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Historic ruling set for 28 August 2015

The South Gauteng High Court will tomorrow, Friday 28 August 2015 at 9h30 in court 11E give a ruling in the application by the Treatment Action Campaign and Sonke Gender Justice to intervene as amici curiae (friends of the court) in Nkala and others v…

ECHCAC on EC EMS hearing

ECHCAC STATEMENT ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION’S HEARING INTO EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE EASTERN CAPE  “I am grateful to hear that the government provides these things called ambulances. I have never seen an ambulance in my area.”…

SECTION27 on the CoN judgment

On 27 January 2015, the Constitutional Court handed down a decision related to certificates of need, bringing to an end the controversy over the President’s proclamation of the relevant sections of the National Health Act. The certificate of need provisions…

TAC PRESS CONFERENCE: Free State Health System in Crisis

Free State Health System in Collapse – Lives are Being Lost Urgent & Immediate Intervention from Minister of Health needed Media invite to attend a press conference with the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) in Bloemfontein to highlight the current crisis…