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Get to know Gauteng Health MEC Dr Bandile Masuku

May 30, 2019
News  

The new provincial head of health’s first assignment is to improve services for patients and tackle the frustrations of health workers.

Broken promises leave women disillusioned ahead of elections

April 29, 2019
News  

As the country heads to the polls, young women and gender non-conforming people feel failed by the governing party and have little hope in its rivals.

#Elections2019: Who can solve SA’s drug policy problem?

April 29, 2019
News  

Drugs continue to devastate many lives and the people who use them are caught in a tug-of-war between morality and research. Do the country’s prominent political parties offer policies based on evidence, ideology or simply a lack of understanding?

#Elections2019: Parties pledge universal health, but lack detail

April 8, 2019
News  

How ‘universal’ is the universal health coverage envisaged by the National Health Insurance scheme? The draft law contains xenophobic rhetoric, but the country’s main political parties offer very few alternatives in the manifestos.