RADIO SERIES: ADVOCATING PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN LOCAL GOVERNANCE

Planact, a non-governmental organisation promoting participatory governance and accountability of municipalities, has partnered with eMalahleni FM, community radio station broadcasting in eMalahleni Local Municipality in Witbank to educate the Mpumalanga community clusters on participation legislation and local governance processes.

Emalahleni FM pic - first episode

Episode 1: Aired on 8 April 2019.

The interview gives an overview of Planact’s intervention in community development and promoting of participatory democracy in the Emalahleni area.

Episode 2: Aired on 22 April 2019

This week’s episode features Paulina Lefuwane from Spring Valley informal settlement in Witbank. She talks about Planact’s intervention in 2016 which led to the Emalahleni Municipality delivering services to their community.  Take a listen!