khulumani-header-transparentkhulumani-color-logo-transparent

Government Reparations

Podcast: 4 December 2013 Talk Radio 702 - John Robbie interviews Marjorie Jobson re. compensation for apartheid victims

3 Minute podcast of Talk Radio 702's John Robbie interviewing Dr. Marjorie Jobson, National Director of Khulumani Support Group on 4 December 2013.  The topic under discussion is the money in the President's Fund that was set aside to compensate victims and communities of the TRC. There is a new…
Read more...

Victims demand President’s Fund compensation

“DURING apartheid we suffered because we were black; now we suffer because we don’t have money,” said Beauty Mantashe, among protesters outside Parliament decrying the government’s failure to assist victims of apartheid violence. Organised by the Khulumani Support Group, about 50 protesters, most elderly women, braved cold and wet weather…
Read more...

Over R1 billion in fund - yet apartheid victims still await compensation

The President’s Fund was established in 2003 under President Thabo Mbeki to compensate apartheid victims. It has accumulated over a billion rands. Nevertheless, many apartheid victims who were identified by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) to receive compensation from this fund, have still received nothing. Some have died waiting.…
Read more...

Nepali NGOs have derailed the human rights discourse

Ram Bhandari of the Nepali National Network of Families of the Disappeared and Missing offers an important critique of the transitional justice industry, an industry dominated by big NGOs and think tanks: Nepali NGOs have derailed the human rights discourse. Khulumani has reflected on this before (see Tshepo Madlingozi "On…
Read more...

Khulumani endorses Advocate Ntsebeza’s 21 June 2013 call for political will to address the plight of Apartheid-era victims of gross violations

Khulumani Support Group agrees with Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza’s statement that government has failed the victims of apartheid. Advocate Ntsebeza stated that there had been a shameful lack of political will to deal with the issues of reparations for the apartheid-era victims of gross human rights violations
Read more...

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Follow us on Facebook

@KhulumaniAfrica

Khulumani (KSG)
Thu Mar 23 09:05:23 +0000 2017

Statement: MARKING THE LAUNCH BY THE COBUQUA PEOPLE OF THE EASTERN CAPE OF THEIR BLOG:... https://t.co/ts9NcnnoN3
Khulumani (KSG)
Mon Mar 20 09:48:52 +0000 2017

https://t.co/KC0JfvvaBU
Khulumani (KSG)
Wed Mar 15 13:43:12 +0000 2017

Watch Nommarussia Bonase's fantastic acceptance speech of the Anne Klein Women's Award in Berlin -... https://t.co/zIAcz3zcNX
Khulumani (KSG)
Tue Mar 14 12:00:06 +0000 2017

#SayHello to Khulumani's Board of Directors https://t.co/H4FukxMPAI