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Coalition for an effective SADC Tribunal calls on heads of state to reinstating the SADC Tribunal

Issued by:        The Coalition for an Effective SADC Tribunal Date:               14 August 2015   On the eve of the SADC Heads of State Summit on Sunday 16th August the Coalition for an effective SADC Tribunal calls on heads of state to uphold the rule of law and human …» Read More

Blog Posts

Thulani Maseko and Bheki Makhubu Acquitted and Released

On Tuesday in the Swazi Supreme Court, veteran judge Jacobus Annandale commented that the day » Read More

SADC Tribunal Petition

The leaders of southern Africa are pulling apart a regional court which they put in » Read More

Submission to the Human Rights Committee Regarding the Forced and Coerced Sterilisation of Women Living with HIV/AIDS in Namibia: Submitted in advance of the consideration of the list of Issues for Namibia’s 2nd Periodic

[Click here to read in PDF: Submission to the Human Rights Committee on NAMIBIA]   Introduction » Read More

News Stories

PRESS 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 » Read More

SALC IN THE NEWS: IAN KHAMA HAS CHANCE TO CHANGE LIVES OF WOMEN AND GIRLS

Louise Carmody The Daily Maverick The economic circumstances of women in Southern African Development Community » Read More

Coalition for an effective SADC Tribunal calls on heads of state to reinstating the SADC Tribunal

Issued by:        The Coalition for an Effective SADC Tribunal Date:               14 August 2015 » Read More

Commentary

SALC in the News: The Right to Cervical Cancer Services in Southern Africa

Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women in sub-Saharan Africa and is a leading cause of death in women in southern Africa. The disease is a prime example of global inequality in health. Mortality from cervical cancer in developed countries is substantially lower than in developing nations because …» Read More

Scenes from the courthouse on judgment day for coerced sterilisation case

The Namibian Women’s Health Network organized supporters on day of coerced sterilisation decision. Check out the photos below.