Seminar Promoting Dialogue on Human Rights
On 20 October, the Parliamentary Programme hosted a Seminar to highlight the role of parliaments in promoting international human rights law and civil society participation at the UN, AU and parliaments.
A Paper by Mr. Lukas Muntingh, Senior Researcher and Coordinator of the Civil Society Prison Reform Initiative (CSPRI).
The Role Parliament in promoting rights through ensuring compliance with International Human Rights law
The potential role of the South African national Parliament in promoting rights through ensuring compliance with international human rights law obligations. A paper by Dr. Lilian Chenwi, The Senior Researcher and Coordinator of the Socio- Economic Rights project of the Community Law Centre.
A Paper by Prof. Steytler, Director of the Community Law Centre, and Mr. Conrad Bosire, Doctoral Researcher at the Community Law Centre's Local Democracy, Peace and Human Security Programme.
Civil Society participation at selected structures of the African Union. A Paper by Mr. Lorenzo Wakefield, Researcher of the Children's Rights Project.
South African Civil Society participation at the United Nations. A paper by Ms. Bianca Robertson, Senior Researcher and Coordinator of the Children's Rights Project, of the Community Law Centre.