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Grantees Honoured During the Mogambri Moodliar Human Rights Awards
Grantees Honoured During the Mogambri Moodliar Human Rights Awards

The Foundation for Human Rights honours grantees during the inaugural Mogambri Moodliar Human Rights Awards

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Recognition of Muslim Marriages
Recognition of Muslim Marriages

Interim narrative report in respect of the advocacy and training activities of the Women Legal Centre in respect of the recogni…

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Asylum seekers take their grievances to Parliament
Asylum seekers take their grievances to Parliament

“Stop looting our shops” demand immigrants

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Young Women and HIV/AIDS in Zambia
Young Women and HIV/AIDS in Zambia

The CSIS Global Health Policy Center produced this video during a visit to Zambia in April 2016.

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Human Rights Day memo: FHR fights violence against vulnerable groups
Human Rights Day memo: FHR fights violence against vulnerable groups

In spite of progressive laws, inequality and discrimination prevail and SA's marginalised groups remain vulnerable to attacks. F…

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Ending homophobia and creating a safer environment for the LGBTI community in SA
Ending homophobia and creating a safer environment for the LGBTI community in SA

The Foundation for Human Rights hosted the last of three provincial consultative workshops with the National Task Team (NTT) on…

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"We have to change societal attitudes": DM John Jeffery on hate crimes and the disconnect behind lesbian murders

Justice& Constitutional Development Minister John Jeffery told a CSO Alliance Building workshop on LGBTI rights hosted by the Fo…

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Too classy to be bothered with Jo'burg's poor
Too classy to be bothered with Jo'burg's poor

Human rights lawyers Zeenat Sujee and Keamogetswe Thobakgale write that parts of Johannesburg's inner city are being "revived", …

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UN 'Rights Up Front Action Plan' based on Sri Lanka Panel of Experts report
UN 'Rights Up Front Action Plan' based on Sri Lanka Panel of Experts report

The UN has said it has prepared an action plan to prevent human rights violations in countries after learning from the final pha…

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The FHR mourns Nelson Mandela and
The FHR mourns Nelson Mandela and "the falling of a great tree"

As the world celebrates the life of an icon, Yasmin Sooka, the FHR executive director says that Mandela's commitment to human ri…

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LGBTI Consultation Meetings
LGBTI Consultation Meetings

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DOJ&CD) and Foundation for Human Rights (FHR) have begun a series of p…

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Historic Norms and Standards victory for schools
Historic Norms and Standards victory for schools

The publication last week of legally binding Norms and Standards for School Infrastructure by by the Minister of Basic Education…

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Mogam
Mogam "MC" Moodliar had time to listen and make a difference - Judge Jody Kollapen

Human rights lawyer and struggle veteran Mogam Moodliar who died while on holiday in Greece was the legal director and office ma…

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Social Cohesion Summit
Social Cohesion Summit

It was anticipated that the Summit, held in Kliptown, Soweto – the site of the signing of the Freedom Charter – would deliver a …

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FHR Youth Month Celebration
FHR Youth Month Celebration

‘Ordinary people can do extraordinary things.’ These words articulated by Judge Jody Kollapen beautifully captured the over-arch…

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