LGBTQI+ Rights

HCWG Advocacy Brief 2022 03 22

The State of Hate in South Africa in 2021

Published: 13 May 2022

Our partner, the Hate Crimes Working Group (HCWG), has been lobbying for a law against hate crimes and hate speech since 2018. This brief was developed to give policy and lawmakers an impression of the unacceptably high and ongoing cost in human life, equality, and dignity experienced in 2021 alone.

HCWG Submission

Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech

Published: 1 October 2021
Submission

The Hate Crimes Working Group has submitted written comments to Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, on the long-awaited Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill.