Media Statements

Statement: EE and EELC secure recommendation for Constitutional amendment to protect learners’ rights

19 March 2019 Media statement: Equal Education and Equal Education Law Centre secure recommendation for Constitutional amendment to better protect learners’ rights Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee has adopted our recommendations to amend the Constitution, in accordance with a submission made by Equal Education (EE) and the Equal Education Law Centre (EELC). Our submission to the

Statement: Equal Education members join #GlobalStrikeForClimate

15 March 2019 Media statement: Equal Education members today join #GlobalStrikeForClimate  Today at 1pm, Equal Education members will be among the young climate justice activists gathered outside Parliament, in solidarity with thousands of other learners and students in over 100 countries, who are holding a #ClimateStrike in the streets of their cities, as part of

Statement: Minister Motshekga must amend Norms as court ordered, make infrastructure docs public, effect intergovt cooperation

12 March 2019 Equal Education media statement: Minister Angie Motshekga must now amend Norms and Standards as court ordered, make school infrastructure documents public, and effect intergovernmental cooperation On 29 November 2016 it became illegal for any school to be without proper sanitation. The Norms and Standards law, promulgated three years earlier, states: “Plain pit

Equal Education summary of Andrews report – independent Andrews Enquiry

A summary of the report of the Equal Education appointed Panel to investigate allegations against Tshepo Motsepe, and any new evidence and/or allegations against Tshepo Motsepe that emerge during the process of this enquiry. This document does not contain the views of Equal Education. It is merely a summary of the Panel’s report and is not a

Equal Education summary of Satchwell/Langa Report – independent Satchwell Enquiry

A summary of the report of the Equal Education appointed Panel of Enquiry to investigate allegations against Doron Isaacs and others, and review the proceedings and outcome of the Equal Education Human Resources SubCommittee Hearing of 2011. This summary does not contain the views of Equal Education. It is merely a summary of the Panel’s report

Equal Education summary of Manjoo Report – independent Satchwell Enquiry

A summary of the report of the Equal Education appointed Panel of Enquiry to investigate allegations against Doron Isaacs and others, and review the proceedings and outcome of the Equal Education Human Resources SubCommittee Hearing of 2011, compiled by Professor Rashida Manjoo, 10 December 2018. This summary does not contain the views of Equal Education.

Equal Education closes the Satchwell Enquiry, continues to learn and commits to extensive organisational review to build a better Equal Education

11 December 2018 EE response to Satchwell/Langa and Manjoo reports: EE closes the Satchwell Enquiry, continues to learn and commits to extensive organisational review to build a better EE The National Council (NC) of Equal Education (EE) established an independent enquiry to investigate and make findings on serious allegations, including sexual harassment and intimidation, raised