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SALC Participates in UPR Pre-session on Namibia

In December 2015, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) was invited to participate in the pre-session of the second cycle of Namibia’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR). At the pre-session, SALC presented two statements. The first on behalf of itself, Namibia Women’s Health Network (NWHN) and Women’s Leadership Centre (WLC). This …» Read More

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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

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

Promoting Freedom from Fear on International Albinism Awareness Day

By Annabel Raw 13 June is International Albinism Awareness Day. It is described as a » 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

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.