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Civics Academy


Civics Academy is an independent, not-for-profit online education initiative in Southern Africa. It offer free video and audio content aiming to inform and to strengthen democratic values and responsible citizenship. As such Civics Academy covers educational content related to democracy, governance, elections, political parties, the justice system, the Constitution, economics, civil society, human rights and the environment.

Civic education is a prerequisite for a well functioning democracy. It is imperative that new generations have a thorough understanding of the democratic system and an appreciation of the values that are meant to govern society.

All content is carefully peer reviewed by prominent experts and regularly updated. The Civics Academy content is purely educational. 

What is a Civics Academy?

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