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Panel probes health regulator’s ability to enforce standards

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) The OHSC is a statutory body established in terms of the National Health Act to enforce quality standards across the health system became operational in April 2015. In the past, the functions of the office…

Health Market Inquiry resumes hearings

The Health Market Inquiry resumed public hearings in Pretoria today, 3 May 2016. Following a cogent first set, the Panel has extended the general rounds to include relevant stakeholders that had not participated in the previous sittings. The South African…

Fixing schools not a choice

This article was first published on the Daily Maverick Op-Ed: A 5-point plan to fix the basic education crisis At the beginning of this year Section27 welcomed the characterisation of the system of basic education by the Minister of Basic…

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…

LDoE: More money, same problems

This article was first published on GroundUp Limpopo education department: More money, same problems The department has a large budget, but still fails to deliver By Kate Paterson The Limpopo Department of Education (LDoE) has consistently been given extraordinary amounts…