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Making a difference differently, this Mandela Month

Mandela Month was celebrated differently this year by many South Africans, and globally. The constraints of a Covid-19-reality have meant that people could not go out into vulnerable communities to make a positive difference...

Issued by Havas Johannesburg 2 days ago

The Global Citizen Fellowship Program powered by BeyGood offers 10 paid, year-long placements in South Africa annually

Global Citizen Africa has announced candidates for the second annual Global Citizen Fellowship Program powered by BeyGood...

Issued by OnPoint PR 30 Jul 2020

#YouthMonth: Creating an inclusive industry where youth can thrive

This Youth Month, the country celebrated the 44th anniversary of the June 16th uprising. However, we still suffer from massive youth unemployment and not enough meaningful economic participation for young people...

By Neo Makhele, Issued by Ogilvy South Africa 1 Jul 2020

SAIBPP provides stepping stones for next generation of black property professionals

Through its initiatives, such as its bursary fund and Young Professionals Forum, the South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) aims to nurture the next generation of black property leaders and professionals...

1 Jul 2020

Changing the narrative and living the legacy of the Class of '76

Forty four years later, as South Africa remembers this significant moment, a young woman, the host of #SistaHoodHour Twitter chat, Mrs Phumeza Langa, reminisces on the freedom that moment afforded to her and many young South Africans...

Issued by Brand South Africa 30 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: How an unexpected passion for property altered Chelsea Brown's career path

A UJ alumna, Chelsea Brown has found her passion in property, especially after recognising the many opportunities the field holds for SA's youth...

By Sindy Peters 30 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Working to get our youth ready for life in a post-Covid-19 world

For the first time in our history - and hopefully the last - Youth Month 2020 falls in the middle of a global health crisis, which has had a staggering social and economic impact on the people of South Africa...

By Larisha Naidoo 29 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: We need to empower the youth

June is Youth Month in South Africa and this year, Pride Factor Academy kickstarted the conversation with Bizcommunity, by launching the 'Have Your Say' campaign...

29 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Telling stories that matter - Q&A with filmmaker Katya Abedian

Young South African/Iranian filmmaker of award-winning short film Skin Diver, Katya Abedian, shares her thought process behind her creations, gives tips for aspiring filmmakers and advice on staying creative (and kind) during a pandemic...

By Ruth Cooper 29 Jun 2020

Dr Tony Igboamalu named SAPSA Young Engineering Professional of the Year

Dr Tony Igboamalu, currently employed by Aurecon, has been named the South African Professional Services Awards Young Engineering Professional of the Year for 2019/2020...

29 Jun 2020

Spottmedia puts the spotlight on youth entrepreneurs

The month of June is recognised on a national scale as Youth Month, and Spottmedia decided that it is an opportune time to allow youth entrepreneurs to speak about their businesses...

29 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: How Hasheel Tularam developed his outdoor addiction into a fulfilling career

Hasheel Tularam is a senior environmental scientist at SRK Consulting. He's passionate about protecting and preserving the natural environment and feels blessed to live in a country so full of natural beauty...

26 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: MiHeart Project looks to empower a new generation

As South Africa looks to revive its economy, the predicted negative impact of the Covid-19 crisis on the South African job market is significant...

26 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Jozi lovebirds blossom into business owners

Thula Ndema and Thato Masondo are partners in life and in work. Operating from their shop in Victoria Yards, they make artisanal sorbet in a range of seasonal combinations...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 26 Jun 2020

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