The state of our prisons: Overcrowding, suicides and shortage of care for mental illness

2018-10-15 07:12

Overcrowding remains a serious problem in South African prisons and the situation of mentally-ill inmates has become urgent in light of recent deaths.

Sonke Gender Justice disappointed by NPA decision not to prosecute Manana

2018-07-25 21:25

The low rate of prosecutions has resulted in decreased confidence in the criminal justice system, which has led to decreased reporting of gender-based violence, says the NGO.

 

At least 3 African countries receive funding to advance community based media

2018-09-10 13:52

The Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa in partnership with the Ford Foundation have awarded grants to ten non-governmental organisations in at least three countries in the continent.

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