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Academic recognition for DOI researchers
Author: Keathela
Published: Nov 26, 2020

We are delighted to announce that three of our researchers received academic accolades that bear testimony to the high quality of research conducted at the Institute.

Observing the October 2020 general elections in the United Republic of Tanzania
Author: Keathela
Published: Nov 12, 2020

In keeping with the objects of the Dullah Omar Institute (DOI) to promote respect for democracy, constitutionalism and the rule of law in Africa, the 2020 general elections in Tanzania presented a unique opportunity to observe whether these principles were practically implemented in the election processes.

DOI POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOW RECEIVES AWARD
Author: Keathela
Published: Oct 13, 2020

Dr Michelle R. Maziwisa, a postdoctoral research fellow at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, under the South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) in Multilevel Government, Law and Development, has been named the recipient of the 2020 Ronald Watts Young Researcher Award.

DOI's 2019 Annual Report
Author: Dullah Omar Institute
Published: Oct 05, 2020

Find out what activities the Africa Criminal Justice Reform, Applied Constitutional Studies Laboratory, Children’s Rights Project, Socio-Economic Rights Project, Womxn and Democracy Initiative, as well as the South African Research Chair in Multilevel Government, Law and Development have been involved in last year and over the past five years

Webinar on Student Hunger and Covid-19: Stakeholders roles in realising the right to food of vulnerable groups [1 October 2020]
Author: Keathela
Published: Sep 28, 2020

The Socio-Economic Rights Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, invites you to its second webinar in a series on ‘Student Hunger and COVID-19’. This series is organised by the Access to Food for Students Project at the Dullah Omar Institute, in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence in Food Security. It seeks to address food insecurity in tertiary institutions nationwide through research and advocacy.