How to Fight an Epidemic of Bad Laws

Shereen El Fiki’s TED talk on HIV and the Law How to Fight an Epidemic of...


SECTION27 Submission to Lotteries Board to Fund Social Justice Work

On 22 May 2012, SECTION27 responded to the National Lottery Distribution Trust...


GOVERNMENT FAILURE TO PROTECT LEARNERS FROM SEXUAL ABUSE IN SCHOOLS

24 May 2012 Lawyers against Abuse (LvA) and SECTION27 are horrified by the...


COURT VICTORY IN THE FIGHT FOR QUALITY EDUCATION

JUDGE KOLLAPEN ORDERS DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION AND LIMPOPO DEPARTMENT OF...


JUDGEMENT IN TEXTBOOKS CASE TO BE HANDED DOWN ON 17 MAY 2012

On 15 May 2012, the North Gauteng High Court heard an urgent application by...


HEARING OF URGENT APPLICATION FOR TEXTBOOKS IN LIMPOPO MOVED TO TUESDAY 15 MAY 2012, NORTH GAUTENG HIGH COURT

On 4 May 2012 SECTION27 launched an urgent application against the Minister of...


The fight for quality education continues: SECTION27 goes to court to demand textbooks in Limpopo schools

4 May 2012 On 4 May 2012 SECTION27 launched an urgent application against the...


Organisers of International AIDS Conference respond to Al Jazeera human rights violation

2 May 2012 On 1 March 2012, SECTION27 wrote to the organisers of the...


SECTION27 and The Treatment Action Campaign Welcome the Minister's Health Budget Vote

  26 April 2012  The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27 Welcome the...


High Court rules in favour of the Medicines Control Council, and reprimands the State Attorney

On 15 November 2011, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled in favour of...


How we can improve HIV testing and counselling

How We Can Improve HIV Testing and Counselling – Joint Statement For a...


SECTION27 attorney Umunyana Rugege on the National Health Amendment Bill, B24 - 2011

SECTION27 recently provided comments on the National Health Amendment Bill, B24...


1,000 HIV activists take to JHB streets for US$2 billion needed to save millions of lives

1,000 HIV activists take to JHB streets for US$2 billion needed to save millions...


SECTION27 SUBMISSION ON THE NATIONAL HEALTH AMENDMENT BILL, B24 - 2011 12 March 2012

  Find the full submission below. SECTION27 welcomes the opportunity to...


The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) denounces discrimination against people living with HIV

The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) recently demonstrated its...


EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES AT SECTION27

SECTION27 is at the forefont of human rights activism in South Africa. We...


SECTION27's statement on the 2012 Budget Speech

SECTION27 welcomes increases in the health care budget, but concerns remain...


SECTION27 publishes the "SECTION27 REVIEW, April 2010 – December 2011"

“ … a great deal has been accomplished.  But a great deal remains to be...