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Join former Chairperson of the Pick n Pay Group and internationally renowned businessman Raymond Ackerman as he discusses “Can a company have a soul in modern South Africa?”
Films of Mandela’s journey have been made for the big and small screens and actors have described it as a great honour to portray Madiba. Yet learning the walk, the talk, the subtle nuances and transforming into a man of Mandela’s stature was a hard ask for any actor.
These two matric pupils refused to let their parenthood get in the way of their studies.
The Starfish Greathearts Foundation has lots of exciting sporty challenges coming up to help you kick start your 2015 fitness. Get your New Year’s resolution underway and sign up today.
There is still a lot of work to be done, but 2014 has surely shown us that our baby South Africa is no longer a child. There is a very interesting zeitgeist about this moment; something about endings and beginnings. Only time will tell. In the meantime, take a bow 2014 — you have been great.
Upon a visit to the world-renowned big five Shamwari game reserve in the Eastern Cape, Craig Lewis discovers a conservation industry leader where animal care and welfare is a top priority.
Are you ready for the gun show? It’s gonna be too hectic bru!
The archetypal 21 ICONS project is now available as a prized collectable coffee table book ‒ ‘Together we are better’ ‒ an opus of powerful portraits of South African icons that chronicles their lives and legacies in a beautiful print offering that reflects our country, its tapestry and, above all, its people.
To commemorate a year since Nelson Mandela’s death, CAFOD is hosting a special free screening for young adults of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
There are a few days that will forever be remembered by South Africans. 5 December 2013 is one of those days.
“Nelson Mandela’s legacy is the South African community. Every breath we take stands as a testament to his sacrifice. As we move forward, his contribution becomes an organism that lives and dies with the choices that we make as South Africans,” says Adrian Steirn, co-founder and director of 21 ICONS South Africa.
South Africans around the globe will be remembering and Madiba on Friday. Here’s how to join your fellow South Africans in an international act of remembrance.
The Institute of Commonwealth Studies is convening a seminar to discuss the complexities of Mandela’s ideology, political relationship with other liberation movements within South African society, his record as the first black President of South Africa; and his contribution to South Africa’s reintegration in the international system , after decades of ostracism.
Join the Angels for a dinner that feeds two — you and an underprivileged doggy.
The Mille Arts Foundation will exhibit a selection of work by revered contemporary African artist Moussa Tine this winter, in a special charity exhibition at Tafeta in London from December 4-16, 2014. In light of the Ebola outbreak, a percentage of the proceeds from the exhibition will go to the Red Cross Ebola Outbreak Appeal.
Former South African rowing team member, Thato Mabelane, will attempt a 30 day row across the Atlantic Ocean starting, Sunday, 17 January 2015, with seven other multinational rowers.
The new 96 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic solar power project in South Africa’s Northern Cape province is now online and will help the country meet its critical electricity needs.
South Africa’s University of the Witwatersrand is now able to offer “massive open online courses” — known as MOOCs — to a global learning audience through its partnership with edX, a non-profit online learning provider founded by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University in the US.
“As South Africans we need to challenge ourselves to find a sense of community while appreciating our diversity. We’re fortunate to have so many role models in this country whose lives can inspire this kind of change,” says Adrian Steirn, co-founder and director of 21 ICONS South Africa.
South African entrepreneur Avi Lasarow has been recognised as Africa’s leading entrepreneur at an awards ceremony held in the United Kingdom.