South Africa mourns the death of one of its forefront freedom fighters, Ahmed Kathrada. He will be remembered for unwavering stance on truth and equality.
As part of our #BeHumanRights campaign,we are featuring a series of anti-Xenophobia self-portraits from Activator, @kubulembali. #SOTY2017
Zisekho Geza shares her views with us and asks who decides which human right is fundamental and which is not?
Koketso Marishane discusses the ongoing SASSA debacle and asks why the recipients are not afforded the required dignity?
Activator Mothobi Tlale is passionate about youth development and aspires to have his own business to build and develop the country
As part of our #BeHumanRights campaign, and in light of the recent spates of xenophobic attacks, on Human Rights Day we will be featuring the inspiring anti-xenophobic photographic campaign of Activator, Mbali Kubule.
Upon his epic return from the wilderness, Activator Dumisa Mbuwa penned this alternative piece on contemporary Blackness/ Africaness and its relation to the challenges South Africans face (especially Black).
Tomorrow, South Africa will celebrate Human Rights Day, introduced to commemorate the Sharpeville massacre. It is a day when we need to reflect on the progression the country has made to afford equal human rights for all. As part of our #BeHumanRights campaign, and in light of the recent spates of xenophobic attacks, we will be featuring the inspiring anti-xenophobic photographic campaign of Activator, Mbali Kubule.
Activator Lwazi Nongauza takes a look at how Activators will be commemorating Human Rights Day and why the day is important.
Activator Nomvuyo Sebeko shares her opinion on the Xenophobia attacks and says, “No African man born of African woman has the right to kill another African child.”
As the Global Entrepreneurship Congress takes place in Johannesburg this week, Activator and entrepreneur, Nhlanhla Ndlovu examines why small and medium sized enterprise (SME) failure rate is so high. 75% of small businesses fail within the first 2 years.
Khomotso is an Activator who is not shy of being an agent for social change. He has gathered like minded individuals who cater for the needs of school children so as for them to get a fair chance at education.
“The well networked and connected individuals get informed about government plans, get advised to register their entities in the sector specific to qualify for projects tendering followed by in-house private festivities celebrating corruption victory over tenders. The fruits of the long walk to freedom.”
The main purpose of the launch is to establish both provincial and regional structures that will assist in the advancement of anti-racism in South Africa, using the guiding principles as stipulated by ARNSA (the guiding principles are attached to this invitation).
As we observe human rights month, Activator, Abuti Rams took to his Facebook page yesterday to voice his opinion on how Morocco has captured the Sahrawi people, raped their women and tortured them.
Koketso Marishane pays tribute to South African novelist, Miriam Tlali.
In observing International Sex Workers’ Rights Day today, Activator and journalist, Ramadimetja Makgeru takes a look at the discrimination of sex work and how sex workers rights are in fact, human rights.
Nondumiso Mthethwa, a 2016 Activator passionate about human rights especially in the field of men’s sexual health. She does so through community dialogues and talks that raise awareness about equality and where people who are affected can access the necessary help and resources without fear of discrimination and or intimidation.
Social change driver, Ditiro Mashigo promises to lift the ACTIVATE! Network flag high at the global arts festival in Johannesburg which takes place from the 1st to 3rd of March.
After political parties in Parliament debated the issue of land expropriation yesterday, Activator, Themba Vryman says the ruling party should go back to basics and speak collaboratively about land expropriation.