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Lesotho : Featured Story

ORAL STATEMENT ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN LESOTHO

11 May 2017 Oral statement by the Transformation Resource Centre (TRC) & the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) at the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights The submission statement raises concerns about human rights violations in Lesotho and speaks to the question of (i) continued failure of government of Lesotho …» Read More

Blog Posts

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

SALC Joins the Fight to Repeal Lesotho Law Banning Women from Becoming Chiefs

Through the variety of legal cases and jurisdictions in which SALC has worked, SALC has » Read More

SALC calls on the governments of Southern African countries to do more to protect refugees, asylum seekers and migrants on World Refugee Day 20 June 2017

On World Refugee Day, held every year on June 20th, the UNHCR together with refugee » Read More

News Stories

SALC in the News: Mosotho Woman Fights to be Chief

The Botswana Gazette Customary law provides for male succession only The case demonstrates how customary » Read More

SALC in the News: Women’s Movement Must Champion Justice Delivery

All Africa Priti Patel In August 2012, the Constitutional Court in Lesotho reserved judgement on » Read More

SALC in the News: SADC Leaders Duplicitous in Axing Tribunal

So often are the winds of change said to blow through the southern reaches of » Read More