#MandelaMonth

Here's how to navigate the complexity of philanthropy
Here's how to navigate the complexity of philanthropy

An increasing number of South Africans are getting involved in giving, making regular donations to different non-profits...

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#Mandela100: Centenary of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela's birth - a tribute in poems
#Mandela100: Centenary of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela's birth - a tribute in poems

The centenary of the birth of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela offers a rich opportunity to reflect on the life of South Africa's extraordinary political leader...

By Louise Bethlehem and Karin Berkman 1 day ago

Planning for future water security in a nexus paradigm

From a water perspective, we live in a 'world of Cape Towns'...

By Dhesigen Naidoo 3 hours ago

R5m in bursaries available from Bursary Lottery

The newly launched Bursarylottery.co.za aims to connect South African students with financial assistance options to further their education...

21 hours ago

Samrand keeps its cool

Despite the sweltering summer heat in Gauteng in recent years, the Samrand data centre has literally kept its cool with an average annual PUE of 1.2 over three years.

Issued by Hetzner 22 hours ago

Growth in store for SA's first deaf-run coffee shop

I Love Coffee, a Cape-based social enterprise that trains and employs deaf baristas to work as frontline staff in its stores, plans to open as many as five new outlets over the next twelve months...

1 day ago

Was the water shortage caused by farmers, city dwellers or drought?

Much has been argued about the causes of the 2017 Cape Town water crisis...

By Piotr Wolski 1 day ago

#Mandela100: Africa needs leaders who live and exude integrity

Africa's new generation of leaders could learn a thing or two about how to become great, but it takes much more to become an extraordinary leader like Nelson Mandela...

By Rudo Kwaramba-Kayombo 1 day ago

Cryptocurrency to power solar projects

With more than one-billion people still living without electricity, which severely inhibits economic development and basic human rights including health, education, safety and security...

1 day ago

Gay couples complain of discrimination at Home Affairs

A 32-year-old gay woman from Khayelitsha said she recently tried to marry her partner at the Khayelitsha Home Affairs office but the official refused...

By Tariro Washinyira 1 day ago

#Mandela100: 'We have no choice but to move forward' - Obama

"Let me tell you what I believe. I believe in Nelson Mandela's vision, I believe in a vision shared by Gandhi and King..."

2 days ago

#Mandela100: Mandela Centennial Scholarship Programme launched

The Mandela Institute for Development Studies in partnership with Graça Machel Trust and the Africa Leadership University (ALU) will today, 18 July, announce...

2 days ago

#Mandela100: Collaborative event helps SA's youth get work ready

MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet recently partnered with Better SA to host a collaborative volunteer event to help address youth unemployment in SA...

2 days ago

#Mandela100: Obama pays tribute to Mandela and invites the world to find its better angels

The world is celebrating the memory and legacy of one of Africa's most illustrious leaders, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela...

By Cheryl Hendricks and Keith Gottschalk 2 days ago

#Mandela100: Obama and active citizenship: why his Mandela address matters

Former US President Barack Obama's Nelson Mandela Annual lecture in honour of the centennial commemoration of Mandela's birth is slated to be...

By Aaron X. Smith 3 days ago

Dlamini-Zuma urges BRICS Youth Summit to prioritise gender equality

Minister in the presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has encouraged delegates at the BRICS Youth Summit to pay particular attention to...

3 days ago

67 minutes for Madiba

This Mandela Day Sizanani and Eskilz will be visiting Mother of Peace Orphanage and are looking for sponsors to assist them in making a difference in these kids' lives...

Issued by Eskilz College 3 days ago

AECOM Trust prioritises women empowerment with 3 more bursary recipients

AECOM is providing financial assistance to young women in previously disadvantaged communities, awarding bursaries through its Educational Trust...

3 days ago

Goedgedacht popup classroom

The Goedgedacht Trust is an organisation that builds schools in impoverished areas throughout Africa - opening the door to success through learning...

Issued by Bittersuite 3 days ago

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