UN REPORT STRENGTHENS CASE FOR PATENT LAW REFORM IN SA AND OTHER DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

–        We urge all governments to urgently adopt and act on UN...


HOSPITAL NIGHTMARE IN FREE STATE: TAC CALLS ON PRESIDENT TO INTERVENE

QWAQWA, 14th SEPTEMBER 2016: The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27...


Our week ahead September 12 - 16 September

Monday 12th: SECTION27 mobiliser Solanga Milambo will attend a Treatment Action...


Our week ahead: 5 - 9 September 2016

As we continue in the fight for Social Justice, we remember our comrade Godfrey...


SECTION27 SUBMISSION ON THE TAXATION OF SUGAR SWEETENED BEVERAGES POLICY PAPER

As is clear from our endorsement of the open letter to National Treasury from...


Our Week Ahead 22 - 26 August 2016

Monday 22 Aug: Catch Silomo Khumalo, legal researcher at SECTION27 on SABC...


Our Week Ahead: 15 - 19 August 2016

This week, SECTION27 Remembers Marikana. We Remember 16 August 2012 when the...


Too many children left behind: Exclusion in the South African Inclusive Education System

Children with extremely severe intellectual disabilities must be properly...


A LETTER BY THE WOMEN OF SECTION27

9 AUGUST 2016 – Women’s Day 2016 calls for reflection, for quiet...


#BOPHELOHOUSE94 BACK IN COURT TO APPEAL CONVICTIONS

BLOEMFONTEIN, 8th AUGUST 2016: Today the #BopheloHouse94 are appearing in...


Civil Society, Human Rights Activists Condemn Ugandan Police Attack on Lawful LGBTI Pride Celebration

SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign join Health Gap and other civil...


New IP consultative framework for SA: three years’ delay is three too many

Cabinet recently approved a new Intellectual Property (IP) Consultative...


Our week ahead: 1 - 8 August 2016

1 August  The Education and Communications team will meet with the National...


Our week ahead: 04 July – 11 July

Preparing for the International AIDS Conference in Durban In two weeks, the...


Working collectively makes civil society stronger

The National Health Assembly, held at the University of the Western Cape from 24...


Bongani Nkala & others v Harmony Gold & others

The judgment in six applications for leave to appeal was handed down on 24...


Our Week Ahead 27 June - 01 July 2016

27 June to 01 July 2016 Monday 27 June: SECTION27 welcomes one of two new SLSJ...


Emergency Medical Services - ECHCAC analysis of ECDoH response to Commission

On 14 June 2016, the Eastern Cape Health Action Crisis Coalition wrote to the...


BopheloHouse94 Appeal 20 June 2016

The Facts The Free State health care system, under MEC Benny Malakoane’s...