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  • Local government reform in Zimbabwe: A policy dialogue 

    de Visser, Jaap; Steytler, Nico; Machingauta, Naison (Community Law Centre, University Western Cape, 2010)
    On 3-4 November 2009 the Community Law Centre hosted a seminar entitled “Policy Dialogue on the Future of Local Government in Zimbabwe”. A diverse spectrum of local government practitioners was assembled to discuss ...
  • The numbering of days: Sentencing and prison population growth 

    Muntingh, Lukas; Giffard, Chris (Institute for Security Studies (ISS), 2007)
    On 30 May 2007 the Criminal Law Amendment Bill (15 of 2007) was tabled in Parliament, proposing amendments to what has become known as the 'minimum sentences' legislation. The proposed amendments herald another chapter in ...
  • A Societal Responsibility : The role of civil society organisations in prisoner support, rehabilitation and reintegration 

    Muntingh, Lukas (Institute for Security Studies and the Community Law Centre, University of the Western Cape, 2008)
    Civil society organisations play a key role in assisting prisoners and ex-prisoners to reintegrate into society and may at present render the bulk of such services. It is especially in respect of post-release support ...
  • Socio-Economic Rights in South Africa: A resource book 

    Khoza, Sibonile (Community Law Centre, University of the Western Cape, 2007)
    Socio-economic rights are those rights that give people access to certain basic needs necessary for human beings to lead a dignified life. Government and, in certain circumstances, private individuals and bodies, can be ...
  • Training for police on the Domestic Violence Act 

    Combrinck, Helene; Wakefield, Lorenzo (Community Law Centre, University of the Western Cape, 2009)
    The inadequate or inappropriate police responses to domestic violence often result from a lack of knowledge of the Domestic Violence Act (DVA) and the National Instruction or from a misinterpretation of the DVA’s provisions. ...