#Johannesburg

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

    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

  • Article: How One Transgender Woman Navigates Being Trans at Work in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    How One Transgender Woman Navigates Being Trans at Work in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 1, 2019

    As one woman from Soweto tells Global Citizen, discrimination is often worst in the workplace. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Doctor in South Africa Who Lets Patients Pay Whatever They Can Afford
    Health

    Meet the Doctor in South Africa Who Lets Patients Pay Whatever They Can Afford

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 24, 2019

    Dr. Paulo de Valdoleiros wants to make quality health care accessible for everyone. Read more

  • Article: This South African Woman Invented a Toilet That Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush
    Water & Sanitation

    This South African Woman Invented a Toilet That Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 19, 2019

    “Our toilet uses so little water that even rural communities could use it.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice
    Citizenship

    5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 17, 2019

    Spread the spirit of Ubuntu in 67 minutes. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments
    ImpactCitizenship

    6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.” Read more

  • Article: South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time
    Education

    South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Children need to be taught that reading is enjoyable!” Read more

  • Article: The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes
    Finance & Innovation

    The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2019

    Lack of housing is one of the biggest problems in the city. Read more