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The South African Human Rights Commission is searching for talented individuals who are committed to shaping the future of South Africa.

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (For the Chairperson)
Contract Position from 01 June 2014 to 30 May 2015 – Head Office
Salary :   R144 000 per annum
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Kindly submit a one page cover letter and Three page CV  to recruitment@sahrc.org.za by 15h00 on 09 May 2014. Please note that candidates may be required to undergo competency assessments and subject themselves to security clearance procedures.
* Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

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SAHRC Tip-offs Hotline

Report any fraudulent and/or unethical behavior taking place in the Commission anonymously to the SAHRC Tip-offs Line.

FreeCall:0800 701 701


FreePost:KZN, 582 Umhlanga Rocks, 4320

FreeFax:0800 204 965

SMS: 39772

To lodge a human rights violation complaint, click here.

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SAHRC Programmes

Since its establishment, the SAHRC has dedicated itself to:
•  Raising awareness;
•  Monitoring and assessment;
•  Education and training
•  Addressing human rights violations

How can the SAHRC help?

The SAHRC promotes, protects and monitors human rights in South Africa. It also has a specific responsibility to promote and monitor the implemen-
tation of PAIA.


01 June – International Children’s Day
05 June – World Environment Day
15 June
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
09 August – Women’s Day
16 June
Youth Day
20 June – World Refugee Day

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