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One day workshop on "Movement Lawyering and the Right to Education"
The Centre for Law and Society is partnering with the Equal Education Law Centre to offer a one day workshop on ‘Movement Lawyering and the Right to Education’ to UCT law students. DEADLINE EXTENDED: 21 September 2017
CLS Events - the year thus far....
Since the start of 2017 CLS has convened and hosted a number of events covering a wide range of topics under the law and society umbrella. These include our With(Out) Law series, Thought Leader Encounters and our Woman's Month events.
SocioLegal Studies Early Career Workshop 2017
From 17-19 August 2017, CLS at UCT, hosted the inaugural Sociolegal Studies Early Career Workshop. This was an intensive writing workshop which saw a small and promising group of draft papers from advanced postgraduates or recent PhD's, receive...
CLS Blogspot
This blog aims to be a platform for dialogues, confrontations and conversations that foreground critical sociolegal issues and experiences. We seek to encourage mutual learning and self-reflection and welcome a diversity of voices and perspectives.
CLS WELCOMES TWO NEW STAFF MEMBERS!!
The Centre for Law and Society recently welcomed Vitima Jere and Nolundi Luwaya to the CLS team. Vitima (left), a full-time staff member since early 2017, will be co-ordinating all the Centre’s Hub-related activities and events. Nolundi joins the...
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The Centre for Law and Society (CLS) is an innovative multi-disciplinary centre in the Faculty of Law where scholars, students and activists engage critically with, and work together on, the challenges facing contemporary South Africa at the intersection of law and society.

Through engaged research, critical teaching and robust exchange, CLS aims to shape a new generation of scholars, practitioners and activists, and to build the field of relevant legal theory, scholarship and practice, that is responsive to our context in South Africa and Africa.

The Centre provides an interactive space to collaborate on solutions to pressing social injustices, and incubates people, ideas and projects to promote justice.

Upcoming events ....

The Centre for Law and Society is partnering with the Equal Education Law Centre to offer a one day workshop on ‘Movement Lawyering and the Right to Education’ to law students in their 2nd, 3rd and 4th year of study.  Click the image below for more information and how to apply.