NHI will be cheaper in the end | by Zwelinzima Vavi

NHI will be cheaper in the end | by Zwelinzima Vavi

COSATU GS says the current two tier system is wasteful and unsustainable. Zwelinzima Vavi’s Keynote address to the Emerging Market Healthcare gala dinner, Cape Town, November 19 2011: Thank you very much for inviting me to speak at this prestigious gathering of...

Trade and climate change

There’s an unacknowledged elephant in the climate change debate: trade agreements. These agreements are major unrecognised obstacles to what would otherwise be urgent, rational and fair mitigation or adaptation measures to climate change.A conflict is certain between...

Nuclear power for South Africa? | by Peter Becker

The South African government is planning to order six nuclear reactors at an estimated cost of R1 trillion. What would the consequences of this be?Before we can understand this, we need to have some other plan to compare it to, which requires an understanding of how...