Building fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa.

The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation shapes national approaches to transitional justice and reconciliation in Africa.

LEARN MORE

WHERE WE DO IT

Latest News

Freedom Day: A chance for South Africa to celebrate, remember and reflect

By: Elnari Potgieter, SARB Project Leader South Africa’s Freedom Day Annually, South Africa celebrates Freedom Day on 27 April in commemoration of the country’s first democratic election that took place on this day in 1994. This election, and its outcomes, paved the way towards a new democratic dispensation and a new constitution for South Africa[1]. Marking the end of [...]

April 24th, 2017|

IJR Statement on the South African Government reshuffle

Media Statement: 31 March 2017 Following last night’s cabinet reshuffle, the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) joins other civil society organisations in their call for active citizenship to defend transparent and accountable democracy. The retention of poor performing ministers, such as Min. Bathabile Dlamini, who two weeks ago have been reprimanded by the Constitutional Court for her role [...]

March 31st, 2017|

Latest Publication

South Africa Round 6 Survey: Analysis and Results

DOWNLOAD

Upcoming Events

Watch this space for upcoming events.

Connect with us

Receive up to date content and information from IJR.

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER