About Lerato Mogoatlhe

Lerato is content writer & editor at Global Citizen South Africa. She is passionate about Africa and the continent as a home she is fiercely proud of.

Stories

  1. Article: Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania
    Girls & Women

    Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 22, 2019

    Cases of child rape have tripled between 2017 and 2018. Read more

  2. Article: Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS
    Health

    Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2019

    “Empowering sex workers with knowledge and prevention methods is key to protecting their health.” Read more

  3. Article: In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes
    Health

    In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 17, 2019

    The volatile region has become too dangerous for mothers to walk to clinics. Read more

  4. Article: This South African Photographer Is Using Art to Combat TB and HIV/AIDS
    Health

    This South African Photographer Is Using Art to Combat TB and HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 15, 2019

    Damien Schumann's art confronts people with uncomfortable realities to drive change. Read more

  5. Article: There Are Over 9,000 Clinics in Kenya’s Nairobi County. Only 1,079 Are Legal.
    Health

    There Are Over 9,000 Clinics in Kenya’s Nairobi County. Only 1,079 Are Legal.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 14, 2019

    The health crisis revelation follows a crackdown inspired by an activist’s death. Read more

  6. Article: Athletics South Africa Is Going To Appeal Testosterone Ruling Against Caster Semenya
    Girls & Women

    Athletics South Africa Is Going To Appeal Testosterone Ruling Against Caster Semenya

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 14, 2019

    World athletics body IAAF wants Semenya to take hormones or stop racing against other women. Read more

  7. Article: Bye Bye, Balloons: Why This South African Park Banned Them
    Environment

    Bye Bye, Balloons: Why This South African Park Banned Them

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 9, 2019

    The Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens is making a great step. Read more

  8. Article: South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 8, 2019

    The ballot remains one of the most powerful ways to effect change. Read more

  9. Article: Olympian Caster Semenya Could Race for the Last Time as South Africans Rally Behind Her
    Girls & Women

    Olympian Caster Semenya Could Race for the Last Time as South Africans Rally Behind Her

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 3, 2019

    The IAAF ruled that Semenya has to take hormones or stop racing against other women. Read more

  10. Article: Democratic South Africa Turns 25 Years Old Today. Here’s How Things Are Changing for the Better.
    Citizenship

    Democratic South Africa Turns 25 Years Old Today. Here’s How Things Are Changing for the Better.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 26, 2019

    Freedom Day is an important milestone for the country. Read more