#South Africa

  • Article: Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 24, 2019

    The tax was scrapped last year but the minister of finance says it’s not working. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Is About to Host the Country’s First Electric Car Road Trip
    Environment

    South Africa Is About to Host the Country’s First Electric Car Road Trip

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 24, 2019

    South Africa is the 14th largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world. Read more

  • Article: This Schoolgirl Was Born Without Arms, But She Won't Let It Stop Her Succeeding
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Schoolgirl Was Born Without Arms, But She Won't Let It Stop Her Succeeding

    June 21, 2019|Beautiful News

    Mbali Mahlale is already the epitome of independence, resilience, and positivity. Read more

  • Article: Why Everyone in South Africa Should Care About the Country’s Human Capital
    PartnerCitizenship

    Why Everyone in South Africa Should Care About the Country’s Human Capital

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 21, 2019

    Knowledge, skills, and health are all essential to empowering people to realise their potential. Read more

  • Article: South African Women Just Stopped One of the Biggest Music Stars in Africa From Performing
    Girls & Women

    South African Women Just Stopped One of the Biggest Music Stars in Africa From Performing

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 21, 2019

    “Koffi Olomide has a documented history of committing violence directed at women.” Read more

  • Article: Pupils in This South African Community Haven’t Been to School in 4 Months
    Education

    Pupils in This South African Community Haven’t Been to School in 4 Months

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 20, 2019

    Community leaders insist that the community shutdown will go on until they get a tar road. Read more

  • Article: Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.
    ImpactCitizenship

    Governments Agree That Human Capital Matters. Now It’s Time to Act.

    By Sophie Barbier|June 19, 2019

    Here’s how the World Bank, entrepreneurs, and governments are prioritizing human capital Read more

  • Article: Meet the Man on a Mission to Fight Youth Drug Addiction in South Africa
    Health

    Meet the Man on a Mission to Fight Youth Drug Addiction in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|June 14, 2019

    A former addict himself, Itumeleng Selepe knows first-hand how addiction can destroy lives. Read more