[LISTEN] Unpacking the latest SAHRC report

Equality remains the highest human rights violation, according to the SAHRC’s report for the 2016/2017 financial year.

CAPE TOWN – The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) says while it’s seen an increase in the number of equality complaints, race-related claims have seen a decrease.

The SAHRC released its report on Monday.

Gail Smith, head of advocacy and communications at SAHRC, explains: “Equality does remain the highest human rights violation, so the right to equality is being violated increasingly. But there are many grounds for equality, like race and gender.”

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