Seminars and Conferences

SALC frequently co-hosts regional and national conferences and seminars to advance human rights discourse. These events seeks to build on SALC’s litigation goals in its various focus areas.

24 Jan 2017 Staff Writer
Goal 16 of the Sustainable Development Goals: Perspectives from judges and lawye...

Goal 16 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) seeks to “promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels”. During 2016, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre,…

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18 Nov 2016 Staff Writer
ICC Withdrawals: Is Africa Running Away from Justice?...

SALC and The Hague based Africa Legal Aid (AFLA) hosted a side event entitled, “ICC Withdrawals: Is Africa Running Away from Justice?” on the margins of the 2016 International Criminal Court Assembly of States Parties (ASP) on 18 November 2016.…

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22 Mar 2016 Staff Writer
Meeting Report: Advancing HIV and TB treatment and prevention in Botswana prison...

On 25 February 2016, the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC), the Botswana Network on Ethics, Law and HIV/AIDS (BONELA) and the AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA) hosted a meeting on “Advancing HIV and TB Treatment and Prevention…

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24 Jan 2015 Staff Writer
Civil society in action: Pursuing domestic accountability for international crim...

Drawing on the outcomes of the Conference, “Civil Society In Action: Pursuing Domestic Accountability for International Crimes”, organised by SALC with the support of Trust Africa, this publication canvases successful case studies of civil society pursuing domestic accountability for international…

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24 Dec 2014 Staff Writer
Using the court to protect vulnerable people: Perspectives from the judiciary an...

In February and March 2014 the Southern Africa Litigation Centre, the National Association of Women Judges and Magistrates (Botswana) and the judiciaries in Malawi and Zambia co-hosted judicial colloquia on the rights of vulnerable groups. The colloquia provided a unique…

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24 Dec 2011 Staff Writer
Closing the impunity gap: Southern Africa’s role in securing justice for 1...

Drawing on the outcomes of the Conference, “Closing the Impunity Gap: Southern Africa’s Role in Securing Justice for the 1994 Rwandan Genocide”, organised by SALC, REDRESS and African Rights, this publication addresses the presence of genocide suspects in Southern African…

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