Michael Komape’s parents complete their testimony

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#Justice4Michael: The family’s day in court to commence on Monday

#Justice4Michael: The family’s day in court to commence on Monday 7 November...


No scholar transport plan for learners with disabilities

  A mother carried her daughter to school until she became too heavy for...


Patient groups march for access to medicines in South Africa

Finalise the draft policy and amend laws to save lives, activists tell dti...


Statement from SECTION27: No ambulances = Death

No ambulances = Death Four learners have died in a tragic road accident in rural...


Media statement: SECTION27 comment on Life Esidimeni Arbitration Dispute Resolution process

Johannesburg, 11 October 2017 – The Life Esidimeni Arbitration Dispute...


STATEMENT BY THE LIFE ESIDIMENI FAMILY COMMITTEE

The Life Esidimeni 94+’s search for restorative justice Today (Monday 9...


Justice for the Life Esidimeni 94+

JOHANNESBURG, 6 October 2017 – It is almost two years to the day since the...


Regulations on Notifiable Medical Conditions are woefully overdue

05 October 2017 On 30 June 2017, nine years after the first draft of the...


Week Ahead 26 September - 29 September

Our week ahead September 26th -29th  “Start by doing what’s necessary;...


Pencil Power: Cartoons and social justice

How can editorial cartoons better connect the dots between the social...


Sasha Stevens speaks on "The role of civil society in mental health"

Annual U21 Health Sciences Meeting at the University of Johannesburg, 21...


The Week Ahead 19 September - 22 September

Week ahead 19th – 22nd September “If you have the capacity to tremble with...


Sexual violence and corporal punishment in schools

In the past few days, we have read reports of sexual violence and corporal...


Faranaaz Veriava discusses the Basic Education Handbook on Radio Today!

SECTION27 Senior Researcher and Legal Counsel Faranaaz Veriava recently sat down...


Search for new Executive Director of SECTION27

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


VUWANI PROTEST: A THREAT TO LEARNERS’ RIGHT TO BASIC EDUCATION

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