Today we had Cecyl Esau on the line speaking to us about the IJR, what its all about and also answering a few of our questions!
Here is some information on the IJR
The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation was launched in 2000 in the aftermath of South Africa´s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The aim was to ensure that lessons learnt from South Africa´s transition from apartheid to democracy were taken into account as the nation moved ahead. Today, the Institute helps to build fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa through carefully selected engagements and interventions
To find out more about them check out their website here or their Facebook here
We also be uploading our interview with Cecyl on our soundcloud so make sure to keep your eyes on the blog for when it goes up, it was definitely an eye opening and knowledge filled experience.