#Johannesburg

  • Article: How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    Oct. 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The iconic vuvuzela has come a long way in the country since the 2010 football World Cup. Read more

  • Article: #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 13, 2019

    Global Citizen joined the march, which shut down Johannesburg's Stock Exchange. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 10, 2019

    It’ll support those left in distress by violence aimed at African immigrants in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading
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    South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 9, 2019

    Global Citizen marked International Literacy Day with a celebration of kids' access to education. Read more

  • Article: South Africa’s President Makes 7 Pledges to Fight Gender Violence and Xenophobia

    South Africa’s President Makes 7 Pledges to Fight Gender Violence and Xenophobia

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 9, 2019

    The nation has been gripped by violence against women and girls, and African immigrants. Read more

  • Article: South African Singer Sho Madjozi Speaks Out as Xenophobic Attacks Spark Riots

    South African Singer Sho Madjozi Speaks Out as Xenophobic Attacks Spark Riots

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 4, 2019

    Celebrities, politicians, and activists are condemning the attacks sweeping the country. Read more

  • Article: Johannesburg's Mobile Health Clinics Could Help Improve Access to Care for Millions of People

    Johannesburg's Mobile Health Clinics Could Help Improve Access to Care for Millions of People

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 23, 2019

    Only 81 medical clinics are currently managed by the city. Read more

  • Article: South African School Girls to Get HPV Vaccine to Protect Against Cervical Cancer

    South African School Girls to Get HPV Vaccine to Protect Against Cervical Cancer

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 13, 2019

    The hope is to reach 30,000 girls by the end of September. Read more