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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years 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 boxes[Source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/africa/2015-01/26/c_133948068.htm by Martin Williams.]

While South African authorities on Monday intensified hunting for instigators of a looting spree that trashed more than 120 foreign-owned shops in the Johannesburg area, there have been calls on the government to acknowledge the xenophobic intent of perpetrators. Read more

SAM Xeno DM[Source: http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2015-01-26-african-diaspora-forum-open-letter-to-president-zuma-attacks-are-xenophobic-not-criminal/#.VMXDZpUcTIV.  Photo: Foreign businessmen flee Soweto following widespread unrest and looting in the area, Friday, 23 January 2015. Picture: Werner Beukes/SAPA.]

The African Diaspora Forum is concerned by what it regards as a lack of an effective response by the South African government to the issue of xenophobia. In an open letter to President Zuma, Minister of Home Afrairs, Malusi Gigaba and Minister of Police, Nkosinathi Nhleko this weekend, the organisation has pleaded for more accountability and for government to recognise attacks on foreign nationals as xenophobia and not to dismiss these as merely criminal. Read more

SAM AP Photo Looting[Source: http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2015/01/25/south-africa-shaken-by-anti-immigrant-riots by Christopher Torchia, Associated Press.  Photo: Associated Press.]

South African authorities have re-established order — for now — in Soweto and other Johannesburg townships, after a week of looting of foreign-owned shops and violence in which four people were killed. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.6% y/y in June 2018 (CPI) & +5.9 y/y in June 2018 (PPI)
294.84 in USD BIllion (December 2017)
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