The SAHRC says its investigating the demolishing of over 150 houses in the North West after residents were evicted with a court order.
After demanding R500k from Steve Hofmeyr, the Human Rights Commission has now instituted legal proceedings at the Equaliy Court.
The SAHRC has asked National Treasury for funding to help protect and ensure the security of whistleblowers of the country.
The Tongaat water treatment works washed away during the floods and now the SAHRC is looking into how the municipality is helping residents.
24 days without any running water? The South African Human Rights Commission is now stepping in to investigate the situation in Tongaat.
The Human Rights Commission is demanding R500k and a public apology from Steve Hofmeyr following his comments on the LGBTQI+ community.
The Human Rights Commission says Steve Hofmeyr’s harmful LGBTQI+ remarks affect the community’s rights to equality and dignity.
Various villages in Hammanskraal, have been using brownish and slimy water for almost 2 decades which at some point was contaminated with human faeces.
The SAHRC has exonerated Brackenfell High School after claims of racism were made against it back in 2020.
While South Africa has the most celebrated constitution it also has the most inequality complaints at the Human Rights Commission.
The South African Human Rights Commission is going to spend next week looking into racism and racial discrimination in adverts.
Minister Ronald Lamola has lamented the lack of action against the masterminds behind the devastating July riots.
The SAHRC is worried about another possible wave of unrest in KZN, after the courts decided Jacob ZUma must return to jail earlier today.
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) and the University of Cape Town’s Online High School have partnered on an initiative that aims to accelerate access to online learning, particularly for girl children in rural areas.
‘The Commission urges communities across the country to remain vigilant against the irresponsible spread of any messages which attempt to link the deaths to any alleged revenge plot,’ said the SAHRC.
“Our society is beset by numerous scourges targeted at women such as rape, sexual violence, femicide, and gender-based violence. Women grapple with feeling vulnerable and unsafe in our society.”
The SAHRC said the unrest have raised questions and concerns about the State’s ability to protect the public from harm and to alleviate poverty.
Residents from the community of Louisvale Road in Upington are to benefit from a SAHRC programme to curb xenophobic attacks.
The SAHRC has called on SA political parties, the State and everyone to protect the independence of the judiciary and judicial processes
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) deems the pollution at the Vaal River to be beyond acceptable standards.
The SAHRC is calling for calm as the EFF and Afriforum gather in Senekal for the court appearance of those accused of murdering a farm manager.
The EFF, while making a tribute to Robert Mugabe, posted some of his controversial quotes which the SAHRC says was a violation.
The SAHRC’s Chris Nissen said the commission has linked the race-baiting Tracy Zille Twitter account to man after launching an investigation.
The SAHRC says it will be investigating the controversial Tracy Zille Twitter account as it does not tolerate hate speech.
Social media posts seemingly “glorifying” farm attacks are of concern to the DA, but it seems that their complaints have fallen on deaf ears.