Press Release: The Re-Opening of the Inquest into the Death of Bayempini Mzizi

  Press Statement 16 February 2021: for immediate release THE RE-OPENING OF THE INQUEST INTO THE DEATH OF BAYEMPINI MZIZI The Foundation for Human Rights (“the Foundation”) and Mr Mfihelwa

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Press Release on the Resumption of the Aggett Inquest

  WEBBER WENTZEL AND FOUNDATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS Press Release on the Resumption of the Aggett Inquest   15 January 2021 The inquest into the death of Dr Neil Aggett

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The Former TRC Commissioners granted leave to intervene in the Joao Rodrigues Appeal to the SCA

In October 2017, Judge Billy Mothle handed down a historic judgment in which he overturned the finding of Magistrate de Villiers that Ahmed Timol had committed suicide and no one

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In memory of human rights icon – Priscilla Jana

It is with sadness that the Foundation of Human Rights (FHR) learnt of the passing away of yet another anti-apartheid struggle stalwart and human rights lawyer Priscilla Jana who, together

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Lukhanyo Calata prevented from opening a criminal case in respect of the missing Cradock Four investigation docket

              Foundation for Human Rights and Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Press Statement 7 October 2020: for immediate release Lukhanyo Calata prevented from opening a criminal

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WEBINAR 2: The Unfinished Business of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission:

Did the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s failure to address socio- economic rights entrench inequality in South Africa?” The Foundation for Human Rights (FHR) will be hosting a virtual webinar on

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Tribute to George Bizos

Today the Foundation for Human Rights mourns with the rest of the country the passing away of Advocate George Bizos. George Bizos became a household name and gained popularity as

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The Foundation for Human Rights is deeply saddened by the passing away of Achmat Dangor

The Foundation for Human Rights is deeply saddened by the passing away of Achmat Dangor, a political activist and celebrated author, who used his immense literary skills to expose the

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COSAS 4 families apply to court for disinterment and post-mortem examination

          Press Release by the Foundation for Human Rights and Webber Wentzel    9 September 2020   The families of three members of the COSAS 4,

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FHR mourns passing of Ms Nyameka Goniwe

  Press Release by the Foundation for Human Rights   31 August 2020 FHR mourns passing of Ms Nyameka Goniwe   It is with great sadness that the Foundation of

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