Beach Co-Op to launch Plastic Free July with clean-up of Mouille Point

The Beach Co-Op organisation will commemorate the start of Plastic Free July with a two hour beach clean-up of Mouille Point on 29 June. In the fight against marine pollution, Beach Co-Op and the Two...

Oh, what a day: June 16

South Africa, are you ready for this weekend? It is set to be an eventful one what with all the commemorations we’ll be observing all on one day: June 16. Youth Day On this day the...

SA’s youth to discuss Vision 2030 on Youth Day

The International Peace Youth Group (IPYG), in collaboration with the Gauteng Province, the City of Johannesburg, South African Council of NGO’s, Green Peace Africa, the International Women’s Peace Group, Save the Children and Heavenly...

Dreams coming true for opera-singing Uber driver

From entertaining a passenger with opera to having a life-long passion fulfilled on a grand stage, Menzi Mngoma's dream might just come true. Mngoma (27), a Durban Uber driver, will have the opportunity to audition...

More than 1,000 walk for peace on Africa Day

About 1,500 people participated in the 6th Annual Commemoration of the Declaration of World Peace peace walk in Cape Town on Africa Day.

Happy Menstrual Hygiene Day

May 28th is Menstrual Hygiene Day (MH Day), a day that aims "to create a world in which every woman and girl is empowered to manage her menstruation safely, hygienically, with confidence and without shame,...

#AfricaDay: About a thousand school children to participate in IPYG peace walk

On 25 May 2019, the International Peace Youth Group (IPYG) will gather thousands of youth and civil society from across Cape Town to participate in a global peace movement to mark the 6th Annual...

Students march in support of climate protection

The Fridays For Future movement, which was started by Swedish teen Greta Thunberg (16) in support of climate protection, has spread far and wide, even to South Africa. Instead of heading to school on Friday...

SA congratulates the Soweto Gospel Choir on their Grammy

The Soweto Gospel Choir won their third Grammy last night for their Freedom album. They’ve been nominated five times in the World Music Album category. Congratulations!

District 6 Commemorative March

For 25 years the 11th of February has been commemorated through a march as the day the residents of District 6 were forcibly removed from the area in 1966.