+ In the Media

Historic silicosis and TB judgment

Johannesburg, May 13 2016: The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and SECTION27 welcome the judgment handed down by Deputy Judge President Mojapelo today in the South Gauteng High Court in the case of Bongani Nkala and 68 Others v Harmony Gold…

Radiologists ask panel for help on pricing

The Health Market Inquiry panel has its work cut out to determine the true state of pricing in the private healthcare sector. This week’s public hearings concluded with submissions from the Radiological Society of South Africa (RSSA) and Mediscor PBM….

SECTION27 is hiring!

SECTION27 seeks a dynamic and driven candidate to work as an attorney in the organisation’s education team. Passion for social justice, law and education are necessary. Candidates should have at least five years post admission experience. The position is full…

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:…

Silence on basic education

SECTION27 is concerned by the deafening silence in respect of basic education in President Zuma’s state of the nation address (SONA) on Thursday 11 February 2016.  Basic education constitutes the largest portion of planned government expenditure at 16.7 percent and…