We use the law as a positive instrument for change for our clients, and in the public interest.
LEGAL SUPPORT HOTLINE DURING #LOCKDOWNSA
Public Interest Law organisations working together, to make sure human rights are respected and protected during the COVID19 lock-down in...
LHR’s Human Rights Day Statement
On this Human Rights Day, amidst the growing COVID-19 threat, Lawyers for Human Rights calls on all in South Africa...
LHR Responds to COVID-19
On Sunday, 15 March 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa declared a national state of disaster due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak....
We have six strategic programmes staffed by specialist practitioners, each focusing a specific aspect of human rights law. We help vulnerable, marginalised, and indigent people and communities. Our services are free of charge.
Refugee and Migrant Rights Programme/Statelessness
Strategic Litigation Programme
Penal Reform Programme
Land and Housing Programme
Environmental Rights Programme
Gender Equality Programme