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Please find here, an invitation to the SADC tribunal meeting to be held on Friday, 18 November 2016 @ CIVICUS House, HURISA, 31 Quinn Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

Blog Posts

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

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

SALC’s Submission to the Committee on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women Regarding the Government of Namibia

Introduction In advance of the consideration of Namibia’s fourth and fifth periodic report to the » Read More

News Stories

SALC in the News: Cervical Cancer: Women’s Lives Are Worth Saving

Thought Leader Nyasha Chingore-Munazvo and Priti Patel Around the world a woman dies of cervical » Read More

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 » Read More

SALC in the News: Courts Signal a Sea Change for Women in Africa

This month in Botswana, four elderly sisters get to breathe a sigh of relief. Due » Read More


Anneke Meerkotter

HRC Panel on Sexual Orientation, 7 March 2012

On 7 March 2012, the UN Human Rights Council’s 19th session will hold a panel discussion on Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. The panel will be opened by the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, who has recently urged member states to stop discrimination based on sexual orientation in its …» Read More