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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.


Crime is already devastating South Africa’s economy and society, and is now preventing many important infrastructure projects from progressing.

The latest large construction project to be halted because of criminal activity is the Mtentu bridge in the Eastern Cape.

The Aveng Strabag joint venture (ASJV) has stopped working on the bridge and terminated its contract with the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) following safety concerns.

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South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.5% y/y in March 2019 (CPI) & +6.2 y/y in March 2019 (PPI)
1.4% q/q (4th quarter of 2018)
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