Youth

Is Flying Worth The Environmental Cost? Greta Thunberg Says No

Greta Thunberg is currently sailing around the world. The 16-year-old climate change activist is heading from Sweden to the United Nations headquarters...

From Unemployment To Owning A Company – Young People In Palmridge...

Unemployment levels in South Africa are at an all time high. The economy is in dire straits with no solution in sight....

Students Vow To Commit To Community Work After Successful Food Drive

Boston Media House students in Johannesburg who started a successful food donation campaign for Mandela month as part of their academic project...

The EFFSC’s Inam Kula and Mbali Zondo On Being Women In...

The newly unveiled Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) will soon be taking up their positions. FATIMA MOOSA and SHAAZIA EBRAHIM spoke...

Where Young People Stay In South Africa – StatsSA

South Africa’s population has hit 58.78 million people, according to the Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) 2019 mid-year population estimates (MYPE) report...

Giggs Kgole Is Disrupting The European Art Scene

Giggs Kgole is shaking up the art world. At just 22, Kgole has showcased his artworks in South Africa and in Europe,...

Who Is Really To Blame For SA’s Jobs Crisis?

Subscribe to our newsletter.President Cyril Ramaphosa’s recent admission that South Africa is facing punishing job losses is in direct...

Unicef Launches Youth Guide For Advocacy Created By Young People

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has launched the Youth Advocacy Guide. Released on July 24, the guide was created by young...

ANC Responds to ‘Revive ANCYL’: “The Youth League Has Been Liquidated”

Ace Magashule, the secretary-general of the African National Congress, has responded to the ‘Revive ANCYL’ lobby group which has been pushing for...

Born Frees and Nelson Mandela: The Kids Don’t Understand Their Father

COMMENTThe Born Free Generation is 25 years old. I will be 25 in September. We were the ones...

Mandela Day: ‘There Is No Perfect Leader’

The Durban-based, youth-led, non governmental organisation, Door to Door Foundation will be spending its 67 minutes renovating a local school in Magabheni...

What You Need To Know About The New EFFSC President Mandla...

The assembly of the Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) elected leadership at the weekend, and Mandla Shikwambana, a former University of...

The Amandla.mobi Campaigner Fellowship: Creating Ecosystems For Change

For the past two years, community advocacy organisation Amandla.mobi has plucked a handful of community organisers from hundreds of applicants to complete...

‘We Can’t Be Led By Elders,’ Says Revive ANCYL Group

The ANC Youth League’s current leadership is ‘illegitimate’, has rendered the organisation ‘dysfunctional’, and cannot relate to the issues facing the youth...

How Civic Education Can Ensure Youth Democratic Participation

As 24 countries across Africa will be holding elections this year, the Democracy Development Programme in partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and...

Willingness Of Young People Makes All The Difference In Transforming Communities

COMMENTAs members of the Sustained Dialogue team at the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation one of the many...

21-Year-Old Entrepreneur: ‘I Started My Business With No Funds’

AS TOLD TOAvthar Aniruth, a 21-year-old Durban entrepreneur, was recently featured in the Forbes Africa 30 Under 30...

Only A 1976 Situation Can Change The Lives Of SA Youth

COMMENTThis year marks the 43rd anniversary of the June 1976 massacre, and it has become apparent that the...

Why I Gave Up Corporate Life To Serve Gamalakhe Township

AS TOLD TOPhumelele Bohlale (34) a former senior employee at Unilever and Mandela Washington Fellowship alumnus left her...

Is Our Democracy Losing Legitimacy?

SPONSORED COMMENTThe commemoration of Youth Day in 2019 comes at an important time for young people of South...
18,416FansLike
1,397FollowersFollow
39,499FollowersFollow
260SubscribersSubscribe