Africa rising

Africa’s time is now. In academic studies, institutional reports, business journals and the mass media a new story about Africa is emerging: one of growth, progress, peace, potential and profitability.
Zimbabwe ready for investors

Think Beyond

Think Beyond is a philanthropic fraternity that uses inspirational rhetoric and pop culture to encourage and inspire the youth to become ambassadors of social transformation

Africa takes charge of its heritage

Participants at Africa’s first-ever international world heritage conference, held under the auspices of the Unesco World Heritage Centre, have declared the event to be a success.
World heritage in South Africa

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

Giving rhinos a voice through art

Through her conscious art background, Cape Town-based artist Nix Davies is doing her bit to help fight the current plight of South Africa’s rhino population, which continues to drop in large numbers due to poaching.

More women engineers for South Africa

South Africa, as with other parts of the world, has few qualified women engineers, but this situation is being addressed by GirlEng, an organisation which aims to develop, motivate and empower women in engineering.
SA scientists win AU awards

SA delegation confident ahead of COP17

Water and Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa, the leader of South Africa's delegation to COP 17, says "exam fever" is the best analogy to explain how the government is feeling just days ahead of the United Nations climate summit.

South Africa’s SKA bid gets new campaign

South Africa's bid to host the Square Kilometre Array is gathering momentum with the launch of Full Moon Fever, a new campaign aimed at drumming up national support for the initiative.
MeerKAT in demand among scientists

India’s Wipro to expand in South Africa

India-based ICT and business process outsourcing company Wipro Technologies plans to set up a strategic delivery centre in South Africa that will create job opportunities for about 1 000 skilled professionals over the next three years.

South African dairy body takes top accolade

South Africa's dairy industry shone at the International Dairy Federation's 2011 Innovation Awards in Parma, Italy recently, producing both finalists and winners.
Southern Africa's greenest dairy