State of Democracy debate 26 November 2015 – Introduction
By Connie Nagiah
Does local democracy work? An Introduction to the five-part series on our 26 November 2015 State of Democracy (SoD) debate at Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, with William Gumede, Nomboniso Gasa, Ayesha Kajee and Lorette Tredoux.
Connie is a seasoned media professional with over 18 years experience working in the field of Development Communications and Television Production. Her extensive media and communications work include managing communication and media programmes, and campaigns for various local and international NGOs and government. She has worked in broadcast media as a TV and documentary producer and production manager for current affairs, factual programmes and documentaries for local and global broadcasters. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech and Drama and English, a Certificate in Media and Communications from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) and a Certificate in Copyright from the Thompson Foundation.