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October 16, 2014

  • Botswana: Tough Elections for Botswana [analysis]

    The October 24 general elections are likely be the most competitive in the history of Botswana. According to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), 824,073 eligible voters... Read more »



October 07, 2014



October 06, 2014



September 17, 2014



September 04, 2014

  • Southern Africa: Osisa and the Indigenous World 2013 [analysis]

    In the recently released report by the The International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA), " The Indigenous World 2013", the work of OSISA's Indigenous Peoples Rights... Read more »



August 18, 2014

  • Southern Africa: SADC People's Summit Roars Into Life

    The 2014 People's Summit opened yesterday (14 August 2014) with over two hundred delegates from La Via Campesina Africa, the Rural Women's Assembly (RWA), WoMin and the People's... Read more »



August 05, 2014



July 30, 2014

  • South Africa: Miners Shot Down [press release]

    In August 2012, mineworkers in one of South Africa's biggest platinum mines began a wildcat strike for better wages. Six days later the police used live ammunition to brutally... Read more »



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May 22, 2014

  • Africa: GDP Is Macho and Keeps Women Poor [analysis]

    For decades, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has been used the world over as the measure for economic progress and development. Policies and programmes designed to end poverty and... Read more »



May 21, 2014



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April 07, 2014

  • Botswana: Annual Human Rights Film Festival in Botswana [analysis]

    If you are in Botswana between the 9th and 16th of April and enjoy documentaries and are interested in human rights than you should definitely go along to the DITSHWANELO annual... Read more »

  • South Africa: Souls of Khoi-San Folk [analysis]

    Many indigenous people struggle in today's world, suffering from what anthropologists have termed the 'loss of soul' - a condition that arises when the connection between people... Read more »

  • South Africa: Telling Heroes Tales [analysis]

    It is a peculiar sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity - W.E.B... Read more »



March 27, 2014

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