Conference Programme

2 June 2019

Arrival and dinner

Programme Director: DM Thulare (JOASA President)

Welcoming of guests: Hlophe JP (Judge President of the High Court, Western Cape Province)

Guest Speaker: Dr.  Somadoda Fikeni (Political Analyst in the Republic of South Africa)

Main Address: TBC

3 JUNE 2019

8h30 – 9h00                        Registration

09h00 -09h15                     Programme Director: Daniel Thulare

09h15 – 09h45                   Welcoming Address: Mogoeng CJ (Chief Justice of the Republic of South Africa (awaiting confirmation)

09h45 –10h10                    Message of support: IAJ President

10h10-10h20                      Head of Judicial Matters at the Pan African Parliament (awaiting confirmation)

10h20 – 10h30                  Dr. Arne Wulff, Director,  Konrad Adenauer Stiftung’s  Rule of Law Program for  Sub-Saharan Africa   

10h30– 11h00                    TEA AND GROUP PHOTO

11h00 – 11h45                   Opening Address: Djamel Aidouni (President of the Africa Regional Group of the IAJ)

Programme Director :  ARG President, Aidouni Djamel

11h30 – 12h30                  Meeting of the African Group of the IAJ (on the Agenda to be sent by the AG President)

12h30 – 13h30                  LUNCH

13h30 – 15h30                  Meeting of the African Group of the IAJ (on the Agenda to be sent by the AG President)

15h30 – 15h45                  TEA

15h45 – 17h00                   Meeting of the African Group of the IAJ (on the Agenda to be sent by the AG President)

19h00   DINNER

4 JUNE 2019

09h00 – 09h15                  Recap of Day one

09h15 – 10h30                    International conference on the theme and subthemes:

Safeguarding the independence and conditions of service of judicial officers

Country reports

10h30- 10h45                    TEA

10h45 -12h30                    Country reports continued

12h30 – 13h30                  LUNCH

13h30- 15h30                    Discussions/proposals for approaching the problems

15h30 – 15h45                  TEA

16h00                                   Closed session

19H00                                   DINNER

5 JUNE 2019

09H00 – 16h00                  EXCURSION

19h00                                   Dinner and closing ceremony

Programme Director: DM Thulare (President of JOASA)

Lexis Nexis Africa

DGRU on their activities in South Africa and Africa

Mayor of Cape Town

6 JUNE

DEPARTURE