Durban Image: Forest Whitaker on Saving Lives in South Sudan

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Forest Whitaker on Saving Lives in South Sudan Image by World Economic Forum Forest Whitaker, UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace; Social Activist, Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative, USA at the World Economic Forum on Africa 2017 in Durban, South Africa, 2017. Copyright by World Economic Forum / Benedikt von Loebell … [Read more...]

Shaun Tomson Lives the Legacy

Shaun Tomson Lives the Legacy: Tomson spent the morning as part of a team painting the school’s laboratory, fixing ceiling boards and cleaning up the school gardens. He also assisted in reinforcing roof gutters with brackets to facilitate the free flow of water into the school’s JoJo tanks. The fifty-strong team including members of the KwaDukuza Municipality, local councillors, Ilembe Surf Riders Association, Sycor Construction, Service Royale, CellC and SMG, worked hard to complete their task of giving the school a facelift. South African … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Forest Whitaker on Saving Lives in South Sudan

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Forest Whitaker on Saving Lives in South Sudan Image by World Economic Forum Forest Whitaker, UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace; Social Activist, Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative, USA at the World Economic Forum on Africa 2017 in Durban, South Africa, 2017. Copyright by World Economic Forum / Benedikt von Loebell … [Read more...]

Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time

Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time: Although Nokwazi Thabethe will admit to harbouring a few nerves on her first day as a facilitator for Project Dignity – the NPO extension of Subz Pants and Pads – after a few moments spent addressing the schoolgirls, she knew she had found her calling. “I was working in customer care at a contact centre and when I heard about the position as a facilitator for Subz, and I decided to go for it,” said the dynamic uMlazi resident. “I’ve been working with Subz since … [Read more...]