Promotion of and defending the Constitution

Activities:

  • written and oral submissions to parliament on draft legislation;
  • the writing of legal opinions and analyses;
  • the production of numerous articles on constitutional issues;
  • participation in radio and TV interviews;
  • the publishing of its annual Human Rights Report Card;
  • the provision of assistance to the public on constitutional questions;
  • strategic litigation against hate speech;
  • human rights monitoring and reporting to the South African Human Rights Commission;
  • liaison with civil society organisations;
  • hosting constitutional education workshops at schools and at Salesian Life Choices; and
  • hosting job-shadowing programmes.