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SALC IN THE NEWS: ICC: AFRICA SHOULD REJECT ‘FREE PASS’ FOR LEADERS

Human Rights Watch (Johannesburg, November 18, 2013) – African governments should reject special exemptions for sitting officials before the International Criminal Court (ICC), African organizations and international organizations with a presence in Africa said in a document released today. The ICC’s annual meeting, the Assembly of States Parties (ASP), will …» Read More

Blog Posts

International Criminal Justice in 2012 – A Year of Highs, Lows and Raised Eye Brows

The eleventh session of the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute came » Read More

SALC Attends the 52nd Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights

The 52nd Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, held in » Read More

Victory for Women in Namibia

Check out SALC’s blog post at the Open Society Foundation‘s blog on the recent judgment » Read More

News Stories

NEWS RELEASE: DARK DAY FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS IN LESOTHO AS HIGHEST COURT UPHOLDS DISCRIMINATORY CHIEFTAINSHIP ACT

Johannesburg, 17 April – Lesotho’s highest court today struck a serious blow against women’s rights » Read More

MEDIA ADVISORY: LESOTHO’S HIGHEST COURT TO HEAR LANDMARK CHIEFTAINSHIP CASE

Maseru—On Tuesday 1st April 2014, the Court of Appeal in Lesotho will hear arguments in » Read More

SALC in the News: Cervical Cancer: Women’s Lives Are Worth Saving

Thought Leader Nyasha Chingore-Munazvo and Priti Patel Around the world a woman dies of cervical » Read More