Submission on Justice & Constitutional Development, Local Gov & Traditional Affairs

The Black Sash welcomes the opportunity to make submissions to this Committee and supports the Bill. In many ways this opportunity elevates the critical importance of real participatory democracy on a subject that affects the lives of ordinary people. We also subscribe to the position put so eloquently by the Constitutional Court regarding the importance of participatory democracy in decition-making by those affected, as opposed to an arms-length democracy.

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