#South Africa

  • Article: How South Africa Is Tackling Its AIDS Crisis, One Test at a Time
    Health

    How South Africa Is Tackling Its AIDS Crisis, One Test at a Time

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 16, 2018

    There are 7.1 million people living with HIV in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81
    Citizenship

    Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|April 2, 2018

    A polarizing figure, she is remembered for her radical politics. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Pushes to Combat HIV Among Women With Sugar Daddies
    Health

    South Africa Pushes to Combat HIV Among Women With Sugar Daddies

    March 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 10% of young women in South Africa are HIV positive. Read more

  • Article: More Than 1 Million Poor South Africans May Soon Become Homeowners
    Citizenship

    More Than 1 Million Poor South Africans May Soon Become Homeowners

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 15, 2018

    It’s a momentous task, but one that could reduce inequality in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways Nelson Mandela’s Legacy Still Resonates Today
    Citizenship

    7 Ways Nelson Mandela’s Legacy Still Resonates Today

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  David Brand|March 12, 2018

    “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights
    Girls & Women

    4 Ways Nelson Mandela Fought for Women’s Rights

    By Joe McCarthy|March 12, 2018

    “As long as women are bound by poverty, human rights will lack substance.” Read more

  • Article: Emma Thompson's Message On Empowerment Is Something We All Need to Hear
    Girls & Women

    Emma Thompson's Message On Empowerment Is Something We All Need to Hear

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2018

    Nearly 70% of British women didn't report harassment to police. And Thompson has something to say. Read more

  • Article: What Life Is Like on 13 Gallons of Water a Day — Cape Town's New Reality
    Water & Sanitation

    What Life Is Like on 13 Gallons of Water a Day — Cape Town's New Reality

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    Could you stick to the water ration? Read more