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Media Advisory: The South African Human Rights Commission National Investigative Hearing Into the July 2021 Unrest Underway

16th November 2021

Attention:  Editors and Reporters

The South African Human Rights Commission (the Commission or the SAHRC) continues its National Investigative Hearing into the July 2021 Unrest which largely affected wa-Zula Natal and Gauteng Provinces has commenced on the 15th November 2021 and will continue until the 3rd December 2021.
The Hearing is being held at the Gateway Hotel, Umhlanga, in Kwa-Zulu Natal and the sitting will be held at this venue for the entrity of the three week period.

The SAHRC is still accepting written submissions from parties affected by the unrest which unfolded during July 2021, up until the 19th November 2021. These submissions can be sent via email:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The hearing is live streamed on the Commission’s website, Facebook and Youtube pages at the link that follows:
https://t.co/RHDnkrlNWh?amp=1

The draft programme can be viewed here.

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Issued by the South African Human Rights Commission
Gushwell Brooks – Communications Co-ordinator Tel: 082 645 8573 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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