Article: Post-Apartheid Inequality Sparks Frustration and Fury

Article: Post-Apartheid Inequality Sparks Frustration and Fury

"A decent Standard of Living is possible and doable," Isobel Frye, Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute.   An article from Bloomberg, Businessweek: The...

2020 Annual Report: Decent Standard of Living Colloquium

2020 Annual Report: Decent Standard of Living Colloquium

For SPII as a collection of people it was a difficult year. We anticipated the hard lockdown by working from home in early March...

Colloquium 2019

Colloquium 2019

A composite report of the proceedings of the 2019 Colloquium and the 2019 Research and Publications on expanding a Decent Standard of Living in...

Dr Wiseman Magasela – Address at the Decent Standard of Living Colloquium

Dr Wiseman Magasela – Address at the Decent Standard of Living Colloquium

Address at the Decent Standard of Living Colloquium, 31 October 2019, Burgers Park Hotel, Pretoria Challenges and Contestations: Building an inclusive society and remaining...

Change essential for South Africans to have a decent standard of living

Change essential for South Africans to have a decent standard of living

The DSL Colloquium in Pretoria centred on ‘disrupting poverty’ and moving towards providing a decent life for all. The adoption of the Decent Standard...

Decent living standard is possible

Decent living standard is possible

In South Africa, each person has a constitutional right to live a life of dignity, a right to access to food and shelter, and...

Colloquium Report 2018

Colloquium Report 2018

There is a crucial link that exists between the right to a decent standard of life and the right to DIGNITY. The right to...

2017 Annual DSL Colloquium

2017 Annual DSL Colloquium

Colloquium on a Decent Standard of Living. #QualityofLife Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute Parktonian Hotel, Braamfontein 26-27 September 2017 Introduction In 2016, the...

An Introduction To The Decent Standard of Living Threshold and The Decent Standard of Living Index

An Introduction To The Decent Standard of Living Threshold and The Decent Standard of Living Index

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBeuaBqiAgA

Launch of a Decent Standard of Living for South Africa

A Decent Standard of Living will be released for the first time in South Africa on Tuesday 20 November. This standard is set at...

Social Security Seminar Johannesburg  22th November 2018

Social Security Seminar Johannesburg 22th November 2018

An Introduction to the Decent Standard of Living threshold and the Decent Standard of Living Index. This is a PowerPoint presentation of the Social Security...

Decent Standard of Living Index Final Report

Decent Standard of Living Index Final Report

This report presents a Decent Standard of Living (DSL) and DSL Index for South Africa. The approach is based on a concept of relative...