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May 17, 2018

Soul City Joins Calls By Civil Society to Remove Mduduzi Manana from Parliament

The Soul City Institute for Social Justice joins the calls by civil society to have Mduduzi Manana removed from parliament as a repeat perpetrator of gender-based violence. We further endorse the complaint filed by Sonke Gender Justice against Mr Manana with the Parliamentary Ethics Committee.

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Lillian Dube tells international summit "Soul City saved my life"
Apr 18, 2018

Lillian Dube tells international summit "Soul City saved my life"

Speaking at the Social & Behavior Change Communication Summit in Bali, Lillian Dube opened up about her role as Sister Bettina, her battle with (and triumph over) cancer, and got attendees thinking and talking about their role in driving social behavior changes.

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Apr 15, 2018

[VIDEO] Poet Lebo Mashile pays tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Watch this moving tribut by poet Lebo Mashile to late struggle hero Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with a poem from Alice Walker.

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How the VAT increases the social and economic burdens the poor
Apr 09, 2018

How the VAT increases the social and economic burdens the poor

The national budget of any country is, in essence, a statement of value of its government and vicariously of the key power players and ‘influencers’ in that society. The budget delivered by former Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, was delivered in the context of political transition, uncertainty and the notion of a ‘hole in the fiscus’ due to a global and national financial and economic crises, as well as money lost to the fiscus due to state capture and corruption.

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‘The Rock of rocks’
Apr 03, 2018

‘The Rock of rocks’

Tribute to Ma Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by Lebo Ramafoko - CEO of Soul City

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Mar 30, 2018

[VIDEO] Soul City at the Human Rights Festival

Raising Voices for Young Women and Girls Advocates were part of the Human Rights Festival hosted by the South African Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg. With funding from the European Union, SCI has partnered with Women’s Net and Masimanyane Women’s Rights International to birth the Raising Voices of Young Women and Girls programme which focuses on democracy, governance, human rights and advocacy. The programme is run in the North West, Free State and Mpumalanga provinces.

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Mar 16, 2018

United Nation's 2018 Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) (Lebo's Blog, pt 2)

Lebo and Rise Young Woman Advocate, Nadeli Chirwa, are attending the United Nation’s 2018 Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

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Mar 15, 2018

Op-ed by Zane Dangor, COO of Soul City for The Star

I have joined Soul City as the Chief Operations Officer at an exciting time of change and renewal. The fast-changing political and socio-economic context in South Africa demands that Soul City responds with the “fierce urgency of now” by redefining the very concept of social justice.

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Mar 14, 2018

United Nation's 2018 Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) (Lebo's Blog, pt 1)

Soul City CEO, Lebo Ramafoko, is attending the United Nation's 2018 Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).

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Social justice heavyweight Zane Dangor joins Soul City
Mar 07, 2018

Social justice heavyweight Zane Dangor joins Soul City

I am proud to announce that Zane Dangor has joined Soul City as the Chief Operations Officer. He joins the organisation at a time of exciting change and renewal.

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