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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.
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 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.

Aurora kruise 1[Source: http://www.amnesty.org/en/news/south-africa-full-accountability-marikana-killings-urgently-needed-2014-08-15.]

On the second anniversary of the catastrophic events in Marikana, justice for the victims and full accountability are still urgently needed, Amnesty International said today. All those involved in the unlawful decision to use lethal force must be held fully accountable and the disturbing pattern of obstruction of the investigations into the deaths must stop.  Read more

SAM palestine[Source: http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/8/15/gaza-south-africa.html by Natasha Joseph.]

It’s not often that the wardrobe choices of an 18-year-old schoolboy are commended in a statement by South Africa’s ruling African National Congress – but that’s exactly what happened this week, in a sign of the prominence that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has assumed here during the current Gaza violence. Read more

SAM CFR[Source: http://cfcr.org.za/index.php/latest/313-statement-cfcr-welcomes-investigation-into-alleged-unlawful-intelligence-activities  by  Adv Johan Kruger.]

The Centre for Constitutional Rights (the CFCR) welcomes an announcement by the Minister for State Security, Minister David Mahlobo, that the Inspector General of Intelligence (the IGI) will be conducting an investigation into alleged misconduct by members of the State Security Agency (SSA). Read more

SAM Tony Ehrenreich[Source: http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-08-14-53ed1c73a91d1/#.U-9om5UcTIU by Brent Meersman for GROUNDUP.  Photo: Mail & Guardian.]

An eye for an eye and the whole world would be blind, the Mahatma famously said. But, this is precisely what Tony Ehrenreich’s official Facebook page is calling for. It would be very hard to interpret the post made at 13h31 on 13 August as anything other than an incitement for the violent targeting of members of the Jewish Board of Deputies and “Zionist supporters” in South Africa. 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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