Living in a democracy means everybody does have a say in the way our country is run. You can vote in elections at national, provincial and municipal level. You can be an active member of your community. You can influence policy and decision-making at all levels. All you have to do is make the choice to be aware, be informed and be an active citizen.
How to influence legislation - Guidelines from Idasa
Idasa's Golden Rules of Advocacy and Lobbying