#South Africa

  • Article: South Africa Just Banned the Apartheid Flag
    Citizenship

    South Africa Just Banned the Apartheid Flag

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 21, 2019

    The Equality Court made the historic ruling. Read more

  • Article: South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot
    Water & Sanitation

    South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 20, 2019

    “You don’t have to hide just because you are on your period,” Madjozi said. Read more

  • Article: I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action
    Environment

    I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action

    Aug. 14, 2019

    Cliff Kendall is one of 1,100 doctors supporting Extinction Rebellion’s climate action. Read more

  • Article: How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place
    Education

    How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 14, 2019

    “You should know that happiness is your birthright.” Read more

  • Article: South African Singer Lira Is Africa’s First Barbie Doll. Here's Why That's a Huge Deal.
    Girls & Women

    South African Singer Lira Is Africa’s First Barbie Doll. Here's Why That's a Huge Deal.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 14, 2019

    Representation is inspiration. Read more

  • 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: Universal Healthcare Is Going to Cost South Africa R256 Billion to Implement By 2022
    Health

    Universal Healthcare Is Going to Cost South Africa R256 Billion to Implement By 2022

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 12, 2019

    The National Health Insurance bill will help more South Africans access medical services. Read more

  • Article: This South African Doctor Survived Tuberculosis. Now She's Working to Fight It.
    AdvocacyHealth

    This South African Doctor Survived Tuberculosis. Now She's Working to Fight It.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 9, 2019

    In 2017, 10 million people became sick with TB and 1.6 million died. Read more