Call for Applications: MINDS East Africa Civic Education Workshop in Elections and Governance

The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is a continental institute that seeks to address the short, medium, and long-term development challenges in Africa in a holistic and comprehensive manner.

MINDS is calling for applications for the East ‪Africa‬ Regional Civic Education Workshop in ‪‎Elections‬ and ‪‎Governance.

The workshop will take place in February 2016.

SAHA: Advocacy Officer

South African History Archive (SAHA) is a nonprofit organisation committed to documenting and raising awareness of past struggles against apartheid, as well as ongoing struggles in the making of democracy in South Africa. In line with this central mission, SAHA's Freedom of Information Programme (FOIP), launched in 2001, is dedicated to using the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (PAIA) to extend the boundaries of access to information in South Africa.
SAHA seeks to appoint an Advocacy Officer based in Johannesburg.

Carpenter's Shop: Business Development Manager

The Carpenter’s Shop is a charitable organisation operating in the heart of Cape Town. It is based at 14A Roeland Street, which has been a venue for developing people’s skills since the 19th century. Today, the Carpenter’s Shop offers security and support combined with practical skills training that enable our clients to rise above their circumstances and, in some cases, reconnect with their families.
The Carpenter's Shop seeks to appoint a Business Development Manager, based in Cape Town. The Business Development Manager will develop their Social Enterprises.

Call for Papers: Innovations in HIV Prevention in Africa

Health Economic and HIV/AIDS Research Division (HEARD) is a self-funded, applied research unit based at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban. HEARD conducts a range of research-from pure to applied- seeking to support all those intent on designing interventions to reduce the HIV pandemic in all sectors  in  the  SADC and East Africa region. Its research agenda is driven by current issues and is aimed at producing knowledge and evidence critical to informed policies and actions.

Innovations in HIV Prevention in Africa

Adonis Musati Project: Fundraiser

The Adonis Musati Project (AMP) was named after a young Zimbabwean man who died of starvation on the streets of Cape Town while queuing to get his asylum papers. The project strives to empower marginalised refugees and migrants in South Africa through fostering sustainable support networks and encouraging personal development that achieves lasting change.

AMP seeks to appoint a part-time Fundraiser to further expand its existing institutional and private donor base. This position is based in Cape Town.

BUSKAID Benefit Concert in Aid of The Asha Trust for Early Childhood Development

ASHA Trust is a not for profit organisation that establishes and supports formal and home-based early childhood centres in economically challenged communities.

ASHA Trust is hosting a BUSKAID Benefit Concert on 11 April 2015 in Parktown.

BUSKAID string ensemble performs special concert for a good cause, join the ASHA Trust  for early childhood development for a night of musical inspiration to benefit preschool education in needy communities.

Tickets/Fee: R180 for adults and R125 for children, Book now at Computicket.

Hope House Counselling Centre: Mental Health Counsellor

Hope House Counselling Centre is a NGO that equips people to withstand the pressures of a daily life. The organisation offers counselling, courses, workshops and support groups.

Hope House's maternal mental health service is run in collaboration with the Perinatal Mental Health Project of the University of Cape Town.

Hope House Counselling Centre seeks to appoint a Mental Health Counsellor, based in Cape Town.

S/he will involve provision of therapeutic counselling to emotionally distressed pregnant and postnatal women.

African Youth Day Conference 2011

The Organisation of African Youth (OAYouth) is the youth platform for information exchange, forum for debate on African issues and a network of future political, corporate, academic, literary, religious and traditional leaders in all African contexts.

The African Youth Day was declared and adopted by the African Union (AU) in 2006 to be commemorated on 1 November each year. It has since evolved as the most powerful platform of young people of Africa.

Project Literacy Forced to Retrench Staff

Project Literacy, the largest provider of adult basic education and training (ABET) in South Africa, has been forced to shut down its provincial offices and retrench more than half its staff after the government withdrew a major contract.

Project Literacy chief executive, Andrew Miller, points out that the former director-general of the Department of Higher Education and Training, Mary Metcalfe, had awarded the contract, on behalf of the National Skills Fund (NSF), in September but that it had been withdrawn three weeks later.


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