March 29, 2016

Resources

The LRC Protest Info. Resources section provides you with up-to-date legal resources on protest from the domestic, regional, and international levels.

RESOURCES FOR ACTIVISTS

 

RECENTLY RELEASED REPORTS AND FACTSHEETS

 

LEGISLATION, CASE LAW, AND NATIONAL INSTRUCTIONS / STANDING ORDERS

 

AFRICAN COMMISSION AND UNITED NATIONS TREATIES, GENERAL COMMENTS, AND RESOLUTIONS

 

CROWD-CONTROL WEAPONS AND THEIR IMPACT ON HEALTH

 

INFOGRAPHICS ON CROWD-CONTROL WEAPONS

 

FACTSHEETS ON CROWD-CONTROL WEAPONS

 

RESOURCES FOLDERS (click on the + to open each folder)

 

LATEST UPLOADS

NameSizeHits
UNHCR - Civil Society Guide for the Proper Management of Assemblies (2017)6.3 MiB360
Mpumalanga Law Society - What Are My Rights When I'm Arrested1.2 MiB728
Right2Know - Right to Protest Guidebook 20152.8 MiB149
Right2Know - Right To Take Photos (Information Cards)267.2 KiB91
Right2Know - Right To Take Photos (Booklet)635.4 KiB123
[PAIA Disclosure | SAHA] Designated Authorised Members (Gauteng) (26 August 2016)137.8 KiB287
SATAWU V Garvas And Others [2012] ZACC 13338.2 KiB240
[PAIA Disclosure | SAHA] Equipment Used By South Africa's Public Order Police (26 August 2016)262.7 KiB225
INCLO - Lethal In Disguise Report (2016)4.5 MiB353
[PAIA Disclosure | SAHA] EMPD CCTV Surveillance Policy And Code Of Practice (26 August 2016)95.0 KiB125
[PAIA Disclosure | SAHA] Code Of Ethics For All EMPD Members (26 August 2016)182.7 KiB455
[PAIA Disclosure | SAHA] EMPD Firearm Policy (26 August 2016)72.2 KiB133
CCWs - Fact Sheet - Water Cannons354.5 KiB140
CCWs - Fact Sheet - KIPs2.2 MiB122
CCWs - Fact Sheet - Disorientation Devices479.2 KiB105
CCWs - Fact Sheet - Directed Energy Devices342.2 KiB97
CCWs - Fact Sheet - Chemical Irritants2.2 MiB101
CCWs - Fact Sheet - Acoustic Weapons385.6 KiB65
UNSR - Factsheet on the Proper Management of Assemblies (2016)88.1 KiB58
Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality Notice44.5 KiB56
City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality Notice122.9 KiB74
City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality Notice120.4 KiB128
Independent Police Investigative Directorate Act 1 of 2011248.0 KiB154
Dangerous Weapons Act 15 Of 2013141.9 KiB123
Regulation Of Gatherings Act 205 of 1993308.1 KiB236
Thaba Chweu Local Municipality66.8 KiB99
Govan Mbeki Local Municipality Notice52.5 KiB52
Tlokwe (Potchefstroom) Local Municipality Notice138.8 KiB129
UNHRC Resolution HRC.31 L.21 On FOAA (2016)240.7 KiB95
UNHRC Resolution 25.38 On FOAA (2014)53.8 KiB87
ACHPR Resolution 319 On Drafting Guidelines On FOAA309.9 KiB132
COE - Urgent Need to Prevent Human Rights Violations During Peaceful Protests (2016)415.5 KiB99
UNHRC - Report on the use of information and communications technologies to secure the right to life (2015)520.2 KiB116
ACHPR - Report Of The Study Group On Freedom Of Association And Assembly In Africa (2014)1.0 MiB103
INCLO - Take Back The Streets (2013)9.5 MiB209
UNSR - Report On The Proper Management Of Assemblies (2016)124.6 KiB140
National Instruction 4 Of 2014 - Public Order Police (Crowd Management During Public Gatherings And Demonstrations)6.9 MiB2452
Standing Order 262 - Crowd Management During Gatherings And Demonstrations (2004)75.7 KiB611
Standing Order 156 - Media Communication In The SAPS (2003)158.1 KiB137
UN - International Covenant On Civil And Political Rights (1966)248.0 KiB80
UN - Universal Declaration Of Human Rights (1948)115.5 KiB120
UNHRC - General Comment No 34 (2011)208.2 KiB123
Rhodes University Notice107.2 KiB98
George Notice156.6 KiB169
Langeberg Local Municipality Notice160.3 KiB400
City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Notice107.0 KiB155

 

Yotam Ronen / Active Stills

Yotam Ronen / Active Stills