When Wedding Bells Ring: Coalitions With(out) Concord Report Launch
14 December 2021
The Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection (MISTRA) released a report analysing the recent local government elections under the title: When Wedding Bells Ring: Coalitions With(out) Concord on the 14th of December 2021.
When Wedding Bells Ring presents a set of 19 compact analyses, written by a range of experts and researchers, exploring the state of the art of coalition formation in the wake of Local Government Elections 2021. The analyses mine the election results to understand the reasons for and impact of the outcomes. It follows through with analyses of the emerging coalition culture shaping a large proportion of South Africa’s hung council governments.