whatwewantThe overall purpose of reparations is to restore the dignity of survivors, to accompany the rebuilding of affected communities and to facilitate the reintegration of survivors.


Detailed Response from the TRC Unit to questions with regards to reparations after the final TRC payments

This evening, the South African Historical Archives (SAHA) received a detailed repsonse to the request it submitted to the TRC Unit for information on which TRC-identified individuals had managed to access reparations in the interim period between the payment of final reparations packages of R30,000.00 to TRC-identified victims and the…

Daimler faces lawsuit in US for abuses in Argentina

PRESS RELEASE BY EUROPEAN CENTER FOR  CONSTITUTIONAL AND  HUMAN RIGHTS e.V. Berlin,  WWW.ECCHR.EUOn May 18, 2011 the United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit in Pasadena, California has filed a decision concluding its jurisdiction in the case and thereby has opened the proceeding under the Alien Tort Claim…

Submission to the Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans - March 11, 2011

Khulumani Support Group welcomes the opportunity to make this submission to the Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans on the Military Veterans Bill (B1-2011). Khulumani notes that while many made sacrifices as members of political movements and thereby lost potential educational and job opportunities with associated earnings, many victims…

Public Seminar with Mr Ruben Carranza, of the International Center for Transitional Justice

You are warmly invited to a conversation with visiting Transitional Justice lawyer, Mr Ruben Carranza on Wednesday 1 October 2014 from 12:30 – 14:00


Topic: Reparative Remedies in Global Perspective: Possibilities for Advancing Reparations Advocacy in South Africa towards Resolving the TRC Unfinished Business


  • Date: 1 October 2014
  • Time: 12:30 – 14:00
  • Venue: Offices of SAHA (South African History Archive)
  • Address: Women’s Jail Section of Constitution Hill, 1 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg 2017
  • Contact number for SAHA for directions if needed: 011 718 2560

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