Yolisa Piliso

  • Attorney, Equal Education Law Centre
  • University of the Western Cape, LLM


Yolisa Piliso is an activist lawyer for human rights, with a specific focus on education rights. Yolisa is a member of the youth advisory council for the Kingdom of the Netherlands and completed his practical vocational training at the Equal Education Law Centre. He believes the right to education is worth protecting for children. Yolisa also appreciates the indivisible nature of constitutional rights, and that is part of the reason he intends to pursue his LLM in Human Rights Protection. Yolisa hopes to be one of the key contributors to the academia of human rights and will continue to be an advocate for children’s rights.