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Radio Today Podcast on the SADC Tribunal

On Thursday 15 October, SALC’s Regional Advocacy Director and Tanzanian lawyer, Emilia Siwingwa, spoke to Radio Today’s Patrick Bracher regarding the revised protocol to the SADC Tribunal. The SADC Tribunal is currently suspended and the revised protocol removes the human rights jurisdiction of the Tribunal, as well as individual access to …» Read More

Blog Posts

Court Diary: Swazi Constitutional Challenges Day 4

On Tuesday, 9 February 2016 the High Court in Swaziland concluded the hearing on the » Read More

SALC Participates in UPR Pre-session on Namibia

In December 2015, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) was invited to participate in the » Read More

SALC IN THE NEWS: Angola: UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention calls for release of human rights activist José Marcos Mavungo

WASHINGTON, Jan. 06, 2016 —The American Bar Association Center for Human Rights, Action by Christians » Read More

News Stories

CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS CALL FOR RURAL WOMEN NOT TO BE NEGLECTED IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE 2030 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

On this International Day of Rural Women, we the undersigned organisations, call on African governments » Read More

JUSTICE AT THE BARREL OF A GUN: A COURT DIARY FROM LESOTHO

On Wednesday 16 September 2015, SALC attended a hearing in the Lesotho High Court in » Read More

NEWS RELEASE: VICTORY FOR HIV-POSITIVE FOREIGN PRISONERS IN BOTSWANA COURT OF APPEAL

Gaborone–On Wednesday, 26 August 2015, the Botswana Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal against a » Read More