A SMALL MEASURE OF JUSTICE FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CRIME IN KHAYELITSHA

3 October 2013 The Constitutional Court dismisses Minister Mthethwa’s application as an “unwarranted overstatement that has no merit” The Constitutional Court judgment on 1 October 2013 has delivered a small measure of justice for the countless victims of violent crime in Khayelitsha and elsewhere in South Africa. In its judgment the Constitutional Court upheld the…

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Invitation to attend Public Hearing – Refuse Removal in Khayelitsha – 5 October 2013

On Saturday, 5 October, the SJC will be hosting a public hearing on the outcomes of our second social audit – currently underway – investigating the provision of refuse collection and area cleaning by private contractors to Khayelitsha’s informal settlements. (To read our first social audit report that investigated chemical toilets please see here: SJC Report…

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SJC MEMBERS CHAIN THEMSELVES OUTSIDE MAYORS OFFICE: WILL NOT LEAVE UNTIL MAYOR ACKNOWLEDGES DEMANDS ON JANITORIAL SERVICE

11 September 2013   Att: Ms. Patricia de Lille Mayor, City of Cape Town Councillor Ernest Sonnenberg Mayoral Committee Member for Utility Services Ms. Gisela Kaiser Executive Director of Utility Services CC: Mr. Afzal Brey Mr. Regan Melody Mr. Sharm Singh Mr. Pierre Maritz Mr. Tertius de Jager   1.    Today, fifteen members and supporters…

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