public’s involvement in Eastern Cape legislature’s virtual meetings

By Tlamelo M Mothudi and Esteri Msindo• 6 August 2020 MPs had to get to grips with IT in April...
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Jul 20

Pandemic highlights nursing crisis

By Sue Maclennan on July 24, 2020 Covid-19, Health & Well-being, Health & wellbeing, NEWS "You can advertise for 5000...
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Jul 20

New system to track COVID-19 donations in Zim

LOCAL civil society organisations have designed a tracking system to account for the US$419 million donated so far towards fighting...
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Jul 20

Environment plays second fiddle to EC development drive

Commonage at Botha's Ridge outside Makhanda By Grocott's Mail Contributors on July 7, 2020 Conservation, OPINION & ANALYSIS, OUTSIDE, Regulations...
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Jun 20

Taking from Peter to pay Paul: A walk through the government’s special Covid-19 budget

https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2020-06-30-taking-from-peter-to-pay-paul-a-walk-through-the-governments-special-covid-19-budget/#gsc.tab=0   A community healthcare worker sits outside of the Melusi container clinic ready to screen patients. ( Photo: Elna Schütz/Spotlight)...
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Jun 20

COVID-19 and beyond: Adequate shelter and housing needs must inform Human Settlements budget.

http://www.ngopulse.org/press-release/covid-19-and-beyond-adequate-shelter-and-housing-needs-must-inform-human-settlements Forthcoming budget adjustments in response to COVID-19 will shift additional resources to the health sector. There are a number...
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Jun 20

Account4COVID Webinar Summary: Reflections of an online conversation with some of Africa’s frontline civic actors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0JK8YtWVYM https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfR0UJC-JsRDGJvHovbfvXywesqfCzPf4iHXo1QaHBBqXGx9w/viewform Background/context _Account4COVID post webinar blog v.1 With the outbreak of Covid-19, many governments’ health and basic service delivery...
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Jun 20

COVID-19: R500bn and the case for procurement reform

19th June 2020 | Alicestine October On 24 June next week Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will table the special adjustment...
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May 20

A link between communities and the government

What is the role of parliamentarians and ward councillors in Covid-19 interventions? By ESTERI MSINDO and SIYABULELA FOBOSI The Covid-19...
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