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Budget and Expenditure Monitoring Forum (BEMF) budget action On 25 February 2014, the day before Minister of Finance, Mr Pravin Gordhan presented his 2014-15 Budget speech to the nation, a group of activists drawn from a wide range of civil…

Political party funding: Who pays the Piper? Who calls the tune?

In less than four months, in compliance with our Constitution’s injunction that gives “every citizen has the right to free, fair and regular elections for any legislative body established in terms of the Constitution” the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will…

Eastern Cape Health Crisis Action Coalition

A recently launched website unveiling the secrecy around the annual initiation rituals in the Eastern Cape has sparked a large outcry among sections of the Eastern Cape population, notably the Traditional Leadership. The website was launched by a health care…