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...


People's march against xenophobia

Media Alert | Press Conference Emergency Coalition announces People’s March...


SECTION27 supports Equal Education

Johannesburg, 1 April 2015 -SECTION27 supports Equal Education’s three days...


ECHCAC on EC EMS hearing

ECHCAC STATEMENT ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION’S HEARING INTO...


Submission: disabled learners' rights

The UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities that was established...


Food: Urgent calls for consultation

Press Release March 16, 2014 Urgent calls for proper consultation on SA’s Food...