You would be surprised at how far receiving a letter of love can go in comforting someone.
Former model Joleen Mitton was inspired to create Vancouver Indigenous Fashion Week after years mentoring Indigenous children who live in foster care.
From poaching to pollution, there's a conflict between humans and wildlife threatening some of the most precious life on the planet.
“It’s a different take on the fashion world.”
From poaching to pollution, there's a human-wildlife conflict threatening some of the most precious life on the planet.
In one of the biggest data breaches in South African history, more than 30 million South Africans could have had their sensitive data sold to web hackers.
It will help fight the growing number of pollutants in our oceans.
There's a movement of "pragmatic conservation" happening in Hoedspruit.
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Advances in earth observation and digital connectivity can help establish property records in countries where there is no formal ownership or land-use documentation.
After stints at the finance and labour ministries, Seema Ghani founded organisations to tackle graft and increase women's participation in politics and business.
Kéré's story is one of perseverance, dedication and tenacity.
'I just wanted to do something that felt meaningful.'
Last year, reunifications dropped by 50 percent because there was not enough money to trace families.
In today's world, human trafficking is a bleak reality. Kolkata, one of the largest city's in India, is a global hub of forced prostitution. Trafficking of women and girls, at the average age of 12...
H&M is encouraging shoppers to recycle their old clothes with a powerful new film. Directed by Crystal Moselle, the brand's 'Bring It' video shows the journey unwanted garments go on after they...
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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the minimum wage agreement. Cosatu is not pleased with the terms of the deal. Here are some points that took place with this agreement.
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Sharon-Rose Khumalo was recently crowned Miss Mamelodi Sundowns 2017.
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We think other provincial departments could take some notes.
Dr. Eric Schadt of the Icahn Institute is creating algorithms that can detect ailments and chart personalised health profiles.
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The KwaZulu-Natal Education Department is giving out free sanitary pads to children attending poor schools schools. Here is why it's such an important campaign.
Twitter and WhatsApp provided crucial help in floods in India.
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There are 65 million refugees and we'll hire 10,000 of them over five years, CEO tells staff.
Education offers the hope of healing rifts sown by Nigeria's Boko Haram.
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"One year after Ebola, life, light and hope have returned to some of the worst-hit communities in Sierra Leone," said George Quaker, a social worker for the UK NGO charity Street Child, "but many &mda...
More than 9,000 mines cleared in Syria and Iraq in six months but ISIS is laying them on an 'industrial scale'.
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"If a teacher doesn't have the confidence to teach his own biological child in class, how can he expect other parents to put their children in his care?"
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Kuziwa Matongo's rainwater harvesting system may not look like much, but its impact is huge. Triangular metal gutters run below the corrugated roofs on all the buildings at his home, transporting wate...
Emmanuel Jal, born in South Sudan, was only 8 years old when he was recruited to fight as a soldier in the Sudanese Civil War along with 12,000 other children. Miraculously, Jal was one of the few to...
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New York governor proposes free tuition plan at state colleges.
Here, Syrian child refugees are taught to release stress and resist recruitment.
Look at these amazing pictures of ballet dancers in one of Africa's largest slums.