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Nov 26, 2016

Let’s take back our power as young women #16DaysOfActivism

My name is Samukelisiwe Mnguni (Sammy), I’m 19 years old from Mthwalume at Mzumbe in Ugu district and I am doing specialist diploma in Health and Social care @ MBTI College.

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Nov 15, 2016

[PODCAST] Morning Talk, 11 Nov Growing substance abuse in SA

A literature review commissioned by the Soul City Institute has revealed that South Africa has a serious drug usage problem twice that of the global norm. Surely this is of great concern to the nation as a whole. What are some of the underlying factors behind this?

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Nov 11, 2016

Liquor bill must be embraced

Government’s determination when it took on tobacco is what’s needed to deal with alcohol and its social problems IT WAS deeply disappointing to read in the media recently that the two major political parties have seemingly dismissed proposals in the Draft Liquor Amendment Bill, recently re‐ leased for public comment by the Department of Trade and In‐ dustry (DTI).

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Nov 09, 2016

Growing substance abuse challenge in South Africa

Substance abuse is a global challenge with detrimental effects on health, wealth and security of nations, according to panelists who addressed a media briefing hosted by the Soul City Institute for Social Justice today.

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World Aids Day Marathon
Nov 07, 2016

World Aids Day Marathon

Soul City Institute for Social Justice in partnership with City of Ekurhuleni bring you the World Aids Day marathon happening in Katlehong Sports Club on the 4th of December.

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Nov 04, 2016

Preventainment Party held in East London

The Buffalo City Metropolitan Sub-District of Health in partnership with various stakeholders including the Soul City Institute held a Preventainment Party at the Indoor Sports Centre in Mdantsane on the 5 October 2016.

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[PODCAST] Womandla! – The new Soul City
Oct 27, 2016

[PODCAST] Womandla! – The new Soul City

Soul City South Africa is changing its focus and they are becoming a first of its kind woman-focused NPO in South Africa. Lego Ramafoko, Soul City CEO, is in the Womandla! chair talking about how the new Soul City works and why the change after 20 years.

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Oct 21, 2016

Interdenominational Prayer Walk against drugs and substance abuse

We’re proud to be supporting the Department of Transport at the Interdenominational Prayer Walk against drugs and substance abuse this weekend, be part of the movement and continue raising awareness.

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[PODCAST] PowerFM 98.7 Inspiration Monday: Soul City Institute - with us through the times
Oct 11, 2016

[PODCAST] PowerFM 98.7 Inspiration Monday: Soul City Institute - with us through the times

Chatting to Lebogang Ramafoko (CEO: Soul City Institute for Social Justice)

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The system is rigged against black women, says Lindiwe Mazibuko
Oct 11, 2016

The system is rigged against black women, says Lindiwe Mazibuko

The status of women remains a talking point in society among those advocating for a more evolved society where division of labour re-define gender stereotypes.

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