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Participate in NGO Forum organised by ACDHRS
Participate in NGO Forum organised by ACDHRS

The African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies (ACDHR…

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The danger of allowing injustices to fester
The danger of allowing injustices to fester

Justice and security remain the biggest challenges facing today'…

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African Court appoints a new Bureau
African Court appoints a new Bureau

At the beginning of the 34th Ordinary Session of the African Cou…

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ED interviews FHR's Sarah Motha
ED interviews FHR's Sarah Motha

ED, a knowledge channel on DSTV, interviews Sarah Motha from Fou…

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WORLD NEWS

United Nations

September 19th
High Commissioner Zeid urges Egypt and other North African and European States to make a concerted effort to bring to justice the people smugglers who allegedly deliberately sank a boat causing hundreds of refugees and migrants to die in the Mediterranean…
September 19th
States need to do more to protect older people affected by dementia from discrimination and neglect, the UN Expert on the rights of older persons says in comments for World Alzheimer's Day.

IRIN News

2014/09/19
GAZA, JERUSALEM, DUBAI, 19 September 2014 (IRIN) - The UN has announced a new deal to ease restrictions on the Gaza Strip. While many of the exact details remain unclear, IRIN summarises the major themes.
2014/09/19
SITTWE, 19 September 2014 (IRIN) - Nearly six months after international aid workers fled Myanmar's Rakhine State when Buddhist mobs attacked their offices and accused them of aid bias, international humanitarian aid services remain restricted, despite th…

FHR Projects

Six communities. 300 voices.

People and Power comprised 6 special reports on socio-economic issues and human rights during March and April 2014. Each report featured a consultation and discussion with a community in South Africa, allowing people to express their views and have a voice on national television.



The Foundation for Human Rights (the Foundation) is a grant making institution supporting civil society organisations in South Africa and the region that implement programmes which promote and protect human rights. The Foundation's mission is to address the historical legacy of apartheid, to promote and advance transformation in our country and to build a human rights culture using the Constitution as a tool.

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