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he Jali Commission: summary and comment

he Jali Commission: summary and comment

Summary and comment on the Final Report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of Corruptions, Maladministration and Violence in the Department of Correctional Services - "the Jali Commission" by Anthea van der Berg

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Towards the abolition of the death penalty in Africa - a human rights perspective

Towards the abolition of the death penalty in Africa - a human rights perspective

Dr. Lilian Chenwi (senior researcher in the Socio-Economic Rights Project) has written a book. Order your copy today!

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CLC Annual Report 2006

CLC Annual Report 2006

The Community Law Centre's 2006 Annual Report is now available.

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Latest Article 19 can now be downloaded

Latest Article 19 can now be downloaded

The first issue of 2007's Article 19 is now available for download.

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The latest Article 40 is now available

The latest Article 40 is now available

The feature article is on the release of General Comment No. 10 (Children's Rights in Juvenile Justice).

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CSPRI Newsletter, No. 21

CSPRI Newsletter, No. 21

The Civil Society Prison Reform Initiative has published another Newsletter.

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The Socio-Economic Rights Project celebrated its 10th anniversary

The Socio-Economic Rights Project celebrated its 10th anniversary

On 12 April 2007 the Socio-Economic Rights Project celebrated 10 years of its existence, as well as the launch of the Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa: A Resource Book, 2nd Edition.

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Fourth Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture

Fourth Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture

The Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture was held on 20 March 2007.

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ESR Review Compilation available

ESR Review Compilation available

All the ESR Review issues have been compiled into a book for easy reading and research.

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Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa (2nd edition)

Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa (2nd edition)

The Resource Book, Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa (2nd edition), edited by Sibonile Khoza has been published.

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Child Justice in South Africa: Children's Rights under Construction (Conference Report)

Child Justice in South Africa: Children's Rights under Construction (Conference Report)

This publication encapsulates the range of discussions and debates that occurred during the conference. It also serves as a record of the proceedings that can be widely diesseminated to provide further insight and awareness on child justice developments thus far and the challenges still facing children who come into conflict with the law.

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5th Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture held on Thursday, 27 March 2008

5th Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture held on Thursday, 27 March 2008

The Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu was the guest speaker at this year's Dullah Omar Memorial Lecture.

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ESR Review, March 2008

ESR Review, March 2008

The 1st issue of 2008 is available. Articles in this issue include, Enforcing socio-economic rights as individual rights; Judicial remedies and socio-economic rights; The constitutional protection of those facing eviction from “bad buildings” and various updates on socio-economic rights issues.

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CSPRI Newsletter, No. 25, March 2008

CSPRI Newsletter, No. 25, March 2008

Lukas Muntingh comments extensively on the Correctional Services Budget 2007/8 to 2009/10.

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February 2008's issue of "30 Days/Dae/Izinsuku" is available

February 2008's issue of "30 Days/Dae/Izinsuku" is available

Download media articles on various prison reform issues, including articles on Judges allegedly sentenced more black children to prison; Minister drops charges against prison whistle-blower; CSPRI tells Parliament imprisonment of children should be last resort, etc.

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Preventing and Combating Torture in South Africa : A framework for action under CAT and OPCAT

Preventing and Combating Torture in South Africa : A framework for action under CAT and OPCAT

Why talk about torture in post-apartheid South Africa? Is torture not something that we have left in the past? Regrettably torture, and cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment still takes place in South Africa; this reality did not end on 27 April 1994.

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Prisons in South Africa's Constitutional Democracy by Lukas Muntingh

Prisons in South Africa's Constitutional Democracy by Lukas Muntingh

What should prisons in a constitutional democracy look like?

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Human Rights Organisations welcome judgment in the South African Constitutional Court

Press Release on the judgment of Various Occupiers v City of Johannesburg and Others

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The New Children's Act - Protecting our Children

The New Children's Act - Protecting our Children

Download the brochure on the Children's Act, which protects all children up to the age of 18 years.

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The current CSPRI "30 Days/Dae/Izinsuku" is available

The current CSPRI "30 Days/Dae/Izinsuku" is available

The Dec. 2007 & Jan. 2008 issue has media reports on safety and security, sentencing, governance, unsentenced prisoners and corruption.

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