10 Nov 2020 Author: Anneke Meerkotter Anneke Meerkotter
Report: Legal Gender Recognition in Botswana...

Legal gender recognition affects a person’s recognition and protection before the law and the ability to navigate through areas of daily life. It refers to transgender people’s ability to obtain official identification documents that reflect their name and gender identity,…

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10 Nov 2020 Author: Anneke Meerkotter Anneke Meerkotter
Malawi Research Report: ‘We get traumatised in different ways’...

In February 2020, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre and Nyasa Rainbow Alliance held a consultation with individuals who identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) in Blantyre, Malawi. At this consultation, community members shared their lived experiences and identified…

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05 Nov 2020 Author: Anneke Meerkotter Anneke Meerkotter
Report: Legal Gender Recognition in Lesotho...

Legal gender recognition affects a person’s recognition and protection before the law and the ability to navigate through areas of daily life. It refers to transgender people’s ability to obtain official identification documents that reflect their name and gender identity,…

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23 Dec 2019 Author: Anneke Meerkotter Anneke Meerkotter
CONCERN AS ZAMBIA POLICE DETAINS HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS...

23 December 2019, Livingstone – Three prominent human rights defenders are spending their 3rd day in police custody with no release in sight. The three activists have been at the forefront of calls for transparency and accountability in the spending…

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20 Dec 2019 Author: Anneke Meerkotter Anneke Meerkotter
MEDIA ADVISORY: ESWATINI GOVERNMENT ROUNDS UP ACTIVISTS...

20 December 2019, Mbabane – In a coordinated operation in the early hours of this morning, Eswatini police visited the houses of a number of pro-democracy activists including Sikelela Dlamini, Secretary General of the Swaziland National Association of Teachers (SNAT),…

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