Statement from Civil Society Organisations working on Gender Based Violence

Government is not serious about ending Gender Based Violence Despite President...


Statement: The Budget Justice Coalition reaffirms the need for a rights-oriented budget

Statement: The Budget Justice Coalition reaffirms the need for a rights-oriented...


Court vindicates the rights of learners to safe and decent school infrastructure #EndTreeSchools

Johannebsurg – 4 February 2019.  The School Governing Body of Makangwane...


SECTION27 voices concern about political parties’ use of families’ stories without their consent

Johannesburg, 18 January 2019 – We wish to express our deep concern and...


How many children must die before Government acts?

A statement from Basic Education for All (BEFA), SECTION27 and the Treatment...


Budget Justice Coalition post-MTBPS Press Statement: No winners from Minister Mboweni’s #MTBPS2018 address

Budget Justice Coalition post-MTBPS Press Statement:  No winners from Minister...


WIPO conference an insult to people who died of AIDS

Johannesburg, 24 October 2018 – This week South Africa is hosting a World...


UN Committee finds government austerity measures “may further worsen inequalities”

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 18 October 2018 – Johannesburg United...


Press Statement: Civil society organizations highlight MTBPS expectations

Budget Justice Coalition’s Pre-MTBPS Press Statement: Civil society...


Civil society organisations test government’s commitment to human rights

  JOINT PRESS STATEMENT 02 October 2018 South Africa risks...


Civil Society Organisations call on SA government to end austerity measures

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 1 October 2018 Civil society organisations...


Blind and partially sighted children across South Africa finally have a chance at accessing braille textbooks.

Following six years of persistent and ongoing engagement between the Minister of...


Civil Society voice concern over Health Ombud’s treatment of whistle-blower

31 August 2018 The Rural Health Advocacy Project, the Treatment Action Campaign...


Launch of the SAFE initiative: Proof will be in the pudding

SECTION27 Statement for immediate release 15 August 2018 Launch of the SAFE...


MEDIA STATEMENT: Pregnancy policy ignores learners’ right to basic education

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Media Statement: Department of Basic Education argument dismissed in Norms and Standards case

Johannesburg, 19 July 2018 – SECTION27 welcomes the judgment of Acting...