CONSTITUTIONAL COMMENTARY AND EVENTS

ARTICLES AND STATEMENTS

THE CRADOCK FOUR

THE CRADOCK FOUR The following is an analysis of FW de Klerk’s recollections of the “Cradock Four” incident. First, it is important to understand how

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SUBMISSIONS

ARTICLE: INTERNATIONAL DAY OF FRIENDSHIP 2013: A CULTURE OF PEACE

friendship dayThis year ­‐ on 30 July -­ we celebrate International Day of Friendship. The day is based not only on the recognition of friendship in the general sense but also the relevance and importance that friendship is something more and noble, and embodies a valuable sentiment in the lives of human beings around the world.

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SPEECHES

EVENTS

STATEMENT ON THE TAXI STRIKE IN THE WESTERN CAPE

The FW de Klerk Foundation strongly condemns the intimidation of people, the damage of property and the general violence associated with the current taxi strike in the Western Cape, led by the South African National Taxi Council (Santaco). The Foundation urges all parties involved to resolve the dispute in a constructive manner, abstain from any further acts of violence and respect the Rule of Law.

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BRIDGING THE GENDER GAP THIS WOMEN’S DAY

According to the Global Gender Gap Report 2023, South Africa stood unchanged from its 20th position in the world in terms of gender equality. The report noted that South Africa had “closed more than 70% of the overall gender gap”, but that it would “take 102 years to close the gender gap”.

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CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES