Promoting excellence in public participation in Southern Africa

Welcome

IAP2 Southern Africa (IAP2 SA) is the regional affiliate of the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2). We are a network of passionate practitioners seeking to raise awareness and standards of public participation in Southern Africa. Our goal is to empower individuals and organisations by offering knowledge resources, training opportunities, and platforms for discussion among members throughout the region. We are growing and evolving and we look forward to having you be part of that process. Find out how to get connected.

Announcement – IAP2 Trainer Licensing Program Open for Applications

We are very pleased to announce the new IAP2 Trainer Licensing Program for Foundations in Public Participation is now open for applications. Read the full announcement here. To support the Train-the-Trainer (T3) Pilot Program, IAP2 are inviting nominations for volunteers from various groups in the IAP2 community to serve in one of the following groups:…

2017 Welcome note from chairperson – Lerato Ratsoenyane

A warm welcome to all our IAP2 Southern Africa members, friends of IAP2, and other interested stakeholders and groups across the African Continent. It is indeed a privilege once more to be part of this growing family of IAP2 and to have the opportunity to engage with your on this platform. 2017 is surely the…

Register today for the next IAP2 accredited Foundations course in PP

Are you ready to upgrade your skills in public participation? Don’t miss the next 5-day IAP2 Foundations course in Public Participation being offered in Johannesburg from 4-8 July. The training will be delivered by Tisha Greyling, one of the most experienced trainers in P2 globally. Tisha has 35 years of experience in social and environmental management.…

Announcing our 2016 AGM

Date: Thursday, 5th May 2016 Time: 11H00 – 12H30 (SAST) Venue: SRK Consulting, Johannesburg Offices, 265 Oxford Road, IIlovo 2016 promises to be a year of greatness and higher expectations in the Public Participation arena and thus IAP2 Southern Africa aims to deliver a platform for sharing information and extending the social network to all…