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04 December 2016
The SAHA reading room will be closed to visiting researchers from 12 December 2016 until 9 January 2017
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29 November 2016
SAHA is looking for recent South African graduates with a keen interest in activism and struggles for justice and accountability in South Africa to apply for upcoming internship opportunities at SAHA.
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28 November 2016
A member of the SAHA archival team attended a workshop on preventative conservation and handling of collection items. The workshop was held by experts in curation of paper, metal and collection planning. The team member reports back on some of the inform
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18 November 2016
We highlight requests submitted throughout the year, not yet featured in a news story, for insight into the length and breadth of our access to information requests made in 2016
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17 November 2016
The collection of the month features the Forced Migration Studies Programme on Xenophobic Violence collection (AL3286). The collection consists of edited transcripts of oral history interviews that were collected by the Forced Migration Studies Programme
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10 November 2016
Representatives of the FOIP team attended the public session of the LRC and INCLO privacy rights conference with the highlight being an online audience with Edward Snowden.
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28 October 2016
Sometimes when asserting the right of access to information it is necessary to turn to the courts. SAHA provides an update on its current litigious matters.
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28 October 2016
SAHA sent open letters to every municipality failing to publish a PAIA manual on their website.
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28 October 2016
SAHA has sent open letters to every municipality failing to publish, on their website, certain key information that they are required, by law, to publish.
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27 October 2016
The Struggles for Justice Programme (SFJP) hosted the first annual SAHA in the Classroom Spring School Workshop for history educators which took place from 3-6 October 2016.
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