#South Africa

  • Article: A South African Maths and Science Teacher Was Just Named Teacher of the Year

    A South African Maths and Science Teacher Was Just Named Teacher of the Year

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 20, 2019

    Khangelani Sibiya’s classes are a song and dance. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Needs to Turn Waste Into Worth to Beat Plastic Pollution

    South Africa Needs to Turn Waste Into Worth to Beat Plastic Pollution

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Coca-Cola Africa|Dec. 20, 2019

    The Minister of Environmental Affairs hosted a Plastics Colloquium with stakeholders. Read more

  • Feature: Global Citizen's Action Taker of the Week: Palesa Mokoenanyane from Johannesburg

    Global Citizen's Action Taker of the Week: Palesa Mokoenanyane from Johannesburg

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 13, 2019

    "If each one of us makes even one small contribution, we really can make a huge impact." Read more

  • Article: We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 9, 2019

    No girl should be missing school because of their period. Read more

  • Article: Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi Is Now Miss Universe. Her Speech Has a Powerful Message for Every Girl.

    Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi Is Now Miss Universe. Her Speech Has a Powerful Message for Every Girl.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 9, 2019

    Tunzi said she wants girls to see themselves reflected in her. Read more

  • Article: 'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    'When You Shine, the Whole World Is Illuminated,' Melinda Gates Tells Johannesburg Audience

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 6, 2019

    Gates joined journalist Redi Tlhabi to talk gender equality and her book "The Moment of Lift." Read more

  • Article: This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    From Beautiful News|Dec. 4, 2019

    Othembele Dyantyi is already a force of nature. Read more

  • Article: How I Lost My Brother to the Stigma Surrounding HIV/AIDS in South Africa
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    How I Lost My Brother to the Stigma Surrounding HIV/AIDS in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 3, 2019

    HIV is not a death sentence, stigma is. Read more