Media Statements

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'Black Sash welcomes bold budget' - BLACK SASH, 23 February 2011 23 February 2011
Black Sash calls for bold anti-poverty budget - BLACK SASH, 22 February 2011 22 February 2011
Black Sash responds to President Zuma's State of the Nation address 10 February 2011
‘Black Sash wants State of the Nation to deal with poverty, inequality and decent jobs’ - BLACK SASH, Tuesday 8 February 2011 08 February 2011
‘Communities to monitor government service delivery’ - BLACK SASH, 1 February 2011 02 February 2011
‘Black Sash wins court victory to clear grant appeals backlog’ – BLACK SASH, Thursday, 27 January 2011 27 January 2011
‘Needy parents should apply for school fee exemptions’ - Black Sash Media Statement, Wednesday 19 January 2011 19 January 2011
'Civil society groups want SA to raftify key human rights treaty' - BLACK SASH, 7 December 2010 08 December 2010
Bread cartel class action to go ahead despite ruling’ – BLACK SASH, Friday, 26 November 2010 26 November 2010
Sash launches consumer class action against bread cartel - BLACK SASH, Tuesday 23 November 2010 23 November 2010
Black Sash welcomes Competition Commission's R1bn settlement with Pioneer Foods - Wednesday, 3 November 2010 03 November 2010
Sash calls on government to move beyond the politics, promises and policy paralysis ahead of Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - BLACK SASH, 26 October 2010 26 October 2010
'Unite as One' to hold media briefing in Parliament on submission to Refugee Amendment Bill - Tuesday, 26 October 2010 25 October 2010
‘Civil society groups say government poverty report is flawed’ - BLACK SASH, Thursday, 16 September 2010 16 September 2010
New Bill hampers right to appeal - BLACK SASH, 1 September 2010 01 September 2010
Black Sash Media Statement – “Domestic Workers Dialogue with MP’s” – Monday, 23 August 2010 23 August 2010
‘Sash can assist with unpaid PSSPF claims’ - BLACK SASH, 3 August 2010 04 August 2010
‘Sash urges government to redraft Info Bill’ - BLACK SASH, 27 July 2010 27 July 2010
'Sash condemns MEC's alleged xenophobic remarks' - BLACK SASH, 22 July 2010 22 July 2010
‘Civil society groups launch national unity campaign to curb xenophobia’ - Black Sash, 20 July 2010 20 July 2010
‘Black Sash statement on World Refugee Day’ - BLACK SASH, 21 June 2010 22 June 2010
‘Sash launches foster care campaign’ - BLACK SASH, 14 June 2010 22 June 2010
BLACK SASH MEDIA STATEMENT – ‘Black Sash pays tribute to its patron Sheena Duncan’ 04 May 2010
‘Black Sash launches court application over grant appeal delays’ - BLACK SASH, 7 April 2010 07 April 2010
‘Elderly men finally realise pension equality with women’ - BLACK SASH, 6 April 2010 06 April 2010
“Black Sash launches first comprehensive guide to South Africa’s Social Grant system” - BLACK SASH, 19 March 2010 19 March 2010
"Rights groups celebrate the extension of the Child Support Grant to all those born in 1994" - BLACK SASH, 16 March 2010 17 March 2010
"Sash says Home Affairs remains key service delivery challenge in Gauteng” - BLACK SASH, 17 March 2010 17 March 2010
Black Sash calls on Eastern Cape Premier to get province working - BLACK SASH, 18 Feb 2010 18 February 2010
Black Sash responds to Budget Speech - BLACK SASH, 17 Feb 2010 17 February 2010
Black Sash calls for clarity in Budget after 'frustratingly vague' address to nation by President Zuma - BLACK SASH, 16 Feb 2010 16 February 2010
Black Sash responses to State of the Nation address - BLACK SASH, 11 February 2010 11 February 2010
Black Sash calls on President Zuma to set up a Council on Poverty - BLACK SASH, 9 February 2010 09 February 2010
Black Sash presents submission to public hearings on service delivery - BLACK SASH, 4 Feb 2010 04 February 2010
'Corportate greed and corruption erodes efforts to protect the poor from hunger and poverty' - Black Sash. 4 Feb 2010 04 February 2010
Black Sash calls on Social Development Minister to clear up confusion over child grants - BLACK SASH, 3 Feb 2010 03 February 2010
Black Sash calls on needy teens to apply for grants and school fee exemptions - Monday, 11 January 2010 11 January 2010
"Know your credit status, Know your rights!” - Black Sash launches Consumer Protection Campaign over Festive Season - 26 November 2009 26 November 2009
Black Sash Media Statement: Health Minister appoints NHI advisory committee - Friday, 6 November 2009 06 November 2009
Black Sash Media Statement - Medium Term Budget Statement - Tuesday, 27 October 2009 27 October 2009
BLACK SASH MEDIA ALERT - Rights Groups to celebrate Cabinet's decision to approve the extension of the Child Support Grant to 18! - 26 October 2009 26 October 2009
Black Sash Media Statement – CABINET ANNOUNCES THE EXTENSION OF THE CHILD SUPPORT GRANT TO 18 - 22 October 2009 22 October 2009
Black Sash Media Statment - Private Security Sector Provident Fund - 22 October 2009 22 October 2009
Black Sash calls on all South Africans to support 'Stand Up and Take Action' campaign - 16 October 2009 16 October 2009
Black Sash welcomes Concourt ruling on Slums Act - BLACK SASH, 15 October 2009 15 October 2009
BLACK SASH MEDIA INVITE - Addressing Poverty and Inequality through International Law - 23 September 2009 17 September 2009
BLACK SASH MEDIA STATEMENT – in response to comments made by Reserve Bank Governor Tito Mboweni on Social Grants - 11 Sept 2009 11 September 2009
20th Anniversary of 1989 Cape Town Peace March - 13 September 2009 09 September 2009
Rights groups call for evidence from parents and caregivers who’ve lost the Child Support Grant - BLACK SASH, 3 September 2009 03 September 2009
Civil Society groups call on government to ratify key UN Human Rights Treaty within 30 days! - BLACK SASH, 17 Aug 09 17 August 2009