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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 Xhosa[Source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/eastern-cape-35-boys-die-initiation-ceremonies-due-circumcision-malpractice-1456960 by Ludovica Iaccino.]

At least 35 young men have died since the beginning of the winter initiation season in Eastern Cape, South Africa, due to circumcision malpractice.  Circumcision is practiced by members of the Xhosa tribe, which consider the genital mutilation as a rite of passage – commonly referred to as ‘Ukwaluka’ or ‘going to the mountain’ – from childhood to manhood.  Read more

SAM ISS[Source: http://www.issafrica.org/publications/south-african-crime-quarterly/south-african-crime-quarterly-48 by Chandré Gould (Editor).]  Click here to read the report.

Two decades on from 1994 seems an appropriate time to take stock of what has been achieved and where we have fallen short of our own expectations, and identify what remains to be done in South Africa. But perhaps it is also an appropriate moment to take stock of how we remember and represent our past and how the metanarratives, particularly about apartheid and opposition to apartheid, inform and overshadow our present and future. Read more

SAM SABC 1[Source: http://ewn.co.za/2014/07/14/OPINION-Stephen-Grootes-The-humiliation–of-the-SABC by Stephen Grootes.]

After a week in which it seemed the chaos at the SABC had reached its climax, Sunday brought news that matters were even worse than they first seemed. Not only is the COO someone who doesn’t have a matric, and lied about it, now, according to the City Press, the chair also lied about her qualifications. Liars, it seems, stick together at the corporation. 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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