Campaigns

Medicine Registration

Thorough medicine regulation is critical to ensure the safety and health of people taking medicines across South Africa, yet long…

Tobeka Daki Campaign for Access to Trastuzumab

Tobeka Daki was a brave and courageous activist from the Eastern Cape who had been living with HER2+ breast cancer since…

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…

Heywood on Health

Heywood on Politics and Health TAC is serialising articles by Mark Heywood that look at issues of global health, politics,…

#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…

Spotlight

Spotlight, formerly called the NSP Review, is a print and online magazine jointly published by TAC and SECTION27 that aims…

AIDS Councils

South Africa has a National AIDS Council (SANAC), provincial AIDS Councils (PACs or PCAs), District AIDS Councils (DACs), and Ward…

Treatment for All

In 2015, findings from a landmark trial (the START trial) showed that the health of people living with HIV benefits…

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…

Stop Stockouts

TAC is a member of the Stop Stockouts Project (SSP) – a consortium of six civil society organisations that monitors…

Radical Reform of the Research & Development System

While TB kills around 1.5 million people per year, the entire world only invests around US$0.7bn on TB research every…