Media Statements

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‘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
Black Sash responds to Stats SA report on Social Grants - BLACK SASH, 24 July 2009 24 July 2009
Black Sash welcomes corruption investigation at refugee centre - BLACK SASH, 10 July 2009 10 July 2009
Black Sash, ACESS & Children's Institute welcome commitment to extend Child Support Grant - 6 July 05 July 2009
Black Sash welcomes food price probe into supermarkets - BLACK SASH, 1 July 09 01 July 2009
Black Sash presents submission on Millenium Development Goals - 9 June 2009 09 June 2009
Black Sash responds to 'State of the Nation' address - 3 June 09, BLACK SASH 03 June 2009
Black Sash calls on President Zuma to help the unemployed - BLACK SASH, 1 June 09 01 June 2009
Black Sash pays tribute to Zola Skweyiya on his retirement - BLACK SASH, 6 May 09 08 May 2009
Black Sash urges needy men to apply for Old Age Pension - BLACK SASH, 6 May 09 06 May 2009
Black Sash welcomes visitor permits for Zimbabweans - BLACK SASH, 5 May 2009 05 May 2009
Black Sash assists with General Election monitoring on 22 April - BLACK SASH, 21 April 09 21 April 2009
Western Cape Provincial Health Summit - BLACK SASH, 17 April 09 18 April 2009
Black Sash releases review of political party positions on key socio-economic issues - 6 April 09 06 April 2009
Black Sash condemns abuse of food vouchers by political parties - 11 March 09 11 March 2009
Black Sash welcomes Cabinet decision to extend Child Support Grant - 10 March 09 10 March 2009
"Latest unemployment figures conceal jobless reality" - Black Sash, 4 March 09 04 March 2009
Black Sash responds to the Budget - 11 Feb 09 11 February 2009
Black Sash responds to 'State of the Nation' address - 6 Feb 09 06 February 2009
Black Sash supports call to extend UIF benefits - 22 Jan 09 22 January 2009
Black Sash calls on needy 14-year-old's to apply for the Child Support Grant - 20 Jan 09 20 January 2009
Black Sash responds to ANC Election Manifesto - 10 January 2009 10 January 2009
Black Sash supports calls for strong action against vigilantism - 8 Jan 09 07 January 2009
Black Sash launches national Consumer Protection Campaign - 4 Dec 08 04 December 2008