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Swahili becomes the first African language to be honoured by Unesco

By: News24Wire      26th November 2021 Kiswahili or Swahili, a language spoken in at least 11 African countries by an estimated 98-million people became the first African language to get... 

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Thousands protest in Sudan against deal between PM Hamdok and military

By: Reuters     26th November 2021 Tens of thousands of Sudanese protested in the streets of Khartoum and other cities on Thursday, keeping up the pressure on military leaders after... 

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Froneman tells world of Sibanye’s confidence in hydrogen economy 

By: Martin Creamer     26th November 2021 Platinum group metals (PGMs) are poised to be a very significant underpin in the green hydrogen economy and Sibanye-Stillwater is intent on... 

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New economic frontier for climate change action

26th November 2021 Last year, marked a tectonic shift in the climate change arena, and this was spurred on by the recognition by the European Union (EU) that no... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

Accountability Now challenges Ramaphosa on whistle-blowers’ plight

25th November 2021 In the wake of the death of Babita Deokaran and the flight of Athol Williams (and others) Accountability Now has written to the President via an... 

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Curbing corruption must top South African municipal agendas

24th November 2021 Three weeks after the pivotal 1 November local elections, some of South Africa’s municipalities have sworn in councillors. In those with no... 

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COP26: Much Achieved, Huge Opportunities Missed

24th November 2021 Negotiations were tense at the twenty-sixth Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in Glasgow,... 

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Community Energy Toolkit: Best practices for broadening the ownership of renewables

Community Energy Toolkit: Best practices for broadening the ownership of renewables

26th November 2021 The IRENA Coalition for Action brings together leading renewable energy players from around the world with the common goal of advancing the uptake... 

Mobilising for change: how women's social movements are transforming gender norms

Mobilising for change: how women's social movements are transforming gender norms

26th November 2021 Social movements are key agents of social and political change, especially in transformations towards gender justice. This ALIGN report reviews... 

Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala

Report by KZN Premier on July unrest

26th November 2021 Report by Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala to the South African Human Rights Commission on the civil unrest which took place in July 2021 in... 

Global Value Chain Development Report 2021 – Beyond Production

Global Value Chain Development Report 2021 – Beyond Production

23rd November 2021 Global value chains (GVCs) have proven to be resilient in the face of the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as environmental and... 

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NW Department of Human Settlements is another sinking ship

26th November 2021 Despite the 6th administration reconfiguration of departments in 2019, the North West Department of Human Settlements, which was also affected, is... 

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ANC in Rand West Local Municipality holds IEC officials ransom

26th November 2021 Yesterday, the ANC in a desperate attempt to retain power in the West Rand District Municipality held the IEC officials ransom and obstructed them... 

16 Days of Activism: Crime stats show Limpopo Provincial Government and SAPS losing fight against sex offenders and domestic violence

26th November 2021 The Democratic Alliance Women’s Network (DAWN) in Limpopo is deeply concerned by the high number of sexual offences and domestic violence related... 

Injeje condemns the arrogant testimony of the murderer and racial violence instigator in Phoenix, Glen Naidoo of KZN VIP Security

26th November 2021 INJEJE yabeNGUNI Council unequivocally condemns the arrogant testimony of the racist called Glen Naidoo from KZN VIP Security, a known murderer and... 

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Language discrimination: Unable to speak Chinese!

23rd November 2021 In South Africa, allegations of unfair discrimination tend to have a familiar theme – often an employee having been discriminated against on the... 

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Justice inspired: Rethinking our engagement

22nd November 2021 As part of their ongoing strategic partnership, LexisNexis South Africa and Africa Legal launched the Justice Inspired initiative that seeks to... 

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Information Regulator publishes its PAIA Manual

18th November 2021 The Information Regulator has published its manual, setting out how requests for access to information can be made to it, the categories of records... 

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Compliance blitz on the cards for the agrochemicals sector

18th November 2021 In the wake of the UPL warehouse fire, the agrochemicals sector should take immediate steps to comply with the relevant legislative obligations... 

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