#South Africa

  • 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|Oct. 25, 2018

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

  • Article: All the Ways Global Citizens in South Africa Can Be Part of New York’s 2018 Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    All the Ways Global Citizens in South Africa Can Be Part of New York’s 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    Sept. 28, 2018

    It’ll get you so ready for Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 in Johannesburg this December! Read more

  • Article: An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?
    Citizenship

    An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 28, 2018

    It’s vital that universities drive progress to keep LGBTQ+ students safe, secure, and empowered. Read more

  • Article: This Amazing Solar-Powered Cinema Is Sharing South Africa's Stories
    Citizenship

    This Amazing Solar-Powered Cinema Is Sharing South Africa's Stories

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 27, 2018

    Films spark debate and shape culture — and this cinema is bringing them to everyone. Read more

  • Article: Rape of a Girl, 7, in a Restaurant Toilet Sparks Disgust in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    Rape of a Girl, 7, in a Restaurant Toilet Sparks Disgust in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 26, 2018

    The attack in Pretoria has sparked calls for urgent action to protect women and girls. Read more

  • Article: South African President Ramaphosa Honours Nelson Mandela In His Debut UN Speech
    Citizenship

    South African President Ramaphosa Honours Nelson Mandela In His Debut UN Speech

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 26, 2018

    A statue of Mandela, South Africa’s first democratic president, was also unveiled this week. Read more

  • Article: Connecting for a Better Tomorrow: Vodacom and Global Citizen Team Up to Create Change in South Africa
    PartnerCitizenship

    Connecting for a Better Tomorrow: Vodacom and Global Citizen Team Up to Create Change in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 26, 2018|Vodacom Group

    Join the movement and#BeTheGeneration that aims to end extreme poverty by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Melinda Gates Names Top South African Businesswoman Co-Chair of Global All-Women Philanthropy Group
    Girls & Women

    Melinda Gates Names Top South African Businesswoman Co-Chair of Global All-Women Philanthropy Group

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 25, 2018

    Melinda Gates passes over co-chairmanship of the Maverick Collective to Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe. Read more