Jackie Dugard

Jackie Dugard is an associate professor at the school of law, University of the Witwatersrand, where she teaches property law. She was the co-founder and first director of the Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (SERI) and has published widely on the role of law and the courts in social change.

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Closing the doors of justice? The South African Constitutional Court’s approach to direct access

May 25, 2015
By: Jackie Dugard

Legal interventions can help improve poverty and inequality, but in South Africa the poor don’t have sufficient access to courts.