Newsflashes

4 August, 2014
One of the largest contributors to climate change is deforestation, accounting for 15 percent of all global greenhouse gas emissions, argues Bird and DeMates
4 August, 2014
GE to invest US$2 billion in facility development, skills training, and sustainability initiatives across Africa by 2018
4 August, 2014
Mushohwe challenges NGOs to stick to their core business of being vehicles of development and shun meddling in politics
4 August, 2014
The SADC Council of NGOs has welcomed the announcement by the Southern Africa Civil Society Forum that it has dropped its adversarial approach to the government of Zimbabwe
1 August, 2014
24 leaders from MSM community recognised for fighting homophobia in Mpumalanga
1 August, 2014
Madonsela says it is time for women in Africa to claim their place where Africa’s fate is being decided
1 August, 2014
SADAG says 23 suicides occur daily in South Africa and more than 230 attempted suicides are reported every day
1 August, 2014
The City of Tshwane launches of the second phase of its public Wi-Fi service
1 August, 2014
The KwaZulu-Natal health department's ‘forced birth control’ on young women has been branded ‘discriminatory’ and a ‘violation’
1 August, 2014
The SAHRC investigated over 500 racism-related cases in 2013
1 August, 2014
The announcement that chairperson of SANRAL has resigned with immediate effect comes as no surprise, says OUTA
1 August, 2014
The Gift of the Givers Foundation prepares to travel to Gaza, Palestine, to assist with relief efforts
1 August, 2014
A new study shows that grade R classes have almost zero effect on the future performance of pupils in South Africa’s poorest schools
28 July, 2014
NGOs urge the Education Department to absorb disabled pupils into its various schools
28 July, 2014
The UN calls for urgent funding to step up deliveries of desperately-needed aid in South Sudan