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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 is available here.
The South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 is available here.
The South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 is available here.
Read more about political risks to business in South Africa in the next 3 years.
Read more about political risks to business in South Africa in the next 3 years.
Read more about political risks to business in South Africa in the next 3 years.
Read the Executive Summary of the South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 here.
Read the Executive Summary of the South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 here.
Read the Executive Summary of the South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.

SAM rap[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-08-30-sahrc-investigating-racism-complaints-over-anti-indian-song by Kwanele Sosibo.]

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is currently investigating complaints of racism submitted by the South African Hindu Maha Sabha in the wake of increasing consternation over AmaCde’s anti-Indian song Umhlab’ Uzobuya and a slew of racist Facebook comments by a man believed to be a Unisa student.   Read more

teen breaking up over a text message[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-08-29-sharp-rise-in-classroom-homophobia by Sipho Kings.]

South Africa’s schools are a hostile environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex pupils, said gender activists this week. Because these LGBTI pupils do not conform to prescribed male and female gender roles, they get assaulted and bullied.  A fifth have attempted suicide and a fifth have been raped or sexually assaulted, according to research. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
56 500 000 (mid 2017 estimate)
4.6% y/y in November 2017 (CPI) & +5.1% y/y in November 2017 (PPI)
2% q/q for the 3rd quarter of 2017
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