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RSS Cancer Alliance

  • CANCER ALLIANCE PUBLISHES ADVOCACY TOOLKIT AREA #7 – RE-ENGINEERING THE HEALTH SYSTEM
    The Cancer Alliance today publishes its Advocacy Toolkit for Area #7 – Re-engineering the Health System to Ensure Integrated Health Services. IT IS BECOMING INCREASINGLY URGENT THAT CANCER BE RECOGNISED AS A PRIORITY DISEASE THAT REQUIRES SPECIALISED SERVICES AND A … Read More
  • VISION CANCER NEWSLETTER – AUGUST 2017
    VISION Newsletter August 2017 Counterfeit medication epidemic – PinkDrive hits the R1 million mark at Comrades – Launch of Netcare’s new Pinehaven Oncology unit – Support for cancer kids in Namibia – Recovering from prostate surgery  – and much, much more. Click here to … Read More

RSS CANSA – The Cancer Association of South Africa

RSS Fix The Patent Laws

  • Patient groups welcome release of Draft Intellectual Property Policy
    JOHANNESBURG, 14th AUGUST 2017 – On 8 August 2017, the Department of Trade and Industry published the Draft Intellectual Property Policy of the Republic of South Africa, Phase I, 2017. The Fix the Patent Laws Campaign (FTPL) welcomes its publication for public comment. The FTPL, a coalition of 34 patient advocacy groups, welcomes the clear […]
  • Letter to Cabinet Ministers: FTPL requests urgent finalisation of the draft intellectual property policy
    On 7 June 2017, the FTPL coalition sent letters to all government ministers who form part of South Africa’s cabinet asking them to urgently finalise the draft intellectual property policy. The draft policy has been delayed in cabinet for more than 2 months, while people living in South Africa still struggle to access the medicines they […]

RSS Reach for Recovery

  • DONATION OF PROSTHESES TO REACH FOR RECOVERY, DURBAN
    “Donne Ness (of Physio Solutions) presented Jenny Caldwell of Reach for Recovery with a wonderful donation from a sponsor in the USA of prostheses. Reach for Recovery  KZN is over the moon with this donation, as there is a section of the survivor population that have very basic medical insurance plans that exclude the cover […]
  • 50th Anniversary invitation