Statement from Civil Society Organisations working on Gender Based Violence

Statement from Civil Society Organisations working on Gender Based Violence

Government is not serious about ending Gender Based Violence Despite President Cyril Ramaphosa’s pronouncements in the State of the Nation Address (SONA) just two weeks ago, there is no evidence…

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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 budget

Statement: The Budget Justice Coalition reaffirms the need for a rights-oriented budget 21 February 2019, Cape Town – The Budget Justice Coalition notes the irony of a budget handed down…

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UN Committee finds government austerity measures “may further worsen inequalities”

UN Committee finds government austerity measures “may further worsen inequalities”

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 18 October 2018 - Johannesburg United Nations Committee finds government austerity measures in health, education and other public services “may further worsen inequalities” and calls…

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National Budget for Health: Cuts to budget for non-communicable diseases of serious concern

National Budget for Health: Cuts to budget for non-communicable diseases of serious concern

South Africa’s health care system remains under significant strain. The quadruple burden of disease (consisting of HIV and TB, non-communicable diseases, violence and injuries and maternal, newborn and child health)…

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