South Africa is the African continent’s most advanced nation — yet an estimated 3 million of its residents live without electricity. The government says it’s working to improve its infrastructure […]
It was a speech of defiance and undying hope. Zindzi Mandela, then aged 25, stood before thousands of people in Jabulani Stadium, Soweto, and read out the words of her […]
South Africa Moves Towards Low Carbon Footprint Travel – IPS ipsnews.net. Counting on responsible travellers who increasingly seek environmentally friendly alternatives for their holidays, South Africa’s tourism sector wants to […]
Getting impoverished people excited about the environment isn’t always easy. When your main concern in life is putting a meal on the table every day and generally keeping your head […]
Accessible Micro-Loans Help Poor Women in Rural South Africa – IPS ipsnews.net. While women still lag grossly behind men in terms of bringing home the bacon, a new entrepreneurship organisation, […]
South Africa on Thursday announced it has approved a national health insurance proposal aimed at overhauling weak public facilities that serve more than 80 percent of the population.
Millions of children around the country are singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to former South African President Nelson Mandela, to celebrate his 93rd birthday.
A South African community once riven by anti-foreigner violence came together Sunday in the spirit of Nelson Mandela to play a little soccer. The so-called “goodwill games” were among activities […]
South Africa, trying to overcome years of denial and delay in confronting its monumental AIDS crisis, is now in the midst of a feverish buildup of testing, treatment and prevention […]