Health System Strengthening

#BopheloHouse94

The #BopheloHouse94 are community healthcare workers (CHWs) from across the Free State. They were arrested in June 2014 at a…

TB infection control

TB remains the leading reported cause of death in South Africa with over 33 063 deaths in 2015 according to Stats…

Planned Patient Transport

Adequate patient transport systems are essential to initiating and retaining people on treatment. The current failure of the planned patient…

Clinic Committees

In South Africa, governance structures in the form of clinic committees and hospital boards are intended to ensure community participation…

Healthcare worker shortages

The shortage of human resources is a major issue in South Africa — especially in the public sector. Ensuring access…

Clinics in Crisis

Through our over 200 branches, TAC monitors hundreds of clinics across the country. Our members are the people who need…

#WeDieOfTB

Tuberculosis (TB) kills tens of thousands of people in South Africa every year and over 1 million globally. At TAC,…

Eastern Cape Health Crisis

TAC has been active in the Eastern Cape since the early 2000s. In recent years, together with SECTION27, TAC has…

National Health Insurance (NHI)

TAC supports the establishment of a National Health Insurance (NHI) system in South Africa. The NHI’s aims of making healthcare…

Free State Health Crisis

There is convincing evidence that the Free State public healthcare system has been in a state of dysfunction since at…

Silicosis

TAC and Sonke Gender Justice, with legal support from SECTION27, were admitted as friends of the court in the landmark…

People’s Health Manifesto

In recent years it has become clear to us that many of the bottlenecks standing in the way of fixing…