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White Fragility: Why it’s so hard for white people to talk about racism

By | 2019-10-18T10:13:16+02:00 Oct 18th, 2019|Categories: News|

The Social Justice Agency in partnership with Institute for Justice and Reconciliation are hosting Dr Robin DiAngelo from the USA for a social justice engagement within the corporate, academic and social sphere. Dr Robin DiAngelo work as a diversity trainer, facilitator, lecturer amongst other things. Her book titled “White Fragility" is a New York Times best [...]


By | 2019-10-16T09:47:37+02:00 Oct 16th, 2019|Categories: News, Vacancies|

The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was founded in the wake of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission and promotes fair, democratic, and inclusive societies in post-conflict states across Africa. The South African Reconciliation Barometer (SARB) is a national survey-based public opinion project, located in the IJR’s Research and Policy Unit in Cape Town. [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: The Institute For Justice And Reconciliation proudly present its 16th annual Ashley Kriel Memorial Youth Lecture 2019

By | 2019-10-07T12:51:02+02:00 Oct 7th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

Media Release: 7 October 2019 THE INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE AND RECONCILIATION (IJR) PROUDLY PRESENTS ITS 16th ANNUAL ASHLEY KRIEL MEMORIAL YOUTH LECTURE 2019 Dying to be men: A new Generation of manhood  Venue:             Bonteheuwel Secondary School Date:               Thursday, 17 October 2019 Time:               18h30 – 20h00   FREE ENTRY, ALL WELCOME In 1987, at just [...]

PRESS RELEASE: The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation to host a three day Gender Indaba in Cape Town

By | 2019-10-07T10:38:09+02:00 Oct 7th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

  Attention Media Houses: For Immediate Release 07 October 2019 The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation to host a three day Gender Indaba in Cape Town The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation will host a 3 - day Gender Indaba on the nexus between gender justice and reconciliation, and explore intersectional approaches to the creating and [...]

Africa must find its own identity and unite!

By | 2019-09-30T11:47:38+02:00 Sep 30th, 2019|Categories: News|

The World Economic Forum on Africa that was recently held in South Africa was dominated by a sideshow: acts of xenophobic violence were spreading from Gauteng into other provinces and across borders. The tense atmosphere was further heightened by the country mourning the gruesome murder of University of Cape Town student, Uyinene Mrwetyana. The dream of [...]

Youth should help shape future of SA

By | 2019-09-27T11:17:58+02:00 Sep 27th, 2019|Categories: News|

Giving young people an opportunity to take part in shaping the future of South Africa is called for as the Youth Identity Project Conference is underway in Vryburg, North West. The project is closing off with a book launch on Friday 27 September and members of the public are invited to attend. A group of 45 [...]


By | 2019-09-20T13:44:19+02:00 Sep 20th, 2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Dear Media Colleague, Attention Media Houses: For Immediate Release 20 September 2019 PRESS RELEASE AND MEDIA INVITE Book Launch: IJR to launch collection of poems, short stories and non-fictional pieces at the Youth Identity Conference in Vryburg on 27 September 2019 The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) hereby invites members of the media and the [...]

The Prospects for Social Cohesion, Healing and Reconciliation in Zimbabwe: Putting the NPRC to task

By | 2019-09-18T12:17:54+02:00 Sep 16th, 2019|Categories: News|

Abstract Forty years after independence from Britain, Zimbabwe is burdened by a history of violence and trauma whose effects continue to impede on efforts to build a socially cohesive and reconciled developmental state. A number of national attempts through policies and processes to promote peace and national reconciliation have, for various reasons, not succeeded to bridge [...]

Mental healthcare must back peace efforts

By | 2019-09-16T11:58:56+02:00 Sep 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|

Early this morning my phone beeps. The message is from my friend Rose in Juba, South Sudan. She is a devoted women’s rights activist.With the few resources at her disposal, she works day in, day out to contribute to building a better South Sudan for her children. Rose’s message reads: “My friend, now that you are [...]

IJR Media Statement: The Passing Away of Robert Gabriel Mugabe, Former President of Zimbabwe

By | 2019-09-06T16:32:32+02:00 Sep 6th, 2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Attention Media Houses: For Immediate Release                                                                                                     [...]

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