Organizational Structure

In addressing inequality and consolidating national cohesion and unity under Agenda No. 4, the National Dialogue and Reconciliation process paved the way for the drafting and presentation to parliament of the Ethnic and Race Relations Bill in November 2008.

On enactment, this bill became the National Cohesion and Integration Act No. 12 of 2008 that established the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC), mandated to promote harmony, peaceful co-existence and national integration.

However, much as the title changed, the body of the law addresses itself to matters of ethnic, racial and religious discrimination and victimization.

This Act stipulates that the Commission shall consist of:

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