Working collectively makes civil society stronger

The National Health Assembly, held at the University of the Western Cape from 24...


BopheloHouse94 Appeal 20 June 2016

The Facts The Free State health care system, under MEC Benny Malakoane’s...


"SA needs more doctors" Netcare tells HMI

Netcare Hospital Group Melanie Da Costa, the Director of Strategy and Health...


Practitioners bemoan fee structures

On 24 February 2016 the Health Market Inquiry heard presentations from the South...


Make private healthcare more accessible

SECTION27’s submission to the Health Market Inquiry In its submission to...


Patient voices to be heard

Patient voices to finally be heard in the Health Market Inquiry In the early...


Long walk to health care

In March 2015, the South African Human Rights Commission held a hearing on...


Patient rights under the spotlight

MEDIA STATEMENT PATIENT GROUPS LAUNCH AMICUS CURIAE APPLICATION IN WESTERN CAPE...


Press Release: Public health, human rights and justice at the heart of case before the Constitutional Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8 August 2012 Press Release: Public health, human rights...


TAC/Section27/CALS meeting with new Health MEC in Gauteng.

TAC-Section27-CALS Press Release Final 30th July 2012


SECTION27 complaint against State of Qatar to United Nations Special Rapporteur for Health

SECTION27 has sent a request to the United Nations Special Rapporteur for...


The United States Supreme Court upholds the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

29 June 2012 SECTION27 applauds yesterday’s decision by the United States...


Violent riots further affirm the need to protect the right to health at Lindela—yet Home Affairs idles.

12 June 2012   On 28 May 2012, a group of organisations wrote to the South...


SECTION27 and The Treatment Action Campaign Welcome the Minister's Health Budget Vote

  26 April 2012  The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27 Welcome the...


SECTION27 attorney Umunyana Rugege on the National Health Amendment Bill, B24 - 2011

SECTION27 recently provided comments on the National Health Amendment Bill, B24...


High Court rules in favour of the Medicines Control Council

Gilbert Marcus SC and Adila Hassim after their victory in the North Gauteng High...


Health and justice activists gather to debate strategies to achieve the Right to Health

SECTION27 hosts groundbreaking Southern African Regional Activist Dialogue...


SECTION27 to host regional activist dialogue on Right to Health

SECTION27 to host groundbreaking Southern African Regional Activist Dialogue on...


Civil Society and Uncivil Government - The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) versus Thabo Mbeki, 1998- 2008

In Mbeki and After, Reflections on the Legacy of Thabo Mbeki, Ed D Glaser, Wits...