Lawyers for Human Rights

Established in 1979, Lawyers for Human Rights aims to promote and protect human rights and to strengthen democracy in South Africa. With a view to supporting vulnerable, marginalised and indigent people and communities, the organisation provides pro bono legal advice, conducts strategic litigation, and undertakes research, advocacy and trainings. Specifically, it focuses on six programme areas: statelessness, refugee and migrant rights; penal reform; land and housing; environmental rights; gender equality; and strategic litigation.

Grant History

SRT has supported Lawyers for Human Rights between 2008-2018 and from 2020.
Total funds received to date: £1,155,000
Current grant: £15,000 over one year
Grant start: 1 May 2020

Located in South Africa
Working in South Africa