'Sickening Conditions' in Pollsmoor Prison

Detention Justice Forum Calls for Urgent Action In Response to Justice Edwin...


Treatment Action Campaign and Sonke Gender Justice admitted to historic class action

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and Sonke Gender Justice welcome the ruling...


Historic ruling set for 28 August 2015

The South Gauteng High Court will tomorrow, Friday 28 August 2015 at 9h30 in...


TAC and Sonke approach court to intervene in historic gold mining class action

On 24 and 25 August, the South Gauteng High Court will hear argument in the...


DON’T TRADE AWAY OUR HEALTH

DON’T TRADE AWAY OUR HEALTH – PHARMA ATTEMPTS TO UNDERMINE SOUTH AFRICAN...


Defending our Constitution

Several hundred South Africans gathered at the Constitutional Court on Friday 7...


Free state: Of Gatherings, Rights and Death

Gatherings Act of 1993 It’s a difficult thing to get one’s head around....


PRESS RELEASE: Patient Groups admitted as ‘friends of the court’

Patient Groups admitted as ‘friends of the court’ in Genesis Medical Scheme...


The role of civil society in human rights awareness

Civil society and its role in constitutional education was at the forefront of...


“Hands Off Our PMBs”

24 July 2015 On 14 July 2015, the Minister of Health published an amendment to...


The right to food in South Africa: SPII launches report

As of last year, there were 14 million South Africans who had inadequate or...


Medical aid change to benefit funders

First appeared on BD live by Tamar Kahn Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has...


Frontline Free State

First appeared on the Daily Maverick by Mark Heywood, Director of SECTION27...


SECTION27 welcomes food sector inquiry

SECTION27 welcomes the Competition Commission’s decision to launch a...


Op-Ed: Wanted! Local Investors

First appeared on the Daily Maverick as “Wanted! Local investors...


Patient rights under the spotlight

MEDIA STATEMENT PATIENT GROUPS LAUNCH AMICUS CURIAE APPLICATION IN WESTERN CAPE...


Civil society march against corruption

Civil society and labour join forces to fight corruption and issue appeal for...


FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR SLSJ GRADUATE

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR SLSJ GRADUATE AT SECTION27: 2016 We are pleased to...


Press statement on Operation Fiela

Press statement: Civil society organisations address media on the ongoing raids...


People's march against xenophobia

The following organisations are founding members or have endorsed the...