South Africa’s constitution is rated amongst the best in the world with clauses protecting the rights of the vulnerable people in society.
People living with disabilities say it’s a struggle to find a job even if you have tertiary qualifications. Some believe that there are employers out there that continue to discriminate against them.
The Human Rights Commission says the state is still falling far short of meeting its human rights obligations to protect, promote and fulfill the enjoyment of the right to healthcare for the majority of Gauteng citizens.
Leaders at the African Union summit in Ethiopia have admitted that the human rights violations in the continent are on the rise.
The role of South Africa in defending and advancing human rights across Africa has taken centre stage during a panel discussion at the University of the Western Cape.