In this article Michael Abrams* concretly discusses his approach to reconciliation and building new relationships focussing on work with communities in the Western Cape.
Janise Botstander* gives an account of farmworker Willem Vink’s, skin poisining and his dismissal.
In this article Bongani Bunyonyo* highlights the problems facing community health workers, also known as home based care workers.
Gabriel argues that the Amendments to the Choice of Termination of Pregnancy Act(2008), is an attempt to make important services more accessible to women. She calls on all South Africans to support the needs of others.
Doyal and Hoffman discuss women’s health in South Africa in the context of continuing poverty and gender inequality.
In this article Stevens critically discusses the predominance of funding for HIV/AIDS at the neglect of other important and related areas affecting women’s health.
In this article Stevens gives an overviwe of women’s health in a democratic SA, the new legislation and the challenges, including the role of leadership and civil society.
In this article Morar gives an historical overview of religion and the position of women. He argues that people have a right to follow their own individual conscience, and that women must unite and lead the struggle for their own liberation, actively supported by the Church.