Apr 27

It is my democratic Right

Activator Unathi Snam says voting is not the only meaningful way to exercise his democratic right and influence justice. He wants the masses to be conscientised on how to play a meaningful role in their democracy.

Apr 25

Young leader changing her rural community

Activator Motsatsi Mmola leads her rural community with the utmost of passion and empathy for all members in her area. She does so with the full comprehension that people’s living conditions should never be equated to filth no matter where they come from.

Apr 11

The ACTIVATE! Network making democracy work

Activator Themba Vryman discusses the concept of democracy which cannot thrive without the active participation of those who seek to build a truly prosperous country in making it work.”As Activators the obligation to ensure that our South African democracy develops, matures and works for the entirety of the populace is much heavier,” he says.

Apr 5

Opportunities for underexposed artists

Activator Hein Scheepers started his social enterprise in the arts because of a lack of exposure community-based, non-formally trained artists from working-class areas receive. These artists have the talent but lack the support and channels to mainstream their craft.

Apr 4

Our role in accountability

Activator Nomtika Mjwana explores why young people are so far removed from essential decision-making platforms. No young people are present in these conversations that directly violate their rights.

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