Before you vote, ask questions, demand answers

Are our political parties offering policies that will put South Africa on the road to recovery? As the 2019 election approaches there has been too little debate on the policies that political parties are offering the electorate.

In a series of brief reports, Agenda 2019, the CDE is encouraging voters to go beyond the slogans and ask hard questions on key issues before casting their votes.

The third report, Business And Development deals with the parties’ attitudes to business, and suggests that voters think about whether and to what extent the parties competing for their vote understand the role of business in driving development, and whether they have a plan for working with business to accelerate economic and employment growth.

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