Plans have been drawn up to extend the successful rapid rail link between Joburg, Pretoria and OR Tambo International Airport. It is seen as a solution to transport challenges, land use patterns, job creation and freight movement.
An Open Government Partnership initiative will see the A Thousand Voices Against Abuse organisation work with the South African government to tackle gender violence through public and private sector collaboration. Speaking out against abuse
A Brand South Africa initiative, the inaugural South African Competitiveness Forum will bring together the government, business and civil society to unpack issues affecting the country’s competitiveness and reputation.
Economic stability is seeing South African cities making huge investments in transport infrastructure. The move will see commuters’ costs go down, while their access to urban jobs and inner city suburbs improve.
In his address at the National Development Plan lecture, deputy chairperson of the National Planning Commission Cyril Ramaphosa urged South Africa to first build an inclusive economy as a foundation for its struggle against poverty and inequality.
The Joburg suburb of Yeoville, once home to an arty, student crowd, is now filled with immigrants and refugees from across Africa. It is a vibrant melting pot of African culture, and the perfect venue for the Gauteng Children’s Carnival. • Educated children help the nation grow