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The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was launched in the year 2000, in the aftermath of South Africa´s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The aim was to ensure that lessons learnt from South Africa´s transition from apartheid to democracy were taken into account as the nation moved ahead. Today, the Institute helps to build fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa through carefully selected engagements and interventions. >>

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Reconciliation Roundtable Event: IS IT TIME TO FORGIVE? QUESTIONs OF RECONCILIATION, ACCOUNTABILITY AND PAROLE FOR APARTHEID CRIMES AFTER 20 YEARS : 2014-07-18

Date: Wednesday, 30 July 2014
Time: 5pm 
Venue: IJR offices, 105 Hatfield Street, Gardens, Cape Town
RSVP: justiceandreconciliation@gmail.com

With guest speakers: Sisonke Msimang, Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela and Wilhelm Verwoerd

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Multimedia: THE DREAM : 2014-06-17

This Youth Month, IJR is proud to present a short film, titled THE DREAM, in acknowledgement of some of the challenges that the youth of South Africa face every day, Please share, like and engage us on social media, using #YouthDream.

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