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  1. Article: This South African Organisation Empowers Young Leaders to Challenge Social Issues
    Education

    This South African Organisation Empowers Young Leaders to Challenge Social Issues

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 13, 2018

    Because young people are the key to driving change. Read more

  2. Article: A Huge Fire in Alexandra Has Sparked Outpourings of Support From South Africans
    Citizenship

    A Huge Fire in Alexandra Has Sparked Outpourings of Support From South Africans

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 13, 2018

    The fire destroyed hundreds of homes in one of South Africa's poorest townships. Read more

  3. Article: Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold
    Food & Hunger

    Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold

    Dec. 13, 2018|Voice of America

    The United Nations estimates 2.9 million women and children are severely malnourished. Read more

  4. Article: The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa

    By Kayla James|Dec. 13, 2018

    As US Representative Ed Royce says, “We must get this right.” Read more

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