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. These include:
Abigail Dawson and Muluti Phiri are attending an urgent task team meeting regarding xenophobia hosted by Foundation For Human Rights.
Muluti Phiri , advocacy officer in collaboration with Lawyers For Human Rights (LHR) will be hosting a community dialogue in Orange Farm discussing matters relating to xenophobia, migration and documentation.
CoRMSA is a member of the reference team for joint research project by African Centre For Migration and Society (ACMS) and International Organisation for Migration (IOM) looking at Migration and Disability. Abigail Dawson will be attending the inception meeting.
CoRMSA will be attending the Ruth First Memorial Lecture at the University of Witswaterand where Achille Mbembe will deliver the lecture titled: Migrancy and Populism: Is our politics normalising the language of xenophobia
The CoRMSA Team will be attending and participating at Open Society Foundations South Africa (OSF-SA) meeting on xenophobic violence