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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.

teen breaking up over a text message[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-08-29-sharp-rise-in-classroom-homophobia by Sipho Kings.]

South Africa’s schools are a hostile environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex pupils, said gender activists this week. Because these LGBTI pupils do not conform to prescribed male and female gender roles, they get assaulted and bullied.  A fifth have attempted suicide and a fifth have been raped or sexually assaulted, according to research. Read more

SAM state nation 2014 prepare[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-08-29-parliament-is-not-a-shield-for-the-president by Moshoeshoe Monare.]

Our Parliament has seen it all. Fascists and supremacists once used it as a platform to engineer their perverted sociopolitical ideology.  They employed its power to germinate the seeds of hatred; they exploited its grandeur to cudgel public institutions. They used parliamentary rules to throttle dissent. Read more

1188[Source: http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Dissolve-Seriti-Commission-critics-20140828 from SAPA.]

The Seriti Commission of Inquiry into the 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal must be dissolved, critic and former ANC MP Andrew Feinstein said on Thursday.  “We are distraught that the commission… has indicated that it will be yet another exercise that fails to take the opportunity to fully investigate the arms deal, without fear or favour, once and for all,” he told reporters in Pretoria. Read more

SAM FW 5[Source: http://www.fwdeklerk.org/index.php/en/latest/news/298-speech-the-evolution-of-property-rights-since-1994.  Speech by former President FW de Klerk.]

We believe that it is essential that there should be an open exchange of views on the crucial questions of land reform and property rights. It is essential that there should be no misunderstanding on property rights because of their central importance for future investment and economic growth on the one hand, and intergroup relations on the other. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.5% y/y in May 2019 (CPI) & +6.4 y/y in May 2019 (PPI)
-3.2% q/q (1st quarter of 2019)
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