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Media Advisory: SAHRC Gauteng to conduct the second leg of the Inquiry into Allegations of Racial Discrimination or Discrimination in Advertising

05 September 2022

Attention: Editors and Reporters

The South African Human Rights Commission (‘the Commission’) Gauteng Provincial Office is initiating the second leg of the investigation inquiry into continuing complaints or allegations of racial discrimination or discrimination in general in advertising within South Africa. 

The second (and final) week of the inquiry is scheduled as follows:
Date                 Time             Participants
05 September    09:00-12:00    Sonke Gender Justice
                      13:00-15:00    Vega School

06 September    09:00-11:00    Independent Communications Authority of South Africa
                      11:15-13:15    Film and Publication Board
                      14:30-16:30    Association for Communication and Advertising

07 September    09:00-11:00    University of Johannesburg (School of Communications & Media)
                      11:15-13:15    Government Communication Information System
                      14:00-16:00    Media Monitoring Africa

The investigation inquiry is scheduled as follows:
Date:           05-07 September 2022
Time:           09:00-16:30
Place:           OR Tambo Raddison, Gauteng Province
The Inquiry can also be viewed on the SAHRC YouTube platform.

For further information contact the Acting Communications Coordinator, Wisani Baloyi Tel: 081 016 8308 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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