19 Oct 2020 Focus areas Staff Writer
The people v Laura Miti and Bornwell Mwewa...

On Saturday, 21 December 2019, Fumba Chama, popularly known as Pilato, a Zambian human rights defender and musician, was arrested for unlawful assembly in violation of the Public Order Act, due to his hosting of a youth forum which aimed…

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15 Oct 2020 Focus areas Staff Writer
SALC Submission on the Computer Crime and Cybercrime Bill, 2020...

The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) filed written submissions in the Parliament of Eswatini. The  submissions were filed with the Clerk of the ICT Portfolio Committee. In the submissions, SALC called upon the Parliament of Eswatini to make a number…

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15 Oct 2020 Focus areas Staff Writer
SALC Submission on Mozambique’s 3rd Universal Periodic Review...

Mozambique’s 3rd Universal Periodic Review 38th Session (May 2021) Submission by:  Southern Africa Litigation Centre  October 2020 Introduction This submission has been prepared by the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC). The issues raised relate to relating to freedom of expression,…

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06 Oct 2020 Focus areas Staff Writer
Call in the lawyers: mitigating the Global Gag Rule...

Article on the effects of the global gag rule, how it negatively impacts efforts to improve laws to ensure access to safe abortion in Africa and how lawyers can explore ways to mitigate this.  Read the article here. Article published…

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