#South Africa

  • Article: In a Sea of Denial, This 11-Year-Old South African Activist Is Speaking Out Against Climate Injustice

    In a Sea of Denial, This 11-Year-Old South African Activist Is Speaking Out Against Climate Injustice

    Oct. 16, 2019|Beautiful News

    “I’m marching, singing, and shouting for my right to a liveable future.” Read more

  • Article: This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 14, 2019|Coca-Cola Africa

    The campaign is a global call to action for all of us to eliminate plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Oct. 8, 2019

    The Pan South African Language Board is working to protect the rights of the Deaf community. Read more

  • 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: This South African Activist Is Fighting for Safe Sanitation in Her Hometown

    This South African Activist Is Fighting for Safe Sanitation in Her Hometown

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2019

    Tracey Malawana and Equal Education empower young people to take a stand. Read more

  • Article: This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    Sept. 24, 2019

    Carissa Cupido is from Cape Town's Cape Flats. Now, she's seeking answers about her heritage. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    Sept. 18, 2019|Voice of America

    South African diplomats are visiting seven countries, after attacks that left hundreds displaced. Read more

  • Article: Bonang Matheba Says No Girl Should Miss School Because of Her Period at Johannesburg Premiere of ‘ACTIVATE'

    Bonang Matheba Says No Girl Should Miss School Because of Her Period at Johannesburg Premiere of ‘ACTIVATE'

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 17, 2019

    You can tune in now to watch the new six-part documentary series, all about ending extreme poverty. Read more