Jun 27

Youth Month Celebration

We are going to have dialogue and educate young people about this June 1976 and also we have partnered with Department if Labour to come and register our unemployed graduated and out of school young people in order to gave them opportunity to be in Dept.of Labour Systems.

27 June 2017

Jul 7

Youth Day Commemoration

Its part of my project (youth stand project)… The project is about moral regeneration and illiteracy Visit External Link Download Details Its all About the “76” youth sharing the stage with born frees and sharing wisdom in the following areas : Social injustices, social entrepreneurship and academics (careers and funding)

7 July 2017

Jul 18

RCG book club Reading

The RCG book club Will be going to Masiphumelele Children home to offer reading books and read for them and do reading activities

18 July 2017

Aug 5

Unemployment Awareness

Ambassadors of Change was founded in February 2016 by a dynamic young group of people in Makhaza that sees the need to change and use innovative ways to do so. Society is sick with complaining about the change they wish to see and feel governments do not help them to do so. Our company started …

5 August 2017

Aug 9

Equality for women is progress for all

This event is a platform to educate women about economic freedom and women empowerment. We have interesting speakers who have experience in this topic. Also have department of justice. We invite all women to come and join us on this day.

9 August 2017

Aug 11

Hacking Literacy Braai

We will be hosting a Literacy Hackathon this coming Sunday the 13th of August in Soweto from 11 to 1 pm. Come through, let us connect. The aim is to have a casual conversation on key societal challenges in youthful spaces. We are not running a workshop but it is a meeting of the minds …

11 August 2017

Aug 12

A! Health Hackathon

Calling all Activators from Umlazi, Lamontville and the Durban South areas. Do not miss out this Sunday as we meet up Eyadini to discuss matters that affect us the most as the youth. This Sunday, we will discuss what are the contributing factors that cause the HIV infection rate to keep increasing, despite the many …

12 August 2017

Aug 24

A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo

On the 24th of August 2017, ACTIVATE! Change Drivers will partner with Africa Unite and the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation to convene the A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo. The A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo represents a platform for multi-pronged and cross-sector engagements on how to enhance community based interventions to address the challenge of …

24 August 2017

Aug 25

Women’s Dialogue

We will have an intergenerational discussion to do an introspection on the role we as women play in contributing to a patriarchal society and to gender-based violence.

We also will be celebrating the everyday women who go unrecognized, who are working every day to rebuild South Africa.  And to sign a pledge that we will continue the discussions and sisterhoods support circles in our communities to provide safe spaces where we women of all ages can empower themselves so that we can reach our best potentials.
RSVP with Bongi on 072 992 8823 or Email bongiwen@activateleadership.co.za

25 August 2017

Aug 28

Young women in conversation

Minister of Communications, Ayanda Dlodlo has confirmed her presence and participation for the upcoming Activate! Change Drivers brunch that is going to be held on August 28th 2017 in Johannesburg. Activate! is a network that connects young people and equips them with the necessary knowledge and skills to thrive in their respective efforts.

28 August 2017

Aug 29

A! Health Hackathon

Join 2017 Activator, Mthabiseng as she and fellow activators host their A! HEalth Hackathon to assist in tackling the high alcohol abuse in her community.

29 August 2017


Sep 2

Limpopo A! Health Hackathon

Join LJ, 2016 Activator from Limpopo and fellow Activators as they discuss the critical issue of the relationship between HIV and Alcohol abuse in NapJadi Liquor Restaurant, in Mankweng. We hack into youth spaces to hear the real voices of youth and to provoke critical discussion so that we can do something about it.

#WeAreTheAlternative
#CommittedToChange

2 September 2017

Sep 4
Sep 9

Impact Youth Initiative 2017

Impact Youth is an initiative created by EvolutionHub SA to develop and share information with young people living in the townships. The target for this initiative is mostly young people who are entrepreneurs or want to start their own businesses, unemployed young people, Grade 11-12 learners, and those who are in tertiary or want to …

4 September 2017     9 September 2017

Sep 6
Sep 8

Innovation Summit 2017

Often innovation is associated with technology and the for-profit sector. However, in the ACTIVATE! network there are many young people using innovative thinking to address some of South Africa’s pressing challenges through social entrepreneurship. And this is what attendees at this year’s Innovation Summit will experience. The SA Innovation Summit as an annual flagship event …

6 September 2017     8 September 2017

Sep 15

A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo

On the 15th of September 2017, the ACTIVATE! Change Drivers network will partner with various stakeholders in Port Elizabeth to convene the A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo. The A! Gender Based Violence Imbizo represents a platform for multi-pronged and cross-sector engagements on how to enhance community based interventions to address the challenge of gender based …

15 September 2017

Sep 22

ACTIVATE! Literacy and Books Exchange

Literature Exchange: A literature exchange of culture, language exposition and how young people can progressively tell their stories in their mother tongues. The concept will amongst others address: -How history has shaped/tarnished indigenous languages and customs. -Marginalisation of Black thought and indigenous knowledge systems in South Africa. -How the ACTIVATE! Network is responding progressively to …

22 September 2017

Sep 22

Mr

Dear [Activators], Official Invitation to Participate in the Ekurhuleni Youth Leadership Kickstart Dialogue: “Bridging the Gap and Decoding Access to Opportunity.” The Ekurhuleni Youth Leadership Kickstart Dialogue (EYLK), in collaboration with Activate Leadership and the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, will host a dialogue on the [22 September 2017 at the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (Head Office), Cnr …

22 September 2017

Sep 22

Youth Dialogue; “Bridging the Gap and Decoding Access to Opportunity

Dear [Activator], Official Invitation to Participate in the Ekurhuleni Youth Leadership Kickstart Dialogue: “Bridging the Gap and Decoding Access to Opportunity.” The Ekurhuleni Youth Leadership Kickstart Dialogue (EYLK), in collaboration with Activate Leadership and the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, will host a dialogue on the [22 September 2017 at the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (Head Office), Cnr …

22 September 2017

Sep 23

MSD Presents: Sport and Health

The main purpose of the event is to promote a healthy living lifestyle through sports participation, physical activity and health awareness.

23 September 2017

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