Education and Training Unit for Democracy and Development

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Resource Centre

We have hundreds of manuals and resource documents in our resource collections:

1. Community organisers toolbox

This toolbox contains simple guides on a wide range of skills that are useful for community organisers. It will help you to become a more effective activist in your community and to build efficient and democratic organisations. Any guides can be copied and amended for your needs.

2. Paralegal Advice

The Paralegal Manual is an invaluable tool for anyone who works in the field of development and access to justice. It provides up-to-date information on most of the laws and legal procedures that affect everyone who lives in South Africa. The manual has been specifically developed to aid NGOs, advice offices, shop stewards, community development workers and others who assist disadvantaged individuals and communities to access state services or to sort out legal problems

3. Political Party Tools

Centralised online resource centre for green and social democratic parties in Africa. It provides support and resources on political party policy areas, and political party organisational systems.

4. PYPA AU Chapter

The main objectives of the OAU were to rid the continent of the remaining vestiges of colonisation and apartheid; to promote unity and solidarity amongst African States; to coordinate and intensify cooperation for development; to safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Member States and to promote international cooperation organisational systems.