TuksSport: 'Introvert' UP law student finds freedom on the judo mat
Posted on January 15, 2020
University of Pretoria (UP) law student Khanya Thamae describes himself as introverted, but the moment he steps onto a judo mat, everything changes.
Director Eddie Hanekom of the UP Law Clinic part of winning skydiving team
Posted on October 02, 2019
The director of the UP Law Clinic, Eddie Hanekom, recently participated in a skydiving competition, hosted by the local Skydiving club Skydive Pretoria, at Wonderboom National Airport.
Run at UP – Law lecturer Dr Llewelyn Curlewis successfully completes 25th Comrades Marathon
Posted on July 09, 2019
The Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria (UP) congratulates senior lecturer Dr Llewelyn Curlewis in the Department of Procedural Law on completing his 25th Comrades Marathon on 9 June 2019 in seven hours, 45 minutes. There is reason to believe that he is the first UP athlete who has...
Centre for Human Rights supports campaign against IAAF regulations against hyper-androgenic women
Posted on March 01, 2019
The Centre for Human Rights (the Centre), University of Pretoria, fully supports the campaign by the South African Department of Sports and Recreation, against the enforcement of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) regulations against hyper-androgenic women in sports.
Civil Society Organisations round-table forum on Civil Society Experiences on working with the African Union
Posted on October 29, 2018
The Democracy and Transparency Unit of the Centre hosted an East African Civil Society round-table forum in Kigali, Rwanda at the sidelines of a session of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP).
Conference on 'Eligibility to participate in women's sport'
Posted on October 12, 2018
Sport and Recreation South Africa, in collaboration with the Department of Private Law and the Centre for Sports Law in Africa in the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria cordially invite interested parties to a conference on 'Eligibility to participate in women's sport' from 11 to 12 October...
Prof Steve Cornelius appointed as member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal
Posted on November 30, 2017
Prof Steve Cornelius, Head of the Department of Private Law in the Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria, has been appointed by the Council of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) as a member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.
Capacity Building for Senior Government Officials of the African Union on Disability Mainstreaming, Coordination and Financing
Posted on September 29, 2017
The Disability Rights Unit at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, conducted a training course on disability mainstreaming, coordination, financing and implementation for senior government officials of the Africa Union member states and focal persons from the African Union...