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#TextbooksMatter campaign launched

Johannesburg, 9 November 2015 – Two weeks from today, a titanic battle for the future of South African children will finally come to its conclusion at the Bloemfontein Supreme Court of Appeal. On 24 November, SECTION 27 will represent Basic…

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…

SECTION27 update on Limpopo textbook delivery 2014

With the start of the 2014 academic year, SECTION27 has been monitoring the state of textbook delivery to schools across Limpopo. While we are not able to follow up individually with each school as to whether they have received all…

Update on the Eastern Cape health crisis: ECHCAC newsletter Volume 2

The Eastern Cape Health Crisis Action Coalition (ECHCAC) has released the second volume of their newsletter with updates on the state on healthcare in the province. It is titled Response to Eastern Cape Department of Health “Eastern Cape Health systems Interventions”….