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Union battles crippling court costs

Workers have a right to be represented but a cost order will destroy this if a Concourt appeal fails

The law must rest on solid foundations

The Helen Suzman Foundation’s director has to be selective about which battles it chooses to fight

Spurn activities that will harm our future

South Africans don't take environmental laws seriously, and it's the government's fault

The new guardians of democracy

Stellenbosch University has set up a new unit to investigate the state of global democratic values

Victim’s assailant too close for comfort

Woman discovers the man who brutally attacked her now lives in her neighbourhood

Foreign direct investment boosts African megaprojects

West Africa overtook East Africa in a construction boom that stretches the continent.

African Bank hits hitch in restructuring

The treasury and the lender's curator are running out of time to appease all the creditors involved.

SA business slammed for rights abuses

The SAHRC has for the first time exposed human rights violations across multiple local sectors.

Justice is so much more than just the law

There can be no dignity without access to the social rights enshrined in the Constitution

The state is pushing the law to its limit

Ignoring court orders and firing officials is undermining the fight against crime, analysts say

Savings reform gains momentum

Finance minister sets dates to resolve a key issue of concern and has reassured state employees.

A tireless fighter for human rights

A baptism of fire in the violent Eighties and Nineties – including two death threats – served as a spur instead of a deterrent to lawyer Moray Hathorn

Press Releases

Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!