Creative Consulting & Development Works

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Category: Gender

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 […]

“Caregivers need more help” by if i could… intern Kyle Hiebert

14 January 2014 Mother and child in Cape Town's township, Langa, © Maureen Sill

Creative Consulting & Development Works internship placement service, if i could…, brings talented international students and graduates to Cape Town to support South African NGOs. On 22 November, Impumelelo research intern Kyle Heibert wrote an interesting analysis on Statistics South Africa’s study, South Africa’s young children: their family and home […]

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 […]

365 Days of Activism

28 November 2013 16 Days of Activism graphic 2011

  “No woman or child should be sexually harassed, beaten, raped, stabbed, shot, or attacked in any manner, anywhere in our country.” ~ South African President, Jacob Zuma According to the United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women Gender-Based Violence (GBV) is described as any act ‘that […]

National Women’s Day: A time to reflect

9 August 2013

Today we celebrate National Women’s Day in South Africa, where women are recognised for their contribution in society, the workplace and at home. Many businesses offer mani/pedi specials and spa days, while in the home some husbands are washing dishes and cooking dinner tonight. Today we honor the four women […]

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 […]

Women on Farms Project is Looking for Interns

23 May 2013

The Creative Consulting & Development Works internship programme, if i could…, is looking for interns to place with a well-reputed organisation, the Women on Farms Project. The organisation focuses on feminist rural development in Stellenbosch, situated just outside of Cape Town, and strives to strengthen the capacity of women who […]