Promoting Human Rights & Rule of Law in South Africa
SALC in the news
Johannesburg, 15 March 2017– The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) welcomes government’s decision to withdraw the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court Repeal Bill which was introduced to parliament in late 2016. Parliament’s passing of the Bill would have started the process of withdrawal from the International Criminal Court …» Read More
A letter to the African Commission on Xenophobia in South Africa can be accessed here.
Briefing Submitted to the Portfolio Committee on Justice Correctional Services by the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) can be accessed here.
Johannesburg- On the 22nd February 2017 the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria (HC) delivered its judgment on the case commenced by the Democratic Alliance (DA), a South African political party against the South African government’s decision to withdraw from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (the ICC …» Read More
JOINT STATEMENT TO UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL OPPOSING DISCRIMINATORY TREATMENT AGAINST PERSONS WITH ALBINISM
On 10 February 2017, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC), the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) and the Malawi Centre for Human Rights Education, Advice and Assistance (CHREAA) made a joint submission to the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) calling the HRC to impress upon the government …» Read More