Working for access to quality public healthcare in South Africa since 1998
19 January 2018

Political leaders – we will hold you accountable for the health crisis

Johannesburg, 19th January 2018 – Last week the national leadership of the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) held our first meeting of the year to plan for the year ahead and take stock of the political developments over the holiday period. The reality is that in 2018, the South African public heal...

25 March 2014

Political parties respond to People’s Health Manifesto

On March 6 and 7 the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) sent out our “People’s Health Manifesto” with 11 questions to 20 political parties. The manifesto and questions were informed by TAC’s experiences in the communities where we work and were developed in consultation with community members and pa...

18 March 2014

Media alert: TAC calls politicians to account at events to be held in seven provinces

On March 7th 2014 the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) launched its People’s Health Manifesto. The manifesto put 11 questions to all political parties. As parties submit their responses this week, TAC will be conducting a number of public dialogues, marches and other events as part of our effort t...

7 March 2014

Treatment Action Campaign launches ‘People’s Health Manifesto’

FRIDAY, 7 MARCH 2014 – The TAC today launched its ‘People’s Health Manifesto’. In the manifesto we pose 11 questions to all political parties. We have sent our questions and a copy of our manifesto to all political parties and will publish their responses on March 20. We are doing this because we...

5 March 2014

Media alert: Launch of a people’s health manifesto

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) invites all media to the launch of its People’s Health Manifesto. The manifesto contains 11 health-related questions that we will put to political parties in the run-up to the elections on May 7th. In this way we hope to sensitise political parties to key issue...