Press Statement: Youth Day 2019

Press Statement  For immediate Release:                                                                                                                                                            16 June 2019. “Refugee and Migrant Youth Are Youth Too – Says CoRMSA”  June 16this South Africa’s Youth Day in commemoration of the 1976 Soweto Youth uprising. On this day, thousands of students from Soweto protested in defiance to Bantu Education, which institutionalised Afrikaans as a medium of instruction

Press Statement: Mr President: Condemn Xenophobic Violence in Durban Kwa-Zulu Natal  – It is Your Fault.

Press Statement                                                                                                                                                   28 March 2019. For Immediate release: Mr President: Condemn Xenophobic Violence in Durban Kwa-Zulu Natal  – It is Your Fault. On the 25thMarch 2019 the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development launched the National Action Plan (NAP) to Combat Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerances. This comprehensive policy document provides measures

04 February – 10 February 2019 This week CoRMSA and its member organisations are organising and apart of various activities and events in forwarding our mandate to promote and protect the human rights of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers in South Africa. 06 January 2019 Abigail Dawson will be attending the launch of the Hub

Press Statement: International Migrants Day

Press Release: For Immediate release:                                                                                                                            18 December 2018 #WithDignity: CoRMSA celebrates the dignity and achievement of migrants in South Africa. December 18th marks International Migrants Day. This day is  celebrated annually since 2000 in commemorating the adoption of the international convention on the protection of the rights of all migrant workers and members of their families

10th-16th December 2018 This week CoRMSA and its member organisations are organizing and apart of various activities and events in forwarding our mandate to promote and protect the human rights of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers in South Africa. 10th December 10th of December is International Human Rights Day. Read CoRMSA Press Statement here. The

26th-30th November 2018 This week CoRMSA and its member organisations are organizing and apart of various activities and events in forwarding our mandate to promote and protect the human rights of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers in South Africa. 27th November Abigail Dawson will be participating in a social dialogue on access to health care