SECTION27: Making Rights Real

Watch a new documentary about law and social justice SECTION27, which was...


Groundbreaking Ugandan case that challenges the state's failure to protect maternal health

On the 27th of May 2011 the Centre for Health Human Rights and Development...


Local government must be fixed for services to be delivered

Auditor-General’s findings on 2009/10 municipal audit outcomes highlight...


The Right to an ‘adequate’ and ‘equal’ education in South Africa

An analysis of s. 29(1)(a) of the South African Constitution and the right to...


Health and justice activists gather to debate strategies to achieve the Right to Health

SECTION27 hosts groundbreaking Southern African Regional Activist Dialogue...


SECTION27 to host regional activist dialogue on Right to Health

SECTION27 to host groundbreaking Southern African Regional Activist Dialogue on...


Proposed EU economic partnership raises concerns about medicines access

After stalling for some time, negotiations for an economic partnership agreement...


A bold, courageous move on HIV testing

  The following opinion piece by SECTION27 Senior Researcher Jonathan...


Millions call for freedom for Chinese HIV/AIDS activist Tian Xi

Yesterday, March 1st 2011, the attached memorandum was sent to the highest...


Open letter calling for the immediate release of human rights and AIDS activist Tian Xi

ATTENTION: Mr Hu Jintao, President of the People’s Republic of China Mr Wen...


Submission on the Draft Regulations to the Social Assistance Act, 2011

On 14 February 2011, SECTION27 made a written submission on the Department of...


Judgment reserved in alleged unfair dismissal case (Gary Shane Allpass v Mooikloof Estates)

On December 2nd 2010 judge Urmila Bhoola of the Labour Court reserved judgment...


Joint Action and Learning Initiative on National and Global Responsibilities for Health

Joint Action and Learning Initiative on National and Global Responsibilities for...


Press Release: After the public sector workers' strike

TAC and SECTION27 call on government and unions to find an urgent solution to...


A Week into the Public Sector Strike

We Demand Political Leadership and Engagement from the Highest Level of...