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FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR SLSJ GRADUATE

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR SLSJ GRADUATE AT SECTION27: 2016 We are pleased to announce that applications are open for the Students for Law and Social Justice/SECTION27 Fellowship which will commence in January 2016 and end in December 2016. The Fellowship Programme…

Press statement on Operation Fiela

Press statement: Civil society organisations address media on the ongoing raids targeting foreign nationals Johannesburg, 12 May 2015 – The recent spate of xenophobic attacks and the subsequent crackdown of Operation Fiela-Reclaim (“clean sweep”), in a show of institutional xenophobia,…

People’s march against xenophobia

The following organisations are founding members or have endorsed the anti-xenophobia march on 23 April 2015 Partners and endorsing orgs 13h00 22 Apr FOUNDING COALITION   African Diaspora Forum Awethu! A People’s Platform for Social Justice Consortium for Refugees and…

People’s march against xenophobia

Media Alert | Press Conference Emergency Coalition announces People’s March Against Xenophobia 19 April 2015 Johannesburg – The recent xenophobic attacks that have gripped South Africa have shamed the country, and sent shockwaves far beyond our borders. The attacks present…

SECTION27 supports Equal Education

Johannesburg, 1 April 2015 -SECTION27 supports Equal Education’s three days protests in three cities demanding the release of the Department of Basic Education’s provincial plans for the Norms and Standards for School Infrastructure We call on the Department of Basic Education…