Our Week Ahead 16 - 20 October

“The true focus of revolutionary change is never merely the oppressive...


Media statement: SECTION27 comment on Life Esidimeni Arbitration Dispute Resolution process

Johannesburg, 11 October 2017 – The Life Esidimeni Arbitration Dispute...


STATEMENT BY THE LIFE ESIDIMENI FAMILY COMMITTEE

The Life Esidimeni 94+’s search for restorative justice Today (Monday 9...


Justice for the Life Esidimeni 94+

JOHANNESBURG, 6 October 2017 – It is almost two years to the day since the...


Regulations on Notifiable Medical Conditions are woefully overdue

05 October 2017 On 30 June 2017, nine years after the first draft of the...


Sasha Stevens speaks on "The role of civil society in mental health"

Annual U21 Health Sciences Meeting at the University of Johannesburg, 21...


Sexual violence and corporal punishment in schools

In the past few days, we have read reports of sexual violence and corporal...


Faranaaz Veriava discusses the Basic Education Handbook on Radio Today!

SECTION27 Senior Researcher and Legal Counsel Faranaaz Veriava recently sat down...


Search for new Executive Director of SECTION27

Mark Heywood, Executive Director of SECTION27, intends to step down from this...


TAC is back!

TAC is back! TAC National Congress demands new focus and energy in struggle for...


TAC's 6th National Congress begins

A speech made by TAC National Chairperson Nkhensani Mavasa at the opening of...


SECTION27 and TAC oppose proposed amendment to abortion Act

JOHANNESBURG, 15th AUGUST 2017 – SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign...


Patient groups welcome release of Draft Intellectual Property Policy

JOHANNESBURG, 14th AUGUST 2017 – On 8 August 2017, the Department of Trade and...


HIV/AIDS now covered by Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act

We welcome the amendment of Section 1 (a) of the Promotion of Equality and...


Comment on Justice Dikgang Moseneke's appointment for Life Esidimeni Alternative Dispute Resolution process

SECTION27 and its clients welcome the announcement that Justice Moseneke will...


Pledge for Prudence

Mark Heywood paid tribute to AIDS, human rights and gender activist Prudence...


Press release: Comment on letter sent to Bell Pottinger

Press Release   Press Release: The Helen Suzman Foundation, Section27 and...


Conference for the Future of South Africa - welcome address

Comrades and friends. Welcome to the first ever Conference for the Future of...


Our week ahead 17 - 21 July 2017

Monday July 17th SECTION27’s Executive Director Mark Heywood is speaking at St...