THE YEAR IN REVIEW 2022

THE YEAR IN REVIEW 2022

This was another busy and productive year for the IEJ. The IEJ, despite its relatively young age, has now firmly established its reputation as an organisation with real, and important, contributions to make towards realising economic justice in South Africa and the region. In 2022, the organisation’s fifth year, the IEJ completed significant research, made critical […]

UBIG Factsheet Series – 1 to 7 collated

A Universal Basic Income Guarantee (UBIG) is a commitment by government to ensure that everyone has a minimum level of income to meet their basic needs. This is done through a regular cash transfer or grant, that spurs development and promotes sustainable livelihoods. But the benefits of a UBIG are not just economic. A UBIG […]

UBIG Factsheet Series – 7. “But how will we pay for it?” – Financing a UBIG

First published by The Daily Vox on 7 December 2022. A Universal Basic Income Guarantee (UBIG) is a commitment by government to ensure that everyone has a minimum level of income to meet their basic needs. This is done through a regular cash transfer or grant, that spurs development and promotes sustainable livelihoods. But the benefits of […]

UBIG Factsheet Series – 5. How a UBIG can advance gender justice and social cohesion

How a UBIG can advance gender justice and social cohesion

First published by The Daily Vox on 5 December 2022. A Universal Basic Income Guarantee (UBIG) is a commitment by government to ensure that everyone has a minimum level of income to meet their basic needs. This is done through a regular cash transfer or grant, that spurs development and promotes sustainable livelihoods. But the benefits of […]

Localisation of Medical Manufacturing in Africa

Localisation of Medical Manufacturing in Africa (LoMMiA) Research Report

The Localisation of Medical Manufacturing in Africa (LoMMiA) Research Report, a first of its kind, maps the medical manufacturing footprint of the African continent in order to assess the potential of this industry to meet multiple developmental and health-security goals through localisation. The  Report, commissioned by the IEJ, provides insights into the political economy of the medical […]