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Where are our rights this International Human Rights Day?

– TAC moves into 20th year, health activism needed more than ever JOHANNESBURG, 10th DECEMBER 2017 – Today on International…

Joint Statement on the Suppression of Peaceful Activism at ICASA 2017

LET US BE HEARD Yesterday, December 5, 2017, HIV activists from around the world were prohibited from peacefully demonstrating at…

Clinics in crisis while politicians celebrate World AIDS Day

Findings released of TAC survey of 254 clinics JOHANNESBURG, 30th NOVEMBER 2017 – As we head into World AIDS Day…

Detailed report on state of Limpopo Health System

POLOKWANE, 2nd NOVEMBER 2017 – The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) in Limpopo has released a detailed and comprehensive report today…

TAC sit in at Thelle Mogoerane Hospital

The Gauteng health system is buckling with almost daily reports of challenges and peoples’ dignity and right to healthcare violated.…

Mahlangu must face justice

JOHANNESBURG, 31st OCTOBER 2017 – The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) considers it critical that former Gauteng MEC for Health Qedani…

Qedani Mahlangu must face the victims

JOHANNESBURG, 24 October 2017 – The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) is happy to read that journalists have established that former…

Patient groups march for access to medicines in South Africa

Draft policy must urgently be finalised and laws must be amended to save lives  24 October 2017 – Pretoria –…

TAC welcomes access to cutting edge HIV treatment

JOHANNEBSURG, 26th SEPTEMBER 2017 – The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) welcomes the announcement that a newer and better first line…

TAC is back! TAC National Congress demands new focus and energy in struggle for dignity and life!

TAC is back! TAC National Congress demands new focus and energy in struggle for dignity and life! JOHANNESBURG, 25th AUGUST…

TAC Chairperson’s speech for opening of National Congress 2017

A speech made by TAC National Chairperson Nkhensani Mavasa at the opening of TAC’s 6th National Congress on Wednesday 23rd…

TAC’s 6th National Congress – time to fix the health system!

JOHANNESBURG, 22nd August 2017 – Tomorrow the Treatment Action Campaign’s (TAC) 6th National Congress starts in Johannesburg. The congress will…

SECTION27 and TAC oppose proposed amendment to abortion Act

JOHANNESBURG, 15th AUGUST 2017 – SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) have made a joint submission opposing the draft…

Coalition welcomes release of Draft Intellectual Property Policy

JOHANNESBURG, 14th AUGUST 2017 – On 8 August 2017, the Department of Trade and Industry published the Draft Intellectual Property Policy of the Republic…

TAC calls for Deputy Minister Manana to be immediately fired

JOHANNESBURG, 7th AUGUST 2017 – The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) is shocked and outraged to learn of Deputy Minister of…