Media Statements

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Black Sash Media Statement on the National Strike - Tuesday, 6 March 2012 06 March 2012
Rights groups win court bid to re-open PE Refugee Reception office - Thursday, 16 February 2012 16 February 2012
Re-registration of 15 million social grant beneficiaries - Black Sash Media Statement, Wednesday 15 February 2012 15 February 2012
Sash responds to State of the Nation address - Black Sash Media, 9 February 2012 09 February 2012
‘Sash calls on President Zuma to defend social grants in his State of the Nation Address' - BLACK SASH, 7 February 2012 07 February 2012
Sash to consolidate its provincial operations - BLACK SASH, 25 January 2012 25 January 2012
“Sash celebrates extension of Child Support Grant to 18” - BLACK SASH, 18 January 2012 18 January 2012
Black Sash calls for independent anti-corruption agency - BLACK SASH, Tuesday 6 December 2011 06 December 2011
Rights groups launch urgent high court bid to save PE Refugee office - Black Sash, 2 December 2011 02 December 2011
‘Supreme Court grants bread warriors leave to appeal’ - Black Sash, 30 November 2011 30 November 2011
Until poverty is reduced, we should not be talking about reducing social grants - Black Sash, 24 November 2011 24 November 2011
Black Sash reponds to Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - Tuesday, 25 October 2011 25 October 2011
Joint Media Statement - Closure of Port Elizabeth Refugee Reception Office - Monday, 24 October 2011 24 October 2011
‘Government fails to clear grant appeals backlog by court deadline’ - BLACK SASH, 29 September 2011 29 September 2011
Class action against bread cartel goes ahead despite ruling - BLACK SASH, 29 August 2011 29 August 2011
Media Alert - Judge to rule on class action against bread cartel - BLACK SASH, 26 August 2011 26 August 2011
Civil Society calls for support of 'Red Card Corruption' campaign - Friday. 19 August 2011 19 August 2011
Sash welcomes Green Paper on NHI - BLACK SASH, 11 August 2011 11 August 2011
'Sash concerned over forced removal of a million Zimbabweans' - BLACK SASH, 31 July 2011 01 August 2011
'Support for universal access to tax-funded NHI' - Black Sash, 28 July 2011 28 July 2011
'Urgent call to finalise health service agreements' - Black Sash Joint Statement, June 2011 27 June 2011
‘Appeal in class action case against bread cartel to be heard in Western Cape High Court' - BLACK SASH, Friday 27 May 2011 27 May 2011
'Sash calls for urgent review of flawed foster care system' - BLACK SASH, Monday 23 May 2011 23 May 2011
'Sash reviews socio-economic positions of political parties ahead of the May elections - Black Sash Media Statement, Tuesday 3 May 2011 03 May 2011
Report warns of serious system challenges on eve of World Health Day - Black Sash, 6 April 2011 11 April 2011
Black Sash says CPA will make us the best protected consumers in the world - Tuesday, 29 March 2011 29 March 2011
Black Sash launches 'Right to Water' campaign as part of World Water Week - Wednesday, 23 March 2011 23 March 2011
'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