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    4th Annual National Conference on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

    On 20 August 2017, Prof Jaap de Visser delivered a keynote address at the above conference, convened at Makarere University in Kampala, Uganda. His address dealt with the role of local government in realising socio-economic rights.

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