Events

Webinar: The Impact of COVID-19 on South Africa's Metro's [11 May 2021]
May 11, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Apr 12, 2021

The Applied Constitutional Study Laboratory (ACSL) and the Socio-Economic Rights Project (SERP) at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape invite you to a webinar on The impact of COVID-19 on the City of Cape Town.

Webinar to commemorate the life of Dulcie September [29 March 2021]
Mar 29, 2021 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Mar 09, 2021

The South African Embassy in France, inpartnership with the Dullah Omar Institute of the University of the Western Cape, cordially invites you to a Webinar to commemorate the life of Dulcie September.

Webinar on the Impact of Covid-19 on South Africa's Metros [ 24 February 2021]
Feb 24, 2021 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Feb 05, 2021

The Applied Constitutional Study Laboratory (ACSL) and the Socio-Economic Rights Project (SERP) at the Dullah Omar Institute together with the Faculty of Law at the University of the Western Cape invite you to a webinar on the Impact of COVID-19 on South Africa’s major cities (the Metros).

Webinar: South African Police Service and Independent Police Investigative Directorate Annual Reports 2019/2020 [24 February 2021]
Feb 24, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Feb 18, 2021

The South African Police Service (SAPS) budget exceeded R100 billion for the first time in 2020/2021, with increases to SAPS over time tending to beat inflation. The SAPS Annual Report for the previous year, 2019/2020, only became available in late 2020. This report sheds some light on where and how this money is usually spent prior to the State of Disaster conditions.

Webinar: Review of the Correctional Services Annual Report 2019/20 [16 February 2021]
Feb 16, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Feb 15, 2021

The budget for the Dept of Correctional Services for 2019/20 was R25 316 million which translates to a daily cost per prisoner of roughly R447 or R163 155 per year. This is by all accounts a lot of money, but what are South Africans receiving in return? How did the Department manage the budget and are there some notable achievements? What were the failures and are there solutions?

Report Launch: Transparency in Municipal Procurement [27 November 2020]
Nov 27, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Nov 17, 2020

‘Are Municipal Websites Transparent about the Goods and Services that Municipalities Procure?’ The Dullah Omar Institute (DOI) and the International Budget Partnership-South Africa (IBP-SA) are pleased to invite you to the launch and discussion of a new report that examines 34 municipal websites for transparency on their procurement practices.

Webinar on Privacy, Digital Technology, and Covid-19 [18 November 2020]
Nov 18, 2020 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM Zoom (Virtual meeting),
Author: Keathela
Published: Nov 04, 2020

The Applied Constitutional Study Laboratory (ACSL) and the Socio-Economic Rights Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape invite you to a webinar on Privacy, Digital Technology, and Covid-19.

Webinar series: Our Voices Matter - Impact of the lockdown on gender-based violence in disadvantaged communities [6 October 2020]
Oct 06, 2020 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Zoom meeting,
Author: Socio-Economic Rights Project
Published: Oct 05, 2020

The Socio-Economic Rights Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of Western Cape, invites you to a webinar with the theme ‘Our Voices Matter’, to discuss the impact of the lockdown on the socio-economic rights and well-being of people in informal settlements in Cape Town.

Student Hunger and Covid-19: Stakeholders roles in realising the right to food of vulnerable groups [1 October 2020]
Oct 01, 2020 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Author: Socio-Economic Rights Project
Published: Sep 29, 2020

The Socio-Economic Rights Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, invites you to its second webinar in a series on ‘Student Hunger and COVID-19’. This series is organised by the Access to Food for Students Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence in Food Security. It seeks to address food insecurity in tertiary institutions nationwide through research and advocacy.