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NEWS RELEASE: Consortium challenges erroneous grant of refugee status to alleged war criminal

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28 June, 2016

The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) is a regional non-profit organisation working to advance human rights and protect the rule of law in Southern Africa. SALC is hosting a regional training event for African lawyers on “Removing legal barriers to treatment: Legal training on health and human rights” with support …» Read More


Botswana: Securing access to HIV treatment for prisoners

7 April, 2015

SALC worked with the Botswana Network on Ethics, Law and AIDS (BONELA) to challenge the Botswana government’s policy of refusing HIV treatment to non-citizen prisoners. Citizen prisoners were entitled to free HIV treatment. In addition, the government provided non-citizen prisoners with treatment for opportunistic infections, such as tuberculosis. However, non-citizen …» Read More

15 June, 2016

Since 1991, member States of the African Union (AU) commemorate the Day of the African Child (DAC) to remember the tragic outcome of a student protest which took place in Soweto, South Africa in 1976. The DAC commemorations take place every year on 16th June in memory of the 1976 …» Read More


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