Samsung joins forces with Habitat for Humanity
Samsung joins forces with Habitat for Humanity

Showing commitment to community upliftment, Samsung South Africa partnered with Habitat for Humanity South Africa...

14 Nov 2018

How can corporates support social enterprises in South Africa?
How can corporates support social enterprises in South Africa?

Rachael Millson, African Partnerships Director, Social Enterprise Academy South Africa, looks at how corporates can support the rapidly growing social enterprise sector in South Africa...

Issued by Trialogue 13 Nov 2018

Gavin Rajah launches NPO to upskill vulnerable women
Gavin Rajah launches NPO to upskill vulnerable women

The White Light Movement is a new non-profit organisation aimed at providing empowerment to women who have been victims of gender-based violence and abuse...

12 Nov 2018

South Africa is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?
South Africa is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?

President Cyril Ramaphosa has been working hard to improve South Africa's economic situation...

By Danny Bradlow 12 Nov 2018

First-aid training benefits community and UCT medical students
First-aid training benefits community and UCT medical students

As part of their fourth-year Health in Context block, medical students from University of Cape Town (UCT) taught basic first-aid skills to Mitchell's Plain residents...

6 Nov 2018

#Newsmaker: Giant Films' Sam Coleman and A Guardian
#Newsmaker: Giant Films' Sam Coleman and A Guardian

Giant Films in collaboration with an international team of creatives recently completed an anti-poaching, 90-second film for Over and Above Africa...

By Jessica Tennant 6 Nov 2018

#GivingTuesdaySA officially launches in South Africa
#GivingTuesdaySA officially launches in South Africa

This October 30th, join fellow South Africans as we celebrate the spirit of Ubuntu and launch #GivingTuesdaySA in partnership with Brand South Africa...

Issued by Brand South Africa 30 Oct 2018

Sea of pink as over 13,000 walk as one for those affected by cancer
Sea of pink as over 13,000 walk as one for those affected by cancer

Perfect weather helped draw an enthusiastic record crowd of over 13,000 walkers for the annual Algoa FM Big Walk for Cancer presented by the Eastern Cape Department of Health on Saturday, 27 October...

Issued by Algoa FM 30 Oct 2018

R3m upgrade for Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital complete
R3m upgrade for Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital complete

The new occupational therapy and sports facilities at Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital were opened this month, coinciding with Mental Health Awareness Month...

29 Oct 2018

PinkDrive CEO Noelene Kotschan is one of Africa's most influential women
PinkDrive CEO Noelene Kotschan is one of Africa's most influential women

Noelene Kotschan, CEO and founder of PinkDrive has been recognised as one of Africa's Most Influential Women in Business and Government...

29 Oct 2018

LeadSA Changemakers 2018 celebrates positive changemakers
LeadSA Changemakers 2018 celebrates positive changemakers

The 4th Lead SA Changemakers conference took place at GIBS in Illovo, Johannesburg. The event which celebrates active citizenry was attended by more than one hundred delegates...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 25 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

Professor Thuli Madonsela, Law Trust chair of social justice in the Faculty of Law at Stellenbosch University (SU)
Thuli Madonsela to lead discussions at first Social Justice M-Plan Expert Roundtable

The ultimate outcome of the roundtable is to work towards "breaking the back of poverty and inequality" in South Africa...

24 Oct 2018

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How you can help the millions of SA children who go to bed more than a little "hangry" every night

"Hangry" is a word that has slipped into the English language...

By Kelvin Glen 23 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

Siya Kolisi announced as Global Citizen: Mandela 100 advocate with key focus on hunger and nutrition
Siya Kolisi announced as Global Citizen: Mandela 100 advocate with key focus on hunger and nutrition

International advocacy organisation Global Citizen has announced that Siya Kolisi will become an advocate for the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100...

Issued by OnPoint PR 19 Oct 2018

1000 Women Trust launches ICT facility at Saartjie Baartman Centre
1000 Women Trust launches ICT facility at Saartjie Baartman Centre

The 1000 Women Trust and its partners have launched a new fully furbished women's ICT centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre in Cape Town...

18 Oct 2018

#ShovaForHope - 4 heroes, 106km, 2 charities, 1 goal
#ShovaForHope - 4 heroes, 106km, 2 charities, 1 goal

Expand a Sign's #ShovaForHope programme focuses on four heroes, 106km for two charities - with one goal in mind - raising awareness and money for vulnerable children in KwaZulu-Natal...

Issued by Expand a Sign 17 Oct 2018

Should vegans avoid avocados and almonds?
Should vegans avoid avocados and almonds?

A video recently doing the rounds on Facebook included a segment from the BBC comedy quiz show QI. The video asks which of avocados, almonds, melon, kiwi or butternut squash are suitable for vegans...

By Dominic Wilkinson 17 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

LeadSA Changemakers Conference 2018
LeadSA Changemakers Conference 2018

The fourth Lead SA Changemakers conference will take place on Saturday, 20 October, at GIBS in Illovo, Johannesburg...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 8 Oct 2018

Clover Nutrikids donates house to CHOC
Clover Nutrikids donates house to CHOC

On 28 September, the Clover Nutrikids brand handed over the keys to a newly renovated six-bedroom property to the CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation...

Issued by Clover 2 Oct 2018

#BI4Gov: Why Day Zero was less nudge effect, more kick-in-the-butt effect
#BI4Gov: Why Day Zero was less nudge effect, more kick-in-the-butt effect

Ever wondered how nudges turn into true behavioural change that benefits society? With the Western Cape's recent #DayZero success as a prime example, all was revealed at SA's first-ever two-day #BI4Gov Behavioural Insights conference, held at the CTICC over 27 and 28 September 2018...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Sep 2018

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Empowering women lies at the centre of controlling population growth in Africa

I think about the future of my continent in terms of three questions: Are Africans healthy? Do they have access to a good education? And do they have opportunities to apply their skills?

By Alex Ezeh 28 Sep 2018

Ubuntu Pathways to host annual gala in Joburg
Ubuntu Pathways to host annual gala in Joburg

The 19th annual Ubuntu Pathways Gala will this year take place on 25 October at Fox Junction in Johannesburg...

25 Sep 2018

Call for Famous Brands to commit to cage-free eggs
Call for Famous Brands to commit to cage-free eggs

Multi-faith environmental NGO SAFCEI has launched a public campaign urging restaurant franchisor, Famous Brands, to commit to go "cage-free" for all its hens and their eggs by 2025...

21 Sep 2018

Asking customers to donate when they buy stuff may be good for business
Asking customers to donate when they buy stuff may be good for business

Cashiers asking customers to donate small sums to charity while they're at cash registers is becoming a big business...

By Benjamin Lawrence 21 Sep 2018

Drought and business: more action, less rhetoric
Drought and business: more action, less rhetoric

South Africa's current drought affects people at home, but more important to our economy is the damage to businesses...

By Dr Jo Burgess 20 Sep 2018

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Climate change, water and the spread of diseases: connecting the dots differently

Half a century ago concerns about climate change, environment vulnerability, population density and the sustainability of earth systems reached a broad audience.

By Lenore Manderson 17 Sep 2018

Mina Foundation launches 3000 For Change campaign
Mina Foundation launches 3000 For Change campaign

The Mina Foundation has launched a new campaign titled 3000 For Change as it aims to raise enough funds to be able to educate and donate a Mina cup to underprivileged girls in SA...

11 Sep 2018

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