• Thursday, 19.10.17 - Centre for the Book, 62 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Cape Town | International Relations | Event

    Civil Society’s Region-Building Role in Southern Africa’s Agro-Processing Sector

    The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town, in collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), Johannesburg invites you and members of...


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  • Wednesday, 27.09.17 - World Trade Organization | Event

    Making trade benefit workers

    To ensure that the benefits of trade are more equally shared, special attention needs to be given to decent work in global supply or value chains...


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  • Thursday, 02.11.17 to Friday, 03.11.17 - FES Berlin | Event

    Digital Capitalism - Revolution or Hype?

    Does digital change mean prosperity and participation for all or inequality and social upheaval?


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Just and Sustainable Socio Economic Transformation
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Just and Sustainable Socio Economic Transformation

FES supports its partners (government, civil society and trade unions) to develop and implement social democratic policies for an economy based on sustainability, redistributive justice and decent work.
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Promoting Democracy and Civic Participation
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Promoting Democracy and Civic Participation

The objective of the Promoting Democracy and Civic Participation working area is to ensure that democratic processes, institutions and actors in South Africa’s political system are strengthened for the purpose of deepening democracy.
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International Relations and Foreign Policy
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International Relations and Foreign Policy

Since the end of Apartheid, the democratic South African government has held a reputation for “boxing above its weight” in international diplomacy. Noted for responding cautiously to the dualities that exist within the international system and favouring soft power strategies.
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Youth Leadership programme
Youth Project

Youth Leadership programme

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung South Africa believes in the power of young people. The Fort Hare Autumn School is a youth leadership programme on Social Democracy and Political Economy.
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Latest Events

Thursday, 19.10.17 - Centre for the Book, 62 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Cape Town | International Relations | Event

Civil Society’s Region-Building Role in Southern Africa’s Agro-Processing Sector

The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town, in collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), Johannesburg invites you and members of...


more information

Wednesday, 27.09.17 - World Trade Organization | Event

Making trade benefit workers

To ensure that the benefits of trade are more equally shared, special attention needs to be given to decent work in global supply or value chains...


more information

Thursday, 02.11.17 to Friday, 03.11.17 - FES Berlin | Event

Digital Capitalism - Revolution or Hype?

Does digital change mean prosperity and participation for all or inequality and social upheaval?


more information

Recent Publications

Di Paola, Miriam

Trade unions in transformation

An assessment of NUMSA's attempt to develop its political and organisational independence, 2012-2016
Berlin, 2017

Download publication (280 KB, PDF-File)


Vetten, Lisa

Political representation makes women's voices heard?

Lessons from South Africa
Maputo, 2017

Download publication (340 KB, PDF-File)


Phillips, Ann L.

A terminal threat to state monopoly on the use of force?

the international search for answers to combating terrorism and violent extremism
Berlin, 2016

Download publication (200 KB, PDF-File)


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