Four Reasons Why the Democratic Principles Should Be Considered by Local Government in the Equitable Provision of Services to Communities in South Africa

Local government plays a crucial role in the provision of services to communities in South Africa. To ensure that these services are distributed equitably among all residents, the local government needs to adhere to democratic principles. Democracy fosters transparency, accountability, participation, and responsiveness, all of which are vital for effective governance and the equitable distribution […]

How Local Government Could Be Transparent When It Engages Communities for Sustainable Provision of Water Services to Different Communal Areas

Access to clean and reliable water services is essential for the health, well-being, and economic development of communities, particularly in communal areas where resources may be scarce. Local government plays a critical role in providing and managing water services, but ensuring transparency in its engagement with communities is equally important for building trust, accountability, and […]