University of the People founder Shai Reshef is heading to South Africa with 100 scholarships for accomplished high school students. Extending the institution's footprint into Africa, he believes that education will ensure the continent's success.
A South Africa developed business skills game is garnering local and international acclaim as its hands-on approach successfully strengthens entrepreneurship skills to build thriving economies. BEST is licensed worldwide and has been translated into several languages.
Miss Earth South Africa executive director Catherine Constantinides and Generation Earth founder Ella Bella recently led a Skype call with former US vice president and environment advocate Al Gore to raise awareness of how climate change and carbon emissions may affect Africans.
Youngsters passionate about world issues have arrived in Sandton, Johannesburg, to bring fresh perspective to the challenges facing their respective countries. They were joined by world leaders offering support and praise for youth participation in tackling global issues.
∙ SA is getting plenty right