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Wednesday, 9 April 2003 - 00:00

People must support TAC. Because the government is dragging its feet for 4 years. TAC is negotiating with the Government to implement a national treatment plan. So now I think it is high time that TAC has started a civil disobedience to show the government that 600 people a day are dying of HIV/AIDS. We want to ordinary people in South Africa to have these antiretrovirals. It is no good for me to be on antiretrovirals and my friends on the ground are dying so why isn’t the government… I personally… when the government say they don’t want to sign… the reason they don’t want to sign… I think...

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Monday, 2 December 2002 - 00:00

JHB: PO Box 31104, Braamfontein 2017. Tel: 011-403 7021 Facsimile: 011-403 2106
DURBAN: 717 Colonial Building, 330 West Street (off Mark's Lane), Durban 4001. Tel:031-304 3673 Fax:031-304 9743
CAPE TOWN: Town One Properties, Sulami Drive, Site B, Khayeltisha. Tel: 021-364 5489
Email: info@tac.org.za  Website: www.tac.org.za 

 

URGENT

2 December 2002

The Human Rights Commission
The Chairperson: Mr Jody Kollapen
Private Bag 2700, Houghton 2041
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Sunday, 25 August 2002 - 00:00
Dear All

Over 70 delegates from 21 African countries met in Cape Town from 22 to
24 August to begin developing a pan-African HIV/AIDS treatment access
movement. The following declaration is an outcome of that meeting. Please
distribute far and wide.

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PAN-AFRICAN HIV/AIDS TREATMENT ACCESS MOVEMENT: DECLARATION OF ACTION

We are angry.  Our people are dying.

Without treatment, the 28 million people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWAs) on
our continent today will die predictable and avoidable deaths over the
next decade.  More than 2 million have died of HIV/...
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Monday, 11 March 2002 - 00:00
CERTIFICATE IN TERMS OF RULE 18(6) OF THE
CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RULES



BOTHA, J:



I hereby certify that the requirements set out in subparagraphs (i), (ii) and (iii) of Rule 18(6) of the Constitutional Court Rules have been met.


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C BOTHA
JUDGE OF THE HIGH COURT




TAC v MINISTER OF HEALTH / MECS - 11 March 2002



JUDGMENT



BOTHA, J:

In this matter the respondents filed an application for leave to appeal against an order made by men on 14 December 2001.

The application was an application for a certificate in terms of Rule 18(6) of the Rules of the...
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Tuesday, 29 January 2002 - 00:00

Joint Press Release of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), and Oxfam, Generic AIDS Drugs Offer New Lease on Life to South Africans Importation of generics cuts price in half
29 January 2002, Johannesburg:

Yesterday, three members of the Treatment
Action Campaign, (TAC) returned to South Africa from Brazil carrying
generic drugs manufactured for use in an AIDS treatment program in
Khayelitsha.  At a press conference today, TAC and MSF explained that the
drugs carried from Brazil were the second shipment of Brazilian...

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