+ Human Rights

Political party funding: Who pays the Piper? Who calls the tune?

In less than four months, in compliance with our Constitution’s injunction that gives “every citizen has the right to free, fair and regular elections for any legislative body established in terms of the Constitution” the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will…

Eastern Cape Health Crisis Action Coalition

A recently launched website unveiling the secrecy around the annual initiation rituals in the Eastern Cape has sparked a large outcry among sections of the Eastern Cape population, notably the Traditional Leadership. The website was launched by a health care…

Human rights and TB: Dudley Lee vs the Ministry of Love

John Stephens, a legal researcher at SECTION27 attended the 44th Union World Conference on Lung Health which was held in Paris, France from the 30th of October until the 3rd of November. He presented on human rights and TB with…