Media Statements

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Title Created Date
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
"Keep The Festive Season Festive! Know Your Credit Status, Know Your Rights!” - BLACK SASH, 1 Dec 08 01 December 2008
Black Sash welcomes additional R500m for SROD - 13 November 2008 13 November 2008
Black Sash speaks to government officials about service delivery - 11 Nov 08 11 November 2008
Black Sash Media Statement - Competition Amendment Bill passed by Parliament - 23 Oct 08 23 October 2008
ACESS responds to 2008 Medium Term Budget Statement - 21 Oct 08 21 October 2008
Black Sash responds to 2008 Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - 21 Oct 2008 21 October 2008
BLACK SASH MEMORANDUM in support of petition to extend the Child Support Grant 21 October 2008
Black Sash & ACESS to handover petition to extend Child Support Grant - 20 Oct 08 20 October 2008
Black Sash, SACC, SPII & Hope Africa issue joint statement on Social Security Reforms - 15 Oct 08 15 October 2008
Women's groups demonstrate in support of Sash campaign to extend the Child Support Grant - 15 Oct 08 14 October 2008
BLACK SASH & ACESS launch 'ten days of activism' to extend the Child Support Grant to 18! 09 October 2008
Black Sash & SACC issue joint statement over allegations of Child Support Grant abuse - 9 Oct 08 08 October 2008
Black Sash responds to the Presidency's report - "Towards a Fifteen Year Review" - 02 Oct 08 01 October 2008
Black Sash and ACESS launch "ten days of activism" to extend the Child Support Grant 11 September 2008
Black Sash holds workshop on Social Securtiy reforms in KZN - 29 August 2008 29 August 2008
Black Sash calls for urgent government action on poverty - BLACK SASH, 27 August 2008 27 August 2008
Black Sash hosts workshop in Western Cape on Social Security reforms - Black Sash, 25 Aug 08 25 August 2008
Black Sash welcomes increase in 'income threshold' for social grants - Black Sash, 25 August 2008 25 August 2008
Black Sash holds Consumer Rights Education workshop - BLACK SASH, 19 August 2008 19 August 2008
Black Sash Statement - Home Affairs Conference on Xenophobia - 18 August 2008 18 August 2008
Black Sash takes part in Home Affairs conference on curbing Xenophobia - BLACK SASH, 18 August 2008 18 August 2008