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Jurisprudence participates in the Feast of the Clowns
Isolde de Villiers
Gelaai op 27 Sep 2012
The Feast of the Clowns has been part of the City of Tshwane’s calendar since 2000. What started out as a small street festival, has now established itself as the only annual festival in the inner city combining celebration and social justice.
TuksHockey's 2012 Coaching Clinic
Gelaai op 16 Jan 2012
TuksHockey would hereby like to extend a preferential invitation to schools to attend the TuksHockey 2012 Coaching Clinic being held at the University of Pretoria Sports Campus (LC de Villiers sports grounds) on the following dates:
Tanzanian minister proud father of UP graduates
Gelaai op 05 Sep 2013
“I wanted to educate my children in Africa, but I also wanted to send them to a world-class university. That is why they attended the University of Pretoria.” This is the sentiments of Prof Jumanne Maghembe, Tanzanian Minister of Water, when he attended the first of the University’s Spring Graduation Ceremonies for 2013 on Wednesday. The minister and his wife proudly witnessed their son, Ngwaru Maghembe receive his doctorate (LLD) in Mercantile law. Another of their children, Ms Namvumo Maghembe, a UP graduate in International Relations, also attended.
International Justice: Are courts helpful?
Gelaai op 05 Sep 2013
Prof John Dugard is an Extraordinary Professor of International Law at the University of Pretoria, and an ad hoc Judge at the International Court of Justice. He delivered a lecture with special reference to the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court on the occasion marking the 100th Anniversary of the Peace Palace, home of the International Court of Justice:
Law academics and aspiring lawyers from the African continent convene for 22nd African Human Rights Moot Court Competition
Gelaai op 04 Sep 2013
The 22nd African Human Rights Moot Court Competition, coordinated and organised by the Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, and hosted by the University of the Western Cape marks not only the 22nd year of this competition, but also the twentieth year since the creation and implementation of South Africa’s interim constitution.
Workshop on state reporting under the African Women's Rights Protocol
Gelaai op 02 Sep 2013
The Gender Unit at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria organised a 3-day workshop from 21 - 23 August in Dakar, Senegal on state reporting on the African Women's Rights Protocol in collaboration with the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Women in Africa, Commissioner Soyata Maiga.
UP student leaders learn from business guru
Gelaai op 15 Aug 2013
Five student leaders from the University of Pretoria recently had the privilege to spend time with famous businessman, leader and author, Brand Pretorius.
Mr Pretorius has held numerous prominent leadership positions, including that of Managing Director and CEO of Toyota South Africa and the McCarthy group. His leadership is widely seen as having been instrumental in past success of both of these groups.
Death knell for capital punishment in Africa
Prof Christof Heyns
Gelaai op 13 Aug 2013
The Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa in the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, recently hosted a meeting to draft an international protocol aimed at bringing an end to the death penalty in Africa.
The meeting was called by the Working Group on the Death Penalty of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, in collaboration with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extra-judicial, Summary and Arbitrary Executions, Prof Christof Heyns.
Prof Marietjie Potgieter wins a National Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award for 2011
Gelaai op 15 Nov 2011
The National Excellence in Teaching and Learning Awards Selection Committee have announced that Prof Marietjie Potgieter of the Chemistry Department of the University of Pretoria has been selected as a recipient of a commendation award.