Voices

With more than 1 500 members, there’s always something happening in the ACTIVATE! network. Click on each story to read more about how Activators are driving change across South Africans.

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Silly South African Season

Posted by Koketso Marishane on Fri, May 06 2016 15:06:00
"...politicians will be running around the country promising the masses things most know will not materialise."
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#ActivateImbizo: Spotlight Shines on North West Agriculture

Posted by Siya Mahomba on Fri, May 06 2016 06:39:00
Agriculture is pivotal to the sustainability of South Africa’s economy. It enhances local economic development as it is a source of employment and keeps most of the income local.
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Dikeledi: Commemorating False Femocracy

Posted by Koketso Marishane on Fri, Apr 29 2016 01:00:00
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Freedom Day Event To Protect SA's Past

Posted by Siya Mahomba on Thu, Apr 28 2016 16:03:00
“Some of our key responsibilities as the department are to provide for youth developmental support services like entrepreneurship and community development skills transfer."
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Imbizo Declares Every Citizen a Public Protector

Posted by Action Setaka on Thu, Apr 28 2016 11:43:00
Free State Imbizo declares that every citizen is a public protector.
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Youth Vow to Take Over SA Economy

Posted by Lwazi Nongauza on Mon, Apr 25 2016 16:19:00
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#ActivateImbizo: Action Begins With Our Voices

Posted by Action Setaka on Thu, Apr 21 2016 17:32:00
"Since the introduction of democracy in South Africa, one of the remedies for socials injustices has been an engagement with the larger society in determining and paving a way forward."
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Being An Active Citizen

Posted by Yusra Ismail on Thu, Apr 21 2016 16:08:00
"As citizens of a democratic society we have a right to participate in the democratic decision-making processes of our country, including the right to elect the kind of government we wish to have."
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How Well Can You Navigate Your Municipality?

Posted by Yusra Ismail on Thu, Apr 21 2016 15:40:00
"There will be no significant improvement in the conditions of our people and their struggle until we fundamentally change direction by being active citizens who shape the future of their communities."
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Activate Network reignites Spark in Youth Civic engagement

Posted by Siya Mahomba on Wed, Apr 20 2016 18:03:00
This initiative seeks to address social ills that devalue the country’s democracy, especially those that derail youth development.
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Pushing Social Change Through Technology

Posted by Kanyisa Booi on Wed, Apr 20 2016 11:44:00
"When technology is used correctly, it can help develop many young people."
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Change Driver, Karabo

Posted by Yusra Ismail on Thu, Apr 14 2016 15:57:00
Karabo Monatisi is a 32-year-old volunteer worker with the Sanitary Pads Campaign in Khayelitsha.
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Bootcamp Boosts Economies for Low-Income Areas

Posted by Siya Mahomba on Wed, Apr 13 2016 15:50:00
The Desert Start-up Bootcamp (DSBC) is a five-day learning programme that empowers young entrepreneurs from small towns and townships to turn their ideas into viable, high-growth businesses.
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#ActivateImbizo: Democracy in Action

Posted by Nomtika Mjana on Tue, Apr 12 2016 13:38:00
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Final Chance To Make Your Voice Heard

Posted by Lwazi Nyanakancesh Nongauza on Fri, Apr 08 2016 20:55:00
According to Statistics South Africa 24.9 million people on the voters’ roll and approximately 9.1 million eligible voters are not registered – more than 80% of these below the age of 35.