UN Alliance of Civilizations calls citizens worldwide to ‘Do ONE thing for Diversity and Inclusion’ through 2nd global campaign
New York May 16, 2012- In 2002 The UN General Assembly declared May 21 as the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development following the adoption in 2001 of the Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity by UNESCO.
Brothers for Life is a national men's campaign primarily for men aged 30 and over, but also younger men, women, political, traditional, cultural and religious leaders. The campaign is a holistic lifestyle campaign to improve the health and wellbeing of all South Africans. The issues that the campaign addresses are risks associated with the promotion of men’s and family health; gender based violence, male involvement in maternal, child and women’s health; promoting health seeking behaviours amongst men including HIV testing, medical male circumcision, TB and treatment, care and support.
Rivoningo, an SABC Education TV programme, approached the NETSAFRICA Programme and Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality to reflect on the role of local community based organizations in the fight against poverty and how they ensure access to basic services.
By Yvonne Kgame, SABