Bridging the digital divide with affordable high speed Internet in Cape Town townships

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Sept. 14, 2021, 11:39 a.m.

South Africans are acutely aware of the alarming disparity in our society between the haves and have-nots. It permeates into almost every aspect of our everyday reality, from education, health …

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Government urged to collaborate with civil society to rebuild

ACTIVATE! Change Drivers Sept. 6, 2021, 5:22 p.m.

While the shadow of the civil unrest in South Africa will impact the economy and business confidence for some time to come, what of the healing that needs to take …

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Imperial partners with Trails South Africa in first phase of national community development project

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Aug. 13, 2021, 11:50 a.m.

Imperial is proud to partner with Trails South Africa, a non-profit company engaged in developing an adventure tourist network in South Africa, on its Trails Western Cape project.

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Migrants and Displaced Persons

riaan@wecanchange.co.za June 6, 2021, 8:13 p.m.

The situation of mobile people in SA continues to be full of ambiguities and uncertainties. In many ways it mirrors the moral and political landscape in many countries where such …

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Makhanda’s roads to get a long-overdue facelift

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 13, 2021, 7:34 p.m.

Rolling out information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure is known to be vital to a country’s developmental and productivity prospects, just as its road network.....

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THE STORY OF WHEN YOU WIN BUT SOMEONE ELSE GETS THE PRIZE

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 30, 2021, 11:09 p.m.

When South African winemakers earn a coveted place in the annual Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top Ten Challenge line-up, there is certainly satisfaction for the achievement and the acclaim it …

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Uthando (Love) South Africa March 2021

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 8, 2021, 8:49 p.m.

I was recently asked what lessons I had learnt as the manager of a Non Profit Organisation (NPO) operating in the tourism space during the Covid-19 crisis, the subsequent lockdown …

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Revisioning Cape Town and all its residents

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 31, 2021, 7:43 p.m.

Moving Cape Town from a colonial city into an equitable and celebrated multi-cultural future, so that all people may see their histories and memories represented, was the theme of a …

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Why financial literacy should be a human right

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 23, 2021, 8:11 p.m.

Financial literacy is a survival skill, because it is impossible to survive – and then go on to thrive – in today’s complex economic reality without an understanding of basic …

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ACCESS TO RELIABLE AND ‘CONVENIENT’ WATER SUPPLY

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 17, 2021, 6:02 p.m.

Access to sustainable and reliable water is not only critical, but fundamental to the provision of basic human rights. But it is not just ‘access’ to water that is key........

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Hippo.co.za Toy Project Brings COVID-19 Relief To Local Seamstresses

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Jan. 22, 2021, 7:36 a.m.

A community initiative by comparison platform Hippo.co.za has enabled a local small business and team of out-of-work seamstresses to support their families through South Africa’s extended COVID-19 lockdown

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Observatory Improvement District cleans up in the face of COVID-19

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 3, 2020, 8:19 p.m.

As the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to be felt, disruption to services, rising unemployment, increased crime and increases in the number of people living on the streets have …

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MMH honours its Volunteers champions at annual Lesedi Awards2020

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 19, 2020, 3:51 p.m.

Momentum Metropolitan Holdings is proud to announce the winners of its fifth annual Lesedi Awards at a hybrid digital/physical event hosted in Sandton recently and webcast globally.

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R100 000 water enterprise win brings hope to Limpopo families

Trialogue Nov. 6, 2020, 3:52 p.m.

An R100 000 prize for a non-profit organisation’s excellent monitoring and evaluation (M&E) methods has made a world of difference to rural Limpopo households battling to survive the ravages of …

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#KeepConnecting data fundraising campaign launch

Inyathelo Aug. 12, 2020, 8:07 p.m.

A digital fundraising campaign is being launched this week to raise funds to cover the cost of data for South African non-profit organisations (NPOs) that are struggling financially as a …

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Nelson Mandela University and Foundation partner to advance Madiba’s legacy

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 4, 2020, 7:09 a.m.

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Nelson Mandela University have joined hands in an effort to advance the legacy of the world icon after which they are named.

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Roadshow sees Gauteng Mamas progress with commitment to community development

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 25, 2019, 2:39 p.m.

Community wellbeing is a team effort, and in order to ensure communities continue to thrive, progress and develop, check ins are needed to assess growth. With this in mind, the …

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