Monthly Archives: May 2013

School Furniture Backlogs

The Department of Basic Education(“DBE”) provided SECTION27 with a plan to address the school furniture backlog in the province on 15 December 2012. The plan was submitted following a meeting between SECTION27 and the DBE (including the Deputy Minister) and…

Joint Letter to the 66th World Health Assembly

SECTION27, along with 43 other organisations and 10 individuals, including John Sulston, joint winner of the 2002 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine signed a letter expressing concern over the current resolution contained in A66/23 on CEWG follow up. Read…

VILLAGE CLINIC PATIENTS STILL RECEIVING HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN TENTS

Every month, Lusikisiki Village Clinic serves up to 8,500 people in the OR Tambo District of the Eastern Cape. At the beginning of 2013, the Eastern Cape Department of Health moved the clinic from a building in central Lusikisiki to a plot of dirt on the outskirts of town.