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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 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 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 SAPS[Source: http://www.issafrica.org/iss-today/policing-in-south-africa-it-doesnt-have-to-be-the-low-road by Johan Burger.]

On the first of April next year, the South African Police Service (SAPS) will commemorate 20 years as a democratic police service – but sadly it has not always lived up to public expectations of democratic policing. In the past decade, especially, increasing levels of corruption, criminality and brutality have seriously tarnished the SAPS’s image. Read more

SAM Marikana ENCA[Source: http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-06-27-groundup-who-won-the-platinum-strike-the-figures-speak./#.U61Nq7mKDIU by Gilad Isaacs for GROUNDUP.]

After the historic five-month long platinum strike, mineworkers and corporate executives are retreating to their tin shacks and BMWs respectively. The country is left wondering: who won? What the increases mean for the lives of the workers and the fortunes of the platinum producers is difficult to quantify. However, it is possible to compare the implications – for workers and company costs – of the various offers, demands and the final settlement. Read more

SAM Danny[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-06-26-torture-is-still-widespread-in-south-africa by Danny Titus (left).]

Freedom from torture is the one human right on which there can be no limitation. There are just no circumstances that allow any person to subject another human being to any acts of torture; to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.  This is the one right that can be given effect with so much ease. Just do not torture. The courts will not accept evidence based upon torture; you are opening yourself to litigation. Read more

SAM Torture 2[Source: https://www.afriforum.co.za/international-day-torture-afriforum-involves-international-council-torture-battle-farm-murders-2/.]

AfriForum released a report today in which the brutality of farm murders is depicted. The International Rehabilitation Council for Victims of Torture has also given AfriForum the undertaking that they will study the report. The report was released today, as it’s the day which has been proclaimed by the United Nations as International Day in Support of Victims of Torture. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
58 780 000 (mid 2019 estimate)
3.7% y/y in October 2019 (CPI) & +4.1 y/y in September 2019 (PPI)
3.1% q/q (2nd quarter of 2019)
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