Rashida Manjoo
Glasgow to honour legal expert on women's rights
Public Law's Rashida Manjoo is to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in November this year for her work on human rights and social justice.
Where SA law stands on 'naming and shaming'
Naming and shaming is a common tactic among activists, lobby groups and the media. The practice is under the microscope again after a list containing the names of 11 alleged rapists was released at Rhodes University.
UN experts with police at the Lookout Hill in Khayelitsha
UCT hosts UN expert group on city safety
Forty experts in urban safety recently gathered in Cape Town to discuss a draft guide to ensure safer cities in a globalised world.
Pierre de Vos at  St Anne’s Diocesan College
Constitutional truths brought home to KZN learners
Public Law’s Pierre de Vos recently addressed 250 learners from a KZN school as part of the school’s Awareness Week programme, an initiative for the learners organised by the learners.
Caro book launch
Focussing the public interest lens on IP law in Africa
Law Professor Caroline Ncube discussed her first solo book project with colleague Ada Ordor at its recent launch. Ncube described her contribution to the field of intellectual property as “public interest based discussion on Africa from Africa”.


Monday, 26 June 2017
Law Faculty PhD trio
Faculty trio receive PhDs

Three law faculty members got their PhDs at the recent law graduation ceremony. They shared the highs and lows of doing their doctoral dissertations.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 16:00
Professor Caroline Ncube
New law professor on reaching the top

A new addition to the UCT professoriate, Prof Caroline Ncube, reflects on her 15-year journey to the top.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 09:30
Dean Penelope Andrews with Justice Kate O'Regan and her children.
From the Dean's Desk

I thoroughly enjoyed my first graduation at UCT and found the class of 2015 to be an inspirational and dynamic group of young people who, I’m sure, will make a difference wherever they might find themselves.

Publication Date:
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 16:00
Lise Bosman with UCT students at ICCA Congress
Law students explore the world of international arbitration

Two law students recently got exposure to the world of international arbitration. The experience was not only broadened their horizons, but also enriched them academically and personally.

Publication Date:
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 15:45