ACTIVATE! Change Drivers, in partnership with the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) and Africa Unite, hosted a Gender and Gender Based Violence Hackathon with young community members who were predominantly learners from several high schools in the Western Cape.
Gender justice can do without only the symbolism that accompanies International Women’s Day, and include effective legislation that are sensitised to the complex challenges faced by marginalised genders and sexual identities.
Terms of Reference for setting up a of a South African Reconciliation Barometer Online Analysis Tool Introduction The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) is an independent, non-governmental organisation established in 2000 in the wake of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), with the aims of ensuring that the lessons of South Africa’s successful transition to [...]
Book Launch – Incorruptible: The story of the murders of Dulcie September, Anton Lubowski and Chris Hani
Please join us for the Cape Town launch of a controversial book that took thirty years to get published in South Africa and participate in a Q and A with author Evelyn Groenink.
The IJR, in partnership with the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), produced this milestone publication of the IJR’s SA Reconciliation Barometer project. This volume uses a decade of public opinion survey data to answer key questions about the extent of progress in South African reconciliation.
Screening Details Venue: IJR Offices, 105 Hatfield Street, Gardens Date: 7 March 2018 Time: 5:30pm RSVP: email@example.com Telling gender stories In order to share with a wider audience the various gender stories in communities and their respective attempts at creating more gender just spaces, the IJR’s GJR project has produced three short films. The themes explored in [...]
Breakfast Roundtable: Structure, Sustainability and the State – Civil Society in the post-Jacob Zuma era
The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) in partnership with the Community Chest hereby invites members of the media to join us for a breakfast roundtable meeting on World NGO day, Tuesday, 27 February 2018.
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 2017 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 [...]
IJR mourns the passing away of Morgan Richard Tsvangirai, the trade unionist, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) and former Prime Minister of Zimbabwe. Tsvangirai was a courageous leader of the opposition against Robert Mugabe’s political regime.
IJR welcomes the resignation of President Jacob Zuma. While there are concerns about the majority party’s process around presidential recalls – as it happened previously with President Mbeki – we regard Zuma’s resignation as being in the best interest of the country