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Department of Home Affairs flouts court orders, year after year
Department of Home Affairs flouts court orders, year after yearArticle

Nearly two years have passed since the Department of Home Affairs promised to open a Cape Town Refugee Reception Office (CTRRO) once again...

Tariro Washinyira 23 Mar 2021

Why human rights institutions could be the key to protection of refugee rights
Why human rights institutions could be the key to protection of refugee rightsArticle

In her doctoral thesis, Dr Vivian John-Langba identified national human rights institutions as one of the institutions through which effective promotion and protection of refugee rights can occur...

23 Dec 2020

Asylum-seekers lost in bureaucratic mazeArticle

Africareview.com reports that asylum-seekers entering South Africa are no longer being issued with the necessary documents to apply for refugee status. Without a so-called section 23 permit, they are being turned away from Refugee Reception Offices (RROs) and denied the opportunity to legalise their stay in the country.

23 Jan 2012

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