Wednesday 22 May

SECTION27 Submissions: The Department of Basic Education’s proposed amendments to the School Infrastructure Regulations are vague, irrational, unlawful and unconstitutional

SECTION27 has made its submission on the proposed amendments to the Regulations Relating to Uniform Minimum Norms and Standards for Public School Infrastructure  (“The Regulations”). After years of missing deadlines to fix school infrastructure, the avoidable deaths of learners as in the case of Michael Komape, and years of pressure by Continue Reading

MEDIA STATEMENT: SECTION27 stands with NGO’s against attack on Helen Suzman Foundation

Freedom Under Law, SECTION27, Defend Our Democracy Campaign, Ahmed Kathrada Foundation, SERI and Corruption Watch condemn Minister Motsoaledi’s attack on Helen Suzman Foundation. Three features distinguish our country from many other young democracies: first, respect for the Rule of Law; second, a vibrant civil society; and, thirdly and crucially, a Continue Reading