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IJR Media Statement: Apartheid as a Crime Against Humanity

Attention Media Houses: For Immediate Release   Media Statement: Institute for Justice and Reconciliation Institute for Justice and Reconciliation Statement on Apartheid as a Crime Against Humanity  18 February 2020 The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) joins other organizations in condemning the recent statements of the former deputy-president of South Africa and the FW de Klerk Foundation which [...]

Feb 18th, 2020|

SONA: Ramaphosa has to respond to our expectations and fears

The presidency, under Jacob Zuma, was the least trusted institution in 2017, while in 2019, under Ramaphosa, levels of public confidence in the presidency doubled, writes Mikhail Moosa This will be a tough year for South Africa. Our challenges are comparable to those that were faced in the wake of the democratic transition. But one key factor sets our current predicament apart [...]

Feb 12th, 2020|

Administrator

The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was founded in 2000 in the wake of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and with the purpose of building of fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa. We are an independent organisation located at the interface between civil society and academia. We employ a diverse team of professionals based at our office [...]

Feb 5th, 2020|

IJR 2019 Annual Report Tender Notice & Brief

  The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation, a non-profit organisation based in Cape Town, South Africa is looking for a service provider to propose an innovative layout and design for its 2019 annual report which will capture the relatively new IJR brand and present milestones from the previous year while reinforcing the organisation’s message. IJR’s annual report targets primary [...]

Feb 4th, 2020|

Part time: Employee Wellness Consultant

The IJR seeks to employ a Part time: Employee Wellness consultant to be based in Cape Town. The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was founded in 2000 in the wake of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and with the purpose of building of fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa. We are an independent organisation located at the [...]

Jan 17th, 2020|

The IJR, welcomes Mikhail Moosa as Project Leader for the Research and Policy programme

Mikhail's project is the South African Reconciliation Barometer (SARB), a public opinion survey on reconciliation, social cohesion and political culture conducted by IJR. He is responsible for project management and disseminating the findings of the survey. Mikhail holds a Master’s degree in Development Studies from the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex as a Chevening Scholar. He also holds [...]

Jan 13th, 2020|

The IJR, welcomes Jaynisha Patel as Project Officer for the Research and Policy Programme

Jaynisha will be leading a project on inclusive economies under the Research and Policy Programme. Her work focuses on how justice and socioeconomics can reduce inequality in post-conflict States. Jaynisha holds an Honours degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) from the University of Cape Town (UCT). She is expected to graduate with a Masters in PPE from UCT [...]

Jan 10th, 2020|

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SA Reconciliation Barometer 2019

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