Media Statements

Title Created Date
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