To assist scholars, researchers, practitioners, students, activists, policy-makers and -shapers, and the general public, we are curating a regularly updated body of research and other materials. These range from leading-edge journal articles to media reports, legislation, international treaties, and more. Think of our Resources section as the Teacher's Choice -- our Recommended Reading list for understanding children's rights and family in the African context.
Dullah Omar Institute (2020). Video interview with Julia Sloth-Nielsen.
Prof Sloth-Nielsen of UWC Law Faculty played a key role in the development of transformative children's rights legislation in South Africa. At the time a member of staff of the then Community Law Centre, today the Dullah Omar Institute (DOI), she speaks about the 15 years of law reform that eventuated in the Child Justice Act and Children’s Act.