Search for new Executive Director of SECTION27

Mark Heywood, Executive Director of SECTION27, intends to step down from this...


SECTION27 and TAC oppose proposed amendment to abortion Act

JOHANNESBURG, 15th AUGUST 2017 – SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign...


Patient groups welcome release of Draft Intellectual Property Policy

JOHANNESBURG, 14th AUGUST 2017 – On 8 August 2017, the Department of Trade and...


Second BEFA Conference 2017

Between 30 June 2017 and 2 July 2017 Basic Education For All (BEFA) held its...


Our week ahead 7 August – 12 August

“When I dare to be powerful – to use my strength in the service of my...


HIV/AIDS now covered by Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act

We welcome the amendment of Section 1 (a) of the Promotion of Equality and...


Gender based violence is a manifestation of social injustice and inequality

Comments by Mark Heywood, director of SECTION27, at media launch of Campaign...


Our Week Ahead - Another busy week at SECTION27!!

OUR WEEK AHEAD 31 JULY – 4 AUGUST 2017 Another busy week at SECTION27!!...


Education and policies are vital in fight against rape culture

#FAILEDBYSYSTEMS The conversation about gender-based violence by no means began...


Our week ahead - July 24 – July 28

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be...


Pledge for Prudence

Mark Heywood paid tribute to AIDS, human rights and gender activist Prudence...


Press release: Comment on letter sent to Bell Pottinger

Press Release   Press Release: The Helen Suzman Foundation, Section27 and...


Conference for the Future of South Africa - welcome address

Comrades and friends. Welcome to the first ever Conference for the Future of...


Our week ahead 17 - 21 July 2017

Monday July 17th SECTION27’s Executive Director Mark Heywood is speaking at St...


SECTION27 LAUNCHES #FAILEDBYSYSTEMS campaign

The recent reports of the repeated rape of a 10-year-old girl, allegedly...


SECTION27's journey 2014-2017

Please join us on a short journey through the last four years of...