Professor Ian Taylor

Published: 6 Oct 2016

Ian Taylor is a Professor in International Relations and African Politics at the University of St Andrews, Scotland. He has worked for institutions such as the UNHCR, and has published extensively on Botswana- both academically and for consultancy reports. His work includes themes such as politics, democracy, development, conflict and sustainability.

University of Botswana (UB) Legal Clinic

Published: 5 Oct 2016

The department of law at the University of Botswana runs a Legal Clinic in addition to teaching courses in the subject of refugee law. The services of the Legal Clinic are primarily available to members of the public who cannot afford private legal support. Some members of the Department are engaged in research on human…

Botswana Red Cross Society

Published: 5 Oct 2016

The role of the Botswana Red Cross Society is to identify, prevent and alleviate human suffering and foster human dignity in all communities. The refugee psycho-social support arm of the Botswana Red Cross Society is a joint project between UNHCR and Botswana Red Cross Society. The psycho-social support services are provided by the Red Cross…


Published: 5 Oct 2016

As an advocacy organisation, Ditshwanelo is involved in the promotion and protection of human rights in Botswana. In line with this role it seeks to work for human dignity and equality irrespective of an individual’s gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status or political conviction. The organisation seeks to educate, research, counsel and mediate on…