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Fighting the good fight alongside the Tears Foundation during the 16 Days of Activism...

The South African government launches 16 days of activism for no violence against women and children every year in efforts to eradicate this social...

Japan – South Africa Business Council launched

Japan - South Africa Business Council launches at second SA Investment Conference (SAIC 2019) JOHANNESBURG, 6 NOVEMBER 2019: The establishment of a Japan-South African Business...

Black Friday, Cyber Monday… #GivingTuesdaySA

Giving Tuesday is the global day of giving celebrated on the Tuesday following Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  USD301M (R4.2B) was raised in 2017...

Sihle Ndaba Launches Foundation

Thursday, 25 October 2018 Local television star and BrandSA Play Your Part  Ambassador Sihle Ndaba popularly known as ‘Smangele’ from the hit television telenovela Uzalo, is...

Press release: Memories of the Struggle: Australians Against Apartheid an exhibition by ASAA

A multimedia exhibition that launches this week is to showcase a photographic timeline of events that weaves together a narrative of Australia’s involvement in the...

Ten South African human rights achievements

South Africa has made some astounding strides in recognising and achieving human rights in the past 22 years. In the run up to Human Rights Day, we look back at some milestones.

Brics launches development bank

It has been several years in the planning, but Brics' New Development Bank has opened its doors. It is headquartered in Shanghai and will focus on lending for infrastructure projects in developing nations. It has initial capital of $50-billion, provided by Brics members.

World TB Day: South Africa launches screening campaign

With South Africa having the third highest incidence of TB in the world, the government's latest campaign aimed at encouraging South Africans - particularly those in mining communities, early childhood development centres, and inmates in correctional facilities - to be screened and tested for TB.

UN Women launches civil society group in South Africa

UN Women's Civil Society Advisory Group brings together people from non- governmental organisations, academia, research institutions and the private sector to help the United Nations unit undertake its work towards gender equality in South Africa.

SA government launches smartphone app

The Department of Communications has launched a mobile app that aims to open channels between South Africa's citizens and its government. The app, which makes key information more easily accessible, is available for both iOS and Android smartphone devices.