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Mental Health Awareness: A Nation in Healing

October has been declared Mental Health Awareness month in South Africa, a country like many others in the world that adds a fair share...

Conversations with the Youth: Healing South Africa

By Phindi Maduna Brand South Africa always strives to inspire and empower the country’s citizens to contribute to positive change in the world. South African...

Count yourself in to end violence against women and children

The theme for this year’s 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children is "Count me in: Together moving a non-violent South Africa forward’, a call to citizens to act as a collective to end gender-based violence and child abuse in the country.

Count yourself in to end violence against women and children

The theme for this year’s 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children is "Count me in: Together moving a non-violent South Africa forward’, a call to citizens to act as a collective to end gender-based violence and child abuse in the country.

Ingrid Jonker – the child is not dead

The memory of poet Ingrid Jonker lives on in South Africa. She inspired Nelson Mandela to quote her poem in his inauguration speech and she posthumously received the Order of Ikhamanga for her contribution to literature and commitment to the struggle for human rights. Her work is loved around the world.

Ingrid Jonker – the child is not dead

The memory of poet Ingrid Jonker lives on in South Africa. She inspired Nelson Mandela to quote her poem in his inauguration speech and she posthumously received the Order of Ikhamanga for her contribution to literature and commitment to the struggle for human rights. Her work is loved around the world.

A fun approach to science teaching

Two women from Wits University’s Institute for Human Evolution are inspiring a new generation of scientists in South Africa by reaching out to children who have not had much exposure to career opportunities in the discipline.
Fossils tell the mammal story

Art and tradition

Traditions may have existed for hundreds of years, or may be just a few decades old - two recent art exhibitions in Johannesburg challenge viewers to re-think their assumptions about what tradition implies.
Kentridge gets 2010 Kyoto Prize

South Africa’s substance abuse helpline

The South African Depression and Anxiety Group has partnered with the government in launching a toll-free substance abuse helpline - 0800 121314 - to increase access to help, support and treatment for substance users.