Videos

 

This video looks at the objectives and activities of Phase I of the PSPPD, with input from partners.

 

This video looks at the objectives and activities of Phase II of the PSPPD, with input from partners.

This video, produced by the National Planning Commission (NPC), tells the story of  Thandi, a fictional 18-year-old female. Thandi's chances in life growing up as a woman in South Africa illustrate why the National Planning Commission is needed.

 

 

 

In this video Alain de Janvry, University of California, Berkeley, discusses the last 30 years and the next 30 of development from the perspective of microeconomics. Despite rapid economic growth, poverty still remains high in many parts of the world. Microeconomics brings in reason to include behavior in policy analysis – in order to design effective policies we need to understand why people do what they do.