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Episode 162: Ravi Naidoo takes us through 21 years of Design Indaba - Part 1

Date: 11 Feb 2016
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Save a Tamar becomes The Rahab Project to align with international programme - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Save a Tamar becomes The Rahab Project to align with international programme

The Rahab Project is an initiative by UCKG pastors' wives who work with victims of traumatic experiences and people suffering from deep-seated complexes, feelings of insecurity and low self-esteem...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God

FCB Cape Town and Hellocomputer give Cancer Association of South Africa 'balls' - FCB Africa
FCB Cape Town and Hellocomputer give Cancer Association of South Africa 'balls'

There are certain things men don't like to talk about: their favourite team losing, when they last cried during a movie, and their balls...

Issued by FCB Africa

Communicating CSI goals - lessons shared
Communicating CSI goals - lessons shared

Tshikululu Social Investments, with support from the FirstRand Foundation (FRF), and in partnership with GrantCraft has developed a Corporate Social Investment (CSI) guide that focuses on communicating for impact in the South African context...

The Rainbow Nation brand concept constricts social responsibility engagement - Forever Friday
The Rainbow Nation brand concept constricts social responsibility engagement

Corporate social investment has become a strange, expensive and non-influential exercise to many companies and SMMEs and now seems to hit confusion after analysing the impact in our "Rainbow Nation"...

By JJ van Niekerk, Issued by Forever Friday

Entries open for 'The Bobs - Best of Online Activism'
Entries open for 'The Bobs - Best of Online Activism'

Entries for the 2016 'Bobs - Best of Online Activism' are now open until 3 March 2016. The Deutsche Welle (DW) awards honour exemplary efforts to promote online freedom of expression and civil society...

Worx Group is in the market for fresh, young talent! - The Worx Group
Worx Group is in the market for fresh, young talent!

As we grow into 2016 the Worx Group is looking for five ambitious and passionate young people to join its Incubate Internship Programme for the year, with the prospect of staying...

Issued by The Worx Group

Heart FM teams up with Newborns Groote Schuur Trust to save premature babies - Heart FM
Heart FM teams up with Newborns Groote Schuur Trust to save premature babies

Heart FM has once again put their hearts into the cause and partnered with Newborns Groote Schuur Trust, Cape Argus and Pick 'n Pay to raise much needed funds for the Little by Little campaign aimed at expanding and upgrading the Groote Schuur Neonatal Unit...

Issued by Heart FM

Women in Action marks World Cancer Day - 4 February 2016 - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Women in Action marks World Cancer Day - 4 February 2016

"We can, I can" is the ethos embedded in the Women in Action's ongoing "It's all about you" campaign which educates, empowers and equips cancer patients and their families when a cancer diagnosis is received...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God

Tebs films 'Lebo the Great' for KidneyBeanz - Propeller Films
Tebs films 'Lebo the Great' for KidneyBeanz

Director, scriptwriter and ex-advertising creative, Tebs Mosothoane of Propeller Films, has written and directed a heart rendering TVC for The KidneyBeanz Trust, which supports children with severe kidney diseases...

Issued by Propeller Films

© sujin Jetkasettakorn – 123RF.com
CSI that makes a real difference

Globalisation, connectivity, and common interests are uniting formerly unrelated groups. But how do you manage reputation in the fast-moving context of digital media...

By Jeff Nemeth

When the client says it's bloody good, they know what they're talking about - Spitfire Films
When the client says it's bloody good, they know what they're talking about

Convincing people to donate blood is a never-ending emergency. And when you have an emergency, Spitfire has Markstry...

Issued by Spitfire Films

Start Network partners with Quirk in mission to innovate, collaborate and catalyse change in humanitarian aid - Quirk
Start Network partners with Quirk in mission to innovate, collaborate and catalyse change in humanitarian aid

Start Network, a global network of humanitarian agencies with a mission to "Connect people in crisis with the best possible solutions" has selected Quirk as its digital communications partner...

Issued by Quirk

Thirsti Natural Spring Water and Operation Hydrate aid a country on its knees
Thirsti Natural Spring Water and Operation Hydrate aid a country on its knees

Thirsti Natural Spring Water has teamed up with Operation Hydrate, Shoprite Checkers and Mango Airlines to ensure communities across South Africa are getting sufficient drinking water...

