#South Africa

  • Article: 4 Lessons the World Can Learn From Africa on Tackling a Health Crisis

    4 Lessons the World Can Learn From Africa on Tackling a Health Crisis

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 7, 2020

    Many African countries have beaten outbreaks before — strengthening the continent's COVID response. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half of All Jobs in Africa Could Be Lost to COVID-19, Warns UN Development Programme

    Nearly Half of All Jobs in Africa Could Be Lost to COVID-19, Warns UN Development Programme

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 6, 2020

    The pandemic threatens to hit the world's poorest nations disproportionately. Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways COVID-19 Lockdowns and Curfews Risk Increasing Already Existing Inequalities in Africa

    3 Ways COVID-19 Lockdowns and Curfews Risk Increasing Already Existing Inequalities in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 2, 2020

    The continent needs to protect the rights of all people, says UNHCR. Read more

  • Article: A Community Project in South Africa Is Using Gumboot Dancing to Empower Young Men

    A Community Project in South Africa Is Using Gumboot Dancing to Empower Young Men

    April 1, 2020

    “I hope to contribute towards the creation of a new generation of young men." Read more

  • Article: 3 Things Africa Needs to Do Right Now to Stop COVID-19 Turning Into a Humanitarian Crisis

    3 Things Africa Needs to Do Right Now to Stop COVID-19 Turning Into a Humanitarian Crisis

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 31, 2020

    Africa has a “very good window of opportunity” to take action. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Inaugural Class of the Global Citizen Fellowship Powered by BeyGOOD in South Africa

    Meet the Inaugural Class of the Global Citizen Fellowship Powered by BeyGOOD in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|March 30, 2020

    The fellowship seeks to address the issue of massive unemployment among young people. Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways South African Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Keeps Showing Up for Girls and Women

    3 Ways South African Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Keeps Showing Up for Girls and Women

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 25, 2020

    She is using her platform as Miss Universe to support leadership and education. Read more

  • Article: Just 1 in 5 Engineers in South Africa Are Women. It Inspired This Engineer to Break Down Barriers.

    Just 1 in 5 Engineers in South Africa Are Women. It Inspired This Engineer to Break Down Barriers.

    March 23, 2020

    “I want to be the role model I never had.” Read more