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Rights of the child at the Human Rights Council
- 2015-10-21
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SAHRC urges NHRIs to protect Human Rights Defenders in Business and Human Rights
- 2014-10-09
Commissioner Lindiwe Mokate, SAHRC Commissioner responsible for Children and...... [Read More]

Evictions of illegal land dwellers must be done humanely, Commissioner Ameermia
- 2014-10-09
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Commissioner Malatji expresses concern at the continued discrimination of people with disability
- 2014-10-09
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Opening statement by Adv Mushwana at the NANHRI Biennial Conference on Business and Human Rights, Accra, Ghana
- 2013-11-12
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Experiences and good practices of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) with regard to their establishment and operation
- 2013-10-01
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Experience as a human rights defender in South Africa and abroad
- 2013-10-01
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Opening Address: SAHRC Conference on Business and Transparency
- 2013-06-28
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South Africas Democracy and Human Rights: Progress and Challenges
- 2012-10-04
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Water is Life; Sanitation is Dignity: Launch of the Water and Sanitation Provincial Hearings
SAHRC - 2012-08-28
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Statement delivered by Commissioner Sandi Baai at the news briefing to release the report of the investigation into the complaint by Agri-SA against the Minister of Human Settlements
SAHRC - 2011-08-25
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Statement by the NANHRI at the opening session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights 49th Ordinary Session
- 2011-04-29
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Statement by the Commission at the opening session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights
- 2011-04-28
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Speech by the Chairerson Human Rights Day
SAHRC - 2011-03-21
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Reconcilliation message by the Deputy Chairperson, Commissioner Pregs Govender
SAHRC - 2011-02-25
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Budget Analysis
- 2011-02-24
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SAHRC launches investigation into allegations of racism at University of the Free State
SAHRC finalizing report on complaints against King Goodwill Zwelithini
SAHRC response to ANC petition on racism
International Disability Day – SAHRC calls for employers to do more
SAHRC welcomes Supreme Court judgment on the delivery of textbooks in Limpopo


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Since its establishment, the SAHRC has dedicated itself to:
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•  Addressing human rights violations

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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.


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21 March - Human Rights Day
27 April – Freedom day
1 May - Workers day
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