FACT SHEET: FUNDING THE RIGHT TO HEALTH

South Africa has two healthcare systems. One is private, serving a minority of...


Plan to Cut U.S funding for South Africa’s HIV response is reversed, increased funding on the table

(Washington, DC) — Last week it was announced that a dramatic cut in U.S....


Statement: SECTION27 condemns EFF attack on Karima Brown

We condemn in the strongest possible terms the continued harassment, bullying...


Limpopo MEC Ishmael Kgetjepe must account for million rand bribe

Johannesburg 6 March, 2019 – SECTION27 is disturbed by the allegations of...


Civil Society: Health Department circular a human rights violation

Johannesburg, 5 March 2019: The Gauteng Department of Health issued Circular...


Statement from SECTION27 Men’s forum re: Wodumo Assault

4 March 2019 Statement from SECTION27 Men’s forum re: Wodumo Assault.  ...


People's Country Operational Plan on HIV and TB

With only a year until 2020 – and the deadline to reach the 90-90-90 targets...


BJC submission to the joint meeting for the select committees on Finance

The Budget Justice Coalition (BJC) has made a submission to parliament’s...


Civil Society organisations welcome establishment of SIU Tribunal

Johannesburg 25 February 2019: SECTION27 and Corruption Watch welcome the...


Statement: The Budget Justice Coalition reaffirms the need for a rights-oriented budget

Statement: The Budget Justice Coalition reaffirms the need for a rights-oriented...


Court vindicates the rights of learners to safe and decent school infrastructure #EndTreeSchools

Johannebsurg – 4 February 2019.  The School Governing Body of Makangwane...


Public to pay the price for further delays in Health Market Inquiry

Johannesburg, 24 January 2018 – Users of private healthcare in South...


SECTION27 voices concern about political parties’ use of families’ stories without their consent

Johannesburg, 18 January 2019 – We wish to express our deep concern and...


Stop the Rush: Civil Society Organisations call for proper consideration of public comments on NHI Bill

What started as a marathon has turned into a sprint. After over a decade of...


SECTION27 Board Appoints New Executive Director

SECTION27 Board Appoints New Executive Director 5 November 2018 The Board of...


Budget Justice Coalition post-MTBPS Press Statement: No winners from Minister Mboweni’s #MTBPS2018 address

Budget Justice Coalition post-MTBPS Press Statement:  No winners from Minister...


The fundamental barriers to access to medicine remain

By Justice Edwin Cameron In late 1997, just over twenty years ago, I was...


Exciting Opportunity - Vacancy

FUNDING CAMPAIGNS COORDINATOR SECTION27 is seeking to enhance and expand its...