20 Jul 2009 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: SA MUST HOLD HUMAN RIGHTS AND FAIRNESS AT ITS CENTRE...

Foreign policy realists tell us that the call for a more human rights-weighted foreign policy is naïve. But a strong human rights focus for South Africa’s international relations is not only the right thing to do; it’s the smart thing…

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28 May 2009 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: SOUTH AFRICA’S SMART STEPS TOWARDS REVERSING THE LEGACY OF M...

Johannesburg — LAST week, Minister for International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane condemned the trial of Myanmar’s Nobel laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi, and called for her unconditional release. Then this week, the minister’s deputy, Ebrahim Ebrahim, met the Myanmar…

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02 May 2009 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: ANOTHER DIPLOMATIC FIASCO LOOMS...

2 May 2009 It’s hard to imagine that the South African government would risk having the inauguration of incoming president, Jacob Zuma overshadowed by having to arrest President Omar Hassan al Bashir of Sudan, and yet that is a scenario South…

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09 Sep 2000 Staff Writer
SALC SUBMISSIONS ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN IMPLMENTATION OF THE GENEVA CONVENTIONS BI...

August marked the 62nd anniversary of the Geneva Conventions. Regarded as the “laws of war” the Conventions and their Additional Protocols are at the heart of international humanitarian law, the body of international law that regulates the conduct of armed…

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