Joint Statement April 21, 2021
JDI-SA stands with allied organizations in calling for accountability and an end to queerphobia.
Press Release February 5, 2021
In a statement, JDI-SA welcomes the South African government’s plan to prioritise vaccination of incarcerated people against Covid-19.
New Frame September 16, 2020
JDI-SA Co-Director Prince Nare provides commentary for an article on how the pandemic is affecting the health and human rights of the people in South Africa's prisons.
GroundUp May 26, 2020
In a GroundUp op-ed, JDI-SA's Doreen Gaura and Sasha Gear praise the government's decision to release prisoners — and argue that more must be done to protect those who are still locked up.
Press Release May 22, 2020
The Government Takes a Key Step to Reduce Prison Overcrowding — but More is Required to Protect Inmates from COVID-19
In a statement, JDI-SA applauds the government's plan to release low-risk inmates in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 in prison.