Engaging conversation style dialogues facilitated by youth development practitioner and facilitator Dambisa Dube
19. Civic Education: Why Now and How?
I had a great conversation with Uta Lehmann who is a Senior Projecy Coordinator at the Hans Seidel Foundation who is leading the work of Civics Academy about the importance of civic education work against the political backdrop of the South Africa. A timeous conversation which I hope will be an informative one too. Enjoy
18. Youth Participation beyond the Ballot Box
Sphamandla Mhlongo, a Project Manager of the Democracy Development Programme joined me in this 4th instalment where we discussed the importance of civic education mechanisms beyond the ballot box. A very insightful conversation worth a listen!
17. True State of the Nation: A youthful perspective with Karabo Mokgonyana
Karabo Mokgonyana joins me on our third instalment of S2 to unpack the state of things in SA with a strong focus on the various roles young people can play to their strengths to help shift things in the country. We also touch on the usefulness of various mediums to expand reach even to more marginalised groups of young people who are often left out of important conversations. An inspiring episode- enjoy
16. Profiling the German Youth: Who Are They?
Second episode of this season spotlights Antonia Kuhn, a motivated and active German youth who has served as Germany’s Youth Delegate to the UN General Assembly in 2018 and was part of the German Delegation to the Y7 summit in 2022. I picked her brain on who the German youth is and her perspective on the importance and responsibility of being a youth voice. Enjoy!
15. Contextualising the problem: Urgency of youth engagement & active citizenry
This episode sets the tone for season two of #dwd where we take a deeper dive into all things politics. Here we unpack and reflect with Pearl Pillay about the challenges and opportunities that the youth sector presents but most importantly the urgency of the collective responsibility we all have in shaping the future of South Africa as South African youth.
14: Quiet girl era: Am I back? Let’s unpack
I’ve been quiet.. a lot of us have and I spend this episode giving you a life update as well some of my reflections on my “quiet girl era”.