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The Centre for Development and Enterprise (CDE)
PO Box 1936, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
tel:27-11 482 5140 fax:27-11 482 5089

Organizational Status: Independent policy research and advocacy organization, founded in 1995.

General Description: CDE is one of South Africa's development think tanks, focusing on critical national development issues and their relationship to economic growth and democratic consolidation. Through examining South African realities and international experience, CDE formulates practical policy proposals outlining ways in which South Africa can tackle major social and economic challenges. CDE has a special focus on the role of business and markets in development.

Annual Budget: ZAR 10 million (2006)

Staff: 16 (7 research, 9 administrative/support), 2 others (human resources consultant; editor/publications consultant)

Executive Officers:
Ms. BERNSTEIN, Ann (Executive Director)

Public Relations:
Mr. MACKENZIE, Paul (General Manager)
Mr. SIEVERS, Frank (Finance and Administrative Manager)
Ms. NYAMPULE, Thandi (General Information)

(As of August, 2006)

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