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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

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Judicial Review of Decision to Grant Refugee Status to Suspected War Criminal Appeal Hearing before the Supreme Court of Appeal

Johannesburg- On Wednesday 24 May 2017, the Supreme Court of Appeal will hear an appeal » Read More


By Jessica Fitzgerald, an intern at SALC Every year, on 8 March, the world celebrates » Read More

Decriminalising Defamation in Africa

Last month a High Court in Kenya declared the offence of criminal defamation inconsistent with » Read More