Creative Consulting & Development Works

We are a research, evaluation and communications consultancy, servicing nonprofits, governments and donors with innovative solutions within the development context.

Category: Food Security

Starving, but not from lack of food

14 August 2014

Fascinating research findings from UNICEF and the Public Health Foundation of India comparing sanitation and growth stunting in India and Sub-Saharan Africa. Poor sanitation in India may be causing bacteria to eat away at children   By Gardiner Harris, International New York Times He wore thick black eyeliner to ward […]

Expression of Interest: Consultants Database

3 April 2014

We are currently updating our Consultant Database and are looking for senior consultants with experience in a number of areas. Please see the below Expression of Interest: Consultants Database for more information.   Creative Consulting & Development Works (CC&DW) is a well-established consultancy providing a range of targeted services to […]

What is Development?

6 March 2014 Tshabo, © Maureen Sill

  “Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.” – Kofi Annan The term development presupposes that something is changing, evolving or progressing in order to be realised in a more effective and often, ethical […]

Happy Holidays from CC&DW

20 December 2013 CC&DW Team Photo, December 2013

Happy Holidays! As the Creative Consulting & Development Works office prepares to close for the holidays from 21 December to 6 January, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your support and collaboration in 2013, the anniversary of our 10th year in service of South Africa’s […]

Tata Mandela

6 December 2013 Nelson Mandela, 92nd birthday official photo

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013 We wish to express our deep sadness for the passing of Tata Mandela, and our heartfelt condolences to Nelson Mandela’s family, both immediate and across the country as a people. As a person of unwavering integrity in the face of […]

Women on Farms Project Looking for International Interns

21 July 2013

by Candice Mitchell Through our international internship placement service, if i could…, Creative Consulting & Development Works is featuring a new, specialist, internship position for the Women on Farms Project. The well-reputed organisation Women on Farms Project came to us requesting assistance in finding high quality interns to support their important work. Women […]

Tsholofelo attends the Making CSI Matter Conference

21 July 2013

by Tsholofelo Khoza Creative Consulting & Development Works new Business Development Manager, Tsholofelo Khoza, attended the Trialogue Making CSI Matter Conference on 28-29 May at the Wanderers Club in Illovo, Johannesburg. Now in its sixth year, the conference is established as South Africa’s CSI event of the year. Nearly 50 speakers inspired more […]

CC&DW Clothing Drive

26 June 2013

by Asanda Mkosana Many of us take the opportunity of having a decent meal, warm clothing, and a roof over our heads for granted, but for many people around the world this is a luxury that is a distant dream. In South Africa, as well as the rest of the […]

Want to Work With Purpose in South Africa?

7 June 2011

Creative Consulting and Development Works offers a specialist internship programme for international young people to gain profound and life-enriching experiences by working in the development sector of South Africa. We offer exclusive, niche internships with reputable non-profit organisations. NGOs in South Africa require energetic interns, and so we are able […]

Support World Food Day with a virtual ‘Living Wall’

15 October 2010

Tomorrow is World Food Day. Think about going to bed hungry every night. Think about waking up in the morning and knowing that you’ll remain hungry. Think about relying on your own small garden for your survival. Think about what it would mean if you could no longer grow your […]