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Sep 27, 2013

Tips from the National Responsible Credit Helpline: Debt Traps to avoid

The National Responsible Credit Helpline which is offered free to consumers by the NDMA received and made 14461 calls and finalised 2510 enquiries for the first two quarters of 2013. Consumers can call the helpline to enquire about any credit related matter.

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Sep 25, 2013

Soul City welcomes government steps to open public discussion on Draft Control of Marketing of Alcohol Beverages Bill

Soul City has welcomed cabinet’s decision to release the Draft Control of Marketing of Alcohol Beverages Bill for public consultation.

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Cabinet approves bill banning alcohol ads
Sep 21, 2013

Cabinet approves bill banning alcohol ads

Cabinet has approved that a draft bill banning alcohol advertising should be gazetted for public comment, Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini said on Friday.

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Protecting SA women with pleasure
Sep 16, 2013

Protecting SA women with pleasure

South Africans will today (September 16) join scores of other nationalities around the world to mark the second Annual Global Female Condom Day – a day of education and advocacy dedicated to female condoms.

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Sep 13, 2013

Health Promotion Foundations help manage major health challenges

Health Promotion Foundations help manage the major health challenges of the 21st century including industrial epidemics related to usage of tobacco, alcohol, ultra processed foods and drinks as well as road trauma, says Dr Rob Moodie, a professor of Public Health at the Melbourne School of Population Health.

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Mailakgang Library Launch
Sep 09, 2013

Mailakgang Library Launch

The launch of Mandela Day library number 31 was an amazing success, a true celebration of partnership and community. Mailakgang Primary School is situated in the North West Province about 300 km west of Pretoria and truly epitomises the “heart” of rural South Africa.

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Sep 05, 2013

Soul City and ITECH host the Re Mmogo Pholong Jamboree in Vryburg - 6 September 2013

The Soul City Institute and ITECH are bringing you the “Re Mmogo Pholong” Jamboree on the 6 September 2013. The event will take place at Dithakwaneng Tribal Office in Vryburg from 09h00 – 15h30.

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Sep 05, 2013

CARMMA - Campaign for the Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Africa

CARMMA stands for the Campaign for the Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Africa. The campaign was launched by the African Union (AU) in May 2009

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HIV free babies, update 2013
Aug 29, 2013

HIV free babies, update 2013

Read about the latest developments in the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, (PMTCT).

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Aug 23, 2013

Don't miss the 2nd episode of the rebroadcast of season 11

With the clinic having burned down due to faulty electricity connections, the community must spring into action to ensure there isn’t a complete breakdown in the health infrastructure.

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Using Social Media for Youth Advocacy
Aug 22, 2013

Using Social Media for Youth Advocacy

Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+ hangouts, Flicker are buzzwords across the world. But, how do we use them effectively to reach the youth?

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Aug 20, 2013

Soul City Regional Programme makes great strides beyond borders

The work done by the Soul City Institute goes beyond the borders of South Africa to neighbouring African countries that face similar challenges. Through the Soul City Regional Programme, the institute has been working with seven local organisations (regional partners) for the past ten years.

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Aug 16, 2013

Soul City 11 Rebroadcast on your screens every Friday

The Soul City community returns to SABC1 screens from this month through to the end of October as they tackle among others male circumcision, pregnancy, post-natal care and a community whose clinic has just burned down.

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Booze ad ban is 'on track'
Aug 08, 2013

Booze ad ban is 'on track'

A proposal that alcohol advertising be banned has been approved by an inter-ministerial committee on substance abuse.

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Where is the Lillian Ngoyi in You?
Aug 08, 2013

Where is the Lillian Ngoyi in You?

A Woman's Day message from Lebo Ramafoko ,CEO Soul City

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Aug 06, 2013

Audience Engagement on HIV prevention Messages through Interactive Social (Digital) Media

The use of interactive media platforms to engage an audience has increased over the past few years.

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