Doctors Without Borders will be the first global medical humanitarian organisation to adopt South Africa's very own emergency medicine response system in several countries where their teams provide emergency medical care.
• SA, Cuba to train more doctors
The know-how and experience of South African farmers is becoming an important and sought after commodity in itself, and many are being approached by foreign governments wishing to take advantage of their agricultural skills.
• Australia lends Africa a farming hand
The 15-year-old South African actress Khomotso Manyaka has earned a position on Time Magazine's list of the 10 best performances of 2011, for her portrayal of Chanda in Life, Above All, a movie about the stigma surrounding HIV/Aids.
• SA short films in international festival