As the 21st International Aids Conference in Durban drew to a close, Prince Harry and Elton John joined a panel discussion on HIV/Aids and the youth. They hailed the progress made and stressed the need to continue the good work to empower young people.
The Springboks rugby squad discovered the warmth of South Africans as the team were left to make their own way from Cape Town to their Stellenbosch training camp, using only the goodwill of the public. The video of their journey - hashtagged #LoveRugby - has garnered thousands of views.
The Hector Pieterson Foundation focusses on working with youth. This Youth Month they have partnered with the city of Johannesburg to launch a series of dialogues aimed at the youth of Soweto. Entitled Recall Your History, the first one took place at NASREC on 17 June.