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SECTION27 cordially invites the public to Mark Heywood's farewell lecture, titled "The True Confessions of an Errant Socialist" on 16 May 2019 at 17h30. Don't miss it!
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SECTION27 Apr 24
We stand with the people of the Eastern Cape and KZN as they deal with the devastation caused by these floods.
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SECTION27 Apr 24
Check out a piece in on Holy Cross Hospital. : More than a bucket and a plaster to fix rural healthcare.
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SECTION27 Apr 23
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SECTION27 Apr 19
Keep your eyes and ears peeled, we're dropping a new podcast series soon, its going to be 🔥
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SECTION27 Apr 18
You can RSVP by emailing : mpofu@section27.org.za
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SECTION27 Apr 18
SAVE THE DATE! Mark Heywood, our former executive director will be giving a farewell lecture titled "The True Confessions of an Errant Socialist" at GIBS on the 16th of May. It will be lit!
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Shaun Mellors Apr 16
Congratulations Minister on obaining your PhD! A great achievement Dr Pandor!
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Spotlight Apr 16
Do we need a DNDI for TB? Seems has very different principles than
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SECTION27 Apr 16
Can you advocate without having a solid research base? asks Nick Rockey. Good question. Research-based advocacy is what we practice and it works!
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SECTION27 Apr 16
Louise Jones: "Some corporates are reluctant to engage in advocacy even though they fund education programmes". This needs to change.
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SECTION27 Apr 16
Starting now: Should advocacy form part of education programme? Of course! Great panel incl. Louise Jones, Old Mutual Foundation, Bertha Magoge, Inclusive Education South Africa, Tracey Malawana, Equal Education.
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SECTION27 Apr 16
We are showcasing some of our work in basic education and at the @Trialgoue conference. Lots of useful chats with grant makers and future friends of SECTION27.
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Corruption Watch Apr 15
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Inspiring Quotes - Be positive Apr 15
You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing with logic. If words control you that means everyone else can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass. -Bruce Lee
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SECTION27 Apr 16
On the challenge to the Constitution on the land question Judge Sachs says there was grave misinterpretation of s25. "People did not read it properly".
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SECTION27 Apr 16
We have to start rethinking our property rights law. We inherited Roman Dutch Law. In a sense our law is antiquated. We need to look for a solution taking into account the needs of people and doesn't seek only to profit from it. Judge Albie Sachs
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SECTION27 Apr 16
If we want to have a decent society, we have to address the land question decisively. We have to use the land to advance societal goals. Paraphrasing Judge Albie Sachs at the conference
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SECTION27 Apr 16
The auditor general, in keeping a watch on how public funds are spent, does more to protect human rights that the office is given credit for - Judge Albie Sachs
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SECTION27 Apr 16
The Bill of Rights in our Constitution protects people not because they are black or white but because they are human beings. Judge Albie Sachs on talks about developing the Constitution in 1988
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