About Us

The Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (SERI) is a non-profit human rights organisation. We work with communities, social movements, individuals and other non-profit organisations in South Africa and beyond to develop and implement strategies to challenge inequality and realise socio-economic rights.

SERI’s conviction is that it is the people who are on the receiving end of poverty and inequality who are best placed to devise and implement strategies to challenge them. We provide legal advice and representation, research services and advocacy support to our clients and partners. We act to protect and expand the political spaces in which individuals and communities organise and press for social change.

Read the latest SERI newsletter published in May 2016 here.

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SERI_RightsSA RT @GroundUp_News: Abattoir workers win unfair dismissal case on appeal. https://t.co/uP4QD1AYo5 @SERI_RightsSA
SERI_RightsSA Robertson Abattoir must now answer for and explain the dismissal of 39 workers | https://t.co/8rv1ZhB1qj #FairLabour https://t.co/3uRmgEa6Dn
SERI_RightsSA [PRESS STATEMENT] WESTERN CAPE FARM WORKERS VICTORIOUS IN LABOUR APPEAL COURT | https://t.co/8rv1ZhB1qj https://t.co/4bxTSyf9xV
SERI_RightsSA [LITIGATION UPDATE] Dladla will be heard in the @ConCourtSA on 16 Feb 2017. Read more here | https://t.co/czb9xZadym https://t.co/yJRjo1Pwhi
SERI_RightsSA RT @PresidencyZA: Consultations still taking place on university fee increase https://t.co/HwxPymmW63