WIPO conference an insult to people who died of AIDS

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


The fundamental barriers to access to medicine remain

By Justice Edwin Cameron In late 1997, just over twenty years ago, I was...


SECTION27, TAC launch new treatment access history

On the 26th of July at the International AIDS conference, hosted in the...


New laws needed now to save lives

Intellectual property policy welcomed after nine years of development...


UN REPORT STRENGTHENS CASE FOR PATENT LAW REFORM IN SA AND OTHER DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

–        We urge all governments to urgently adopt and act on UN...


New IP consultative framework for SA: three years’ delay is three too many

Cabinet recently approved a new Intellectual Property (IP) Consultative...


Nursing shortages dominate Council’s presentation to Health Market Inquiry panel

Acting Registrar Mrs T Manganye along with two representatives presented to the...


Radiologists ask panel for help on pricing

The Health Market Inquiry panel has its work cut out to determine the true state...


Radiologists ask panel for help on pricing

The Health Market Inquiry panel has its work cut out to determine the true state...


The Johannesburg Declaration

A civil society declaration on the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on...


HMI talks PMBs, price, regulation

The Health Market Inquiry heard today (23 February 2016) from health care...


DON’T TRADE AWAY OUR HEALTH

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


INDIA REJECTS HEP C PATENT

JOHANNESBURG, Tuesday 20th January: The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), Doctors...


FREE STATE UPDATE: WE WILL NOT RETREAT!

10 JULY 2014, WE WILL NOT RETREAT! JOHANNESBURG – Over 150 Free State...


TAC PRESS CONFERENCE: Free State Health System in Crisis

Free State Health System in Collapse – Lives are Being Lost Urgent &...


Sister Sue Roberts, Extraordinary Public Sector Nurse and Pioneer of South Africa’s ARV programme.

Sister Sue Roberts On Tuesday 1 July 2014 Sue Roberts retires. I have known Sue...


Statement: Free State Health System in Collapse – Lives are Being Lost

19 June 2014 Free State Health System in Collapse – Lives are Being Lost...


TAC and SECTION27 launch Issue 10 of the NSP Review

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and SECTION27 today launched the much...