By Shamika Dwarika.
On 23 September 2016 the Durban office hosted an event at the Gateway Hotel in Umhlanga to show our appreciation to attorneys who have gone beyond expectations in meeting their pro bono obligations. While the majority of
By Shamika Dwarika.
The Durban office recently made contact with the KZN Blind and Deaf Society and we held our first seminar for them on 15 November 2016. Sanelisiwe Nyasulu of Garlicke and Bousfield spoke about housing.
This was very
By Tshenolo Masha.
On 17 November 2016, Tshenolo Masha met with the 16 Limpopo Community advice offices in Polokwane at the South African Human Rights Commission to reflect on the work of the ProBono.Org Community Advice Office Support Project during
By Thato Mashishi, Fasken Martineau.
On 20 October 2016, ProBono.Org in partnership with Fasken Martineau hosted a community workshop in Orange Farm. Presentations were made by professionals from Fasken Martineau: Gia Abrahamson, Nasipi Mantshule and Thato Mashishi.
The presentations covered Children’s
On Tuesday, 29 November 2016, ProBono.Org Cape Town attended the official book launch of former Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke which was held at the Isivivana Centre.
The event was jointly hosted by Equal Education Law Centre, The Book Lounge and Pan
Our first event for the 16 Days of Activism For no violence against Women and Children took place at the Orange Farm Community Office.
The event was well attended even by males who have shown their support of this campaign. Swazi
Once again, on 6 September we celebrated the extraordinary work being undertaken by lawyers, the media, the NGO sector, students and others in promoting human rights and the interests of the poor and marginalised.
Not only did this third award
On Thursday, 13 October 2016, ProBono.Org Cape Town attended the official opening launch of the Isivivana Centre in Khayelitsha.
The centre is like none before, and aims to make access to social justice realisable and accessable to marginalised communities.
It will house
Article by Neo Chokoe
The Pretoria office of ProBono.Org holds a weekly legal clinic at the office of the Master of the High Court, Pretoria. The aim of this project is to give pro bono attorneys a platform to assist
Probono.org hosted a workshop at Fasken Martineau Johannesburg on after hours bail. We're setting up a panel of private attorneys to assist and address instances where people are detained after hours and cannot get access to legal representation, especially in