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HELEN SUZMAN FOUNDATION RAID

NGO STATEMENT ON HELEN SUZMAN FOUNDATION RAID 22 March 2016 On Sunday afternoon the Helen Suzman Foundation (HSF) offices in Parktown, Johannesburg were the target of a military-style raid. Those conducting the raid clearly knew what they were looking for:…

SECTION27 urges KZNDoE to take action on disabled school reports

SECTION27 notes with concern media reports this week containing allegations about the living conditions and treatment of children with disabilities at Sisizakele Special School in the Umkhanyakude District of rural northern KwaZulu-Natal. Quoting teachers and learners at the school, the…

SECTION27 welcomes food sector inquiry

SECTION27 welcomes the Competition Commission’s decision to launch a market inquiry into the Grocery Retail Sector. This decision follows years of focus on the part of the Commission on markets relating to food and a number of important findings on,…

Civil society march against corruption

Civil society and labour join forces to fight corruption and issue appeal for inclusive coalition to reject all corruption Massive marches planned to the union buildings and parliament on Wednesday 19 August   On 27 May 2015 President Jacob Zuma misused…