#Cape Town

  • Article: Cape Town Wants to Build Affordable Housing Near Jobs to Fight Climate Change
    Environment

    Cape Town Wants to Build Affordable Housing Near Jobs to Fight Climate Change

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The proposed homes would be built on land left undeveloped after apartheid. Read more

  • 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

  • Feature: A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment
    FeatureEnvironment

    A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment

    By Olivia KestinJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 31, 2018

    People know the world is in crisis, but what does it look like? Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Is on Her First Visit to Africa as Prime Minister. This Is What She’s Focusing on.
    Citizenship

    Theresa May Is on Her First Visit to Africa as Prime Minister. This Is What She’s Focusing on.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 28, 2018

    As Brexit looms, May is exploring a renewed partnership between Britain and Africa. Read more

  • Feature: This Photographer Spent Years Documenting the Public and Private Life of Nelson Mandela
    FeatureCitizenship

    This Photographer Spent Years Documenting the Public and Private Life of Nelson Mandela

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 17, 2018

    "You just didn’t see him, unless he was at home in his own private room, you didn’t see him alone." Read more

  • Article: This Marine Expert Wants to Tow an Iceberg to Cape Town to Solve the Water Crisis
    Water & Sanitation

    This Marine Expert Wants to Tow an Iceberg to Cape Town to Solve the Water Crisis

    By Joanna Prisco|July 5, 2018

    Is it just crazy enough to work? Read more

  • Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Aims for 'Zero Carbon' Buildings
    Environment

    South Africa Aims for 'Zero Carbon' Buildings

    May 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From LED lights to rooftop solar panels, South Africa's cities are working to cut emissions. Read more