• 16.05.2018 | News

    SALDRU and FES Host Symposium on Social Mobility and Inequality

    The Southern African Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) co-hosted a symposium on social mobility and inequality in South Africa with the...


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  • 14.05.2018 | News

    Presenting new research by SWOP

    The SWOP Breakfast is a long-standing seminar series that is hosted every year by the Institute in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung South...


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  • | News

    Vacancies at FES South Africa Office

    The Friedrich Stiftung South African office (FES) has three vacancies for Programme Manager in Climate Change and Energy Policies, Labour and Social...


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung 
South Africa Office

34 Bompas Road
Dunkeld West
Johannesburg

+27 11 341 0270
+27 11 341 0271

info(at)fes-southafrica.org

Just and Sustainable Socio Economic Transformation
Topic

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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Events

29.03.2018 | Event

Annual SWOP Breakfast Seminars Series

We are pleased to announce first semester SWOP Breakfast Seminar programme.


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28.03.2018 | Youth leadership programme | Event

Fort Hare Autumn School on Social Democracy and Political Economy

The FES South Africa will host the Fort Hare Autumn school module one in the Eastern Cape at Hogsback from 30 March to 4 April 2018.


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08.02.2018 | Democracy, Youth leadership programme | News, Event

Fort Hare Autumn School Call for applications closing postponed to 7 March 2018

South Africa needs future leaders. Will you be one of them?

 


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Publications

Monaisa, Chere

Trade unions in transformation

Towads a powerful value chains trade union: South Africa NUMSA's expanded scope
Berlin, 2018

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Di Paola, Miriam

Trade unions in transformation

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

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Vetten, Lisa

Political representation makes women's voices heard?

Lessons from South Africa
Maputo, 2017

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