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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.

SAM DA[Source: http://www.bdlive.co.za/opinion/columnists/2015/01/05/robotic-pragmatism-replaces-liberalism-at-heart-of-the-da by Gareth van Onselen.]

FOR a significant part of her career, Helen Suzman radiated a solitary liberal light from within the nationalistic darkness that engulfed SA’s parliamentary chamber during apartheid. She died six years ago, on January 1 2009. But January 1 2015 came and went without so much as a mention of her name. Read more

Wallmannsthal Rooimiere 2012 06 - 6 [Source: http://www.handelsblatt.com/politik/international/scheitert-afrikas-hoffnungstraeger-ueber-suedafrika-kreisen-die-pleitegeier/11179484.html by Wolfgang Drechsler.]

Das Land galt als Aushängeschild des Kontinents. Doch die südafrikanische Wirtschaft befindet sich in einer Abwärtsspirale. Denn Staatschef Zuma hat weder Mut noch Vision bewiesen. Ökonomen warnen vor einer Staatspleite. Read more

SAM Kers[Source: http://www.economist.com/news/middle-east-and-africa/21637396-rolling-power-cuts-are-fraying-tempers-unplugged.]

The people of South Africa are learning to live in the dark. Their beleaguered power utility, Eskom, is unable to meet electricity demand and in November reintroduced a tortuous schedule of rolling blackouts known as “load shedding”. South Africans now check electricity reports that read like weather forecasts: “There is a medium probability of load shedding today and tomorrow, with a higher probability on Thursday and Friday,” said a recent Eskom tweet. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.9% y/y in August 2018 (CPI) & +6.3 y/y in August 2018 (PPI)
-0.7% q/q (2nd quarter of 2018)
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