Creative Consulting & Development Works

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RAPE: a case for strengthening Accountability

8 June 2016

Two recent events highlighted the issue of gender based violence and its prevalence. Dee Smythe launched her book ‘Rape Unresolved’ and the Centre for Conflict Resolution hosted a public dialogue featuring Pumla Qgola’s ‘Rape: A South African Nightmare’.  One of our interns, Fatima Mathivha attended both events. We have chosen […]

Prof Laurie Stevahn from the American Evaluation Association (AEA) to do a series of seminars across South Africa this June.

30 May 2016

SAMEA, in partnership with the Department of Planning Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME), the ZENEX Foundation, Centre for Research on Evaluation Science and Technology (CREST) and Creative Consulting & Development Works (CC&DW) cordially invite you to a series of seminars with Prof Laurie Stevahn from the American Evaluation Association (AEA). Prof […]

Women in the workplace: how far have we come in achieving equality?

8 September 2015

As women, we must stand up for ourselves. As women, we must stand up for each other. As women, we must stand up for justice for all.”   – Michelle Obama. For years, women have been setting the stage for change and equality in South Africa through their efforts to […]

Women united in moving South Africa forward

7 August 2015

Freedom cannot be achieved unless the women can be emancipated from all forms of oppression. – Nelson Mandela                 Every year on August 9th, we celebrate the anniversary of the Women’s March, which took place in 1956. The march was coordinated by the […]

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

6 August 2015

“Every country must join together to overcome this transnational threat by supporting and protecting victims while pursuing and prosecuting the criminals. On the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, let us resolve to act as one in the name of justice and dignity for all.” Secretary-General of the United Nations, […]

Meet the faces behind Creative Consulting & Development Works

9 July 2015

Our Creative Consulting & Development Works (CC&DW) team is committed to excellence and to fostering the greater good in South Africa. Our team gives 120% to projects we work on, the research we conduct and the evaluations we undertake for our clients. As 2015 unfolds we introduce you to our […]

Vidushi Malhotra – Intern

9 July 2015

Vidushi Malhotra is an Intern and OTB (out of the box) thinker at Creative Consulting & Development Works. Apart from helping with the if i could… programme, she also assists in research and evaluation projects, along with enthusiastically writing blogs and scripts for internal communication purposes. Coming from India, one the […]

Lukhona Ngcungca – Entrepreneurship intern

9 July 2015

Lukhona Ngcungca is an Entreprenuership intern who is currently majoring in Finance and Business Management.”The whole process of economic and social transformation that is based on complex cultural and environmental factors and their intention is the kind of development that I have always wanted to be part of  and this […]

Carmen Sylvester – Office Supervisor

9 July 2015

Carmen Sylvester – Office Supervisor is the glue that holds the office together and she brings great commitment and energy to ensuring the research and evaluation project logistics run smoothly, especially all fieldwork and travel arrangements.   “I love knowing that I am part of a country that has a direct […]

Shariefah Mohamed – Research Intern

9 July 2015

Shariefah Mohamed – Research Intern “The best part of what I do is the fieldwork – I really enjoy interacting with the diversity of people that make up Cape Town. It’s about getting to know their stories and being able to try and make a difference in their lives and to […]