Issued by Sugar The Agency

Submit entries to Nelson Mandela-Graça Machel Innovation Awards now
Submit entries to Nelson Mandela-Graça Machel Innovation Awards now

Entries for the 2016 Nelson Mandela-Graça Machel Innovation Awards close for submission on 17 January 2016...

HospiceWits Tree of Light delights 1,200 people of all ages - Mortimer Harvey
HospiceWits Tree of Light delights 1,200 people of all ages

The HospiceWits Tree of Light Ceremony was a great success, with approximately 1,200 people attending to celebrate love and life at the Tree of Light Lawn at the Johannesburg Zoo, on Sunday, 13 December...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey

Cape Town to host sustainability conference
Cape Town to host sustainability conference

Sustainable Brands has expanded its global conference network to Cape Town, South Africa with SB'16 Cape Town scheduled for 14-17 May 2016 at City Hall...

You are the only person responsible for your success - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
You are the only person responsible for your success

The final meeting of Godllywood, a group of women within the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God, looked back on the achievements and accomplishments of the year and looked forward to all that lies ahead...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God

Social development on Technology Innovation World award - AfriGIS
Social development on Technology Innovation World award

The Department of Social Development's Gender-Based Violence Command Centre, powered by AfriGIS solutions, has been recognised with various awards, both nationally and internationally, since its launch in 2014...

Issued by AfriGIS

Zinto continues to rally support for #100ShoesforAlex from corporate sponsors and the community - Zinto Activation Group
Zinto continues to rally support for #100ShoesforAlex from corporate sponsors and the community

The Zinto Marketing Group intends to honour its commitment to give back to the community by donating new school shoes to lesser-resourced children in Alexandra Township...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group

CEO SleepOut demonstrates media support for reality fund-raising
CEO SleepOut demonstrates media support for reality fund-raising

The CEO SleepOut, held in South Africa for the first time on 18 June 2015, not only attracted very high media figures but also achieved 98% of its participant target and 104% of its donation target...

HospiceWits Tree of Light ceremony - Mortimer Harvey
HospiceWits Tree of Light ceremony

HospiceWits will host its annual Tree of Light tree-lighting ceremony on Sunday, 13 December at the Joburg Zoo, starting at 5pm and continuing until 8pm...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey

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African startups named among 100 most inspiring uses of tech

Eight African startups and organisations have been named among the 2015 Nominet Trust 100 (NT100), a global celebration of the most inspiring uses...

By Tom Jackson

Jackal Berry MTB Cycle Challenge 2015 - BMi Research
Jackal Berry MTB Cycle Challenge 2015

The fifth annual Jackal Berry MTB Cycle Challenge took place on 27 and 28 November, with riders and sponsors setting a goal of raising R250,000 for the Ubuhle Christian School in Bronkhorstspruit...

Issued by BMi Research

Sustainable Brands announces expansion of Brand Innovation Conference to SA - Change Agent Collective
Sustainable Brands announces expansion of Brand Innovation Conference to SA

Sustainable Brands has announced the expansion of its global conference and Cape Town is set to host senior brand and sustainability leaders from 14-17 May 2016 at City Hall...

Issued by Change Agent Collective

Red Cherry Media's CSI company Touch Africa generated over R950,000 in added value media exposure - Red Cherry Media
Red Cherry Media's CSI company Touch Africa generated over R950,000 in added value media exposure

Touch Africa is a section 21, non-government organisation whose primary mission and vision is "making school a better place". Touch Africa administers the flagship CSI project of AVBOB, the Container Library Project...

Issued by Red Cherry Media

New dad Zuckerberg vows to give away Facebook fortune
New dad Zuckerberg vows to give away Facebook fortune

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg announced on Tuesday he is a dad and pledged to give away his fortune to make the world a "better place" for baby daughter Maxima and others...

Women urged to break the silence on abuse - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Women urged to break the silence on abuse

Participating for the fifth year in the annual 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children, Women in Action and Godllywood's Save a Tamar trauma counsellors encourage women to break the silence and begin the journey from victim to victor...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God

A human crisis - NATIVE VML
A human crisis

NATIVE VML took the opportunity to create a healthy conversation on social media about the dehumanising connotations of the word, "refugee": to remind the world that these people are human beings with real fears, hopes and dreams...

Issued by NATIVE VML

Driving for change with Son - Son
Driving for change with Son

Son recently hosted its first Golf Day at Bellville Golf Club to promote awareness and raise funds to further the education of economically disadvantaged South African learners...

Issued by Son

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