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CJN develops MOOC to empower activists

CJN develops MOOC to empower activists

Citizen Justice Network at Wits University developed a free Massive Open Online Course called “Activism and Citizen Journalism through Media”. The course has no entry requirements and is aimed at empowering activists to use social and traditional media to promote a...
Orange Farm Human Advice Centre screens: This Land

Orange Farm Human Advice Centre screens: This Land

Widely regarded as one of South Africa’s largest informal settlements.  Orange Farm is located on the outskirts of the southern part of Johannesburg. The township is neighbouring Lenasia, Eldorado Park, and Ennerdale. According to, http://www.alhdc.org.za, “ Prior to...
Courts and the community

Courts and the community

The following represents a small sampling of matters that are commonly dictated by the terms of a court order: restraining orders, temporary protective orders, emergency protective orders, search warrants, lawsuit rulings and eviction notices. Recently Bricks Mokolo...
Hanneman speaks on GBV

Hanneman speaks on GBV

Yesterday, thousands of women around the country marched hand in hand in the #TheTotalShutdown march, where women and gender non-conforming activists from Gauteng marched to Parliament against gender-based violence. The protesters took to the streets with placards...
We are hiring in Kenya! Work for CJN while being based in Nairobi.

We are hiring in Kenya! Work for CJN while being based in Nairobi.

Job Description: Paralegal Coordinator Employer: Kituo Cha Sheria and Citizen Justice Network The candidate will be based in Nairobi, Kenya About Kituo Cha Sheria Kituo Cha Sheria – “KITUO” is the oldest, most experienced legal aid providing and human rights...
50 women confront Mashaba over their crèche businesses

50 women confront Mashaba over their crèche businesses

On the 24 of April 2018, over 50 women who run Early Childhood Development Centres (ECDC’s or crèches) in Johannesburg’s Inner City Region G voiced their grievances to Mayor Herman Mashaba. They were accompanied by their advisor from Orange Farm Human Rights Centre...