About Hlumelo Siphe Williams

Hlumelo Siphe Williams is a Global Citizen contributor based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Writing is a big part of her life and she has written for a number of blogs, magazines, and other online platforms. Hlumelo spends her time reading, writing, and making great memories with family and friends. She is particularly interested in gender, and youth education.

Stories

  1. Article: This Incredible South African Organisation Is Empowering Young People Through Art
    Education

    This Incredible South African Organisation Is Empowering Young People Through Art

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 12, 2018

    During the 2010 World Cup, the organisation Lalela was born. Read more

  2. Article: These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World
    Water & Sanitation

    These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 7, 2018

    In Africa, 1 in 10 girls are having their education interrupted because of their periods. Read more

  3. Article: Mandela's Legacy Lives on in South Africa Through Its Young People
    OpinionCitizenship

    Mandela's Legacy Lives on in South Africa Through Its Young People

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 24, 2018

    On the year that marks 100 years since Mandela's birth, his legacy still thrives and inspires. Read more

  4. Article: 3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month
    OpinionGirls & Women

    3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 16, 2018

    We still have a long way to go. Read more