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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.

[Source: Newsweek by Lucy Westcott. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko.]

Recent attacks on foreign nationals in the South African coastal city of Durban, which have now spread north to the country’s largest city, Johannesburg, have been a long time coming, say workers helping displaced foreign nationals. More than five people have died, including a 14-year-old South African boy, and 8,000 foreigners are now living in five refugee camps that have sprung up near the violence’s epicenter. Read more

[Source: IRR by John Kane-Berman.]

Just at the moment when the Eskom crisis should be forcing a national rethink on the dangers of racial nationalism under the guise of “transformation”, the nationalist agenda appears to have been given a new lease of life by the outrage against the statue of a man who died 113 years ago. Further leftward shifts in policy are likely. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
5.2% y/y in November 2018 (CPI) & +6.8 y/y in November 2018 (PPI)
2.2% q/q (3rd quarter of 2018)
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