The CAOs have been at the frontline of dealing with the consequences of the nationwide lockdown introduced by the South
Category: Community-Based Advice Offices
In November and December 2019, the FHR conducted a due diligence exercise at CAOs in all nine provinces as part
Over 150 community advice offices meet in Pretoria to discuss the regulatory framework for the CAO Sector
The Workshop was the latest in a series of developments related to the adoption of the Regulatory Framework for the
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For almost a quarter of a century, the Foundation for Human Rights (FHR) has supported the work of community-based advice
The CAO National Consultative Workshop was opened by Ms Kalay Pillay from the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DOJ&CD).
Covid-19 has exacerbated the pre-existing socio-economic fault lines in South Africa. Increasingly, poor access to services and utilities has been
1. This draft Policy Paper encapsulates the government’s commitment to regulate the Community Advice Office (CAO) sector. This Paper will
1. This paper will deal with three issues: the regulation and governance of the CAO sector; the recognition of community-based
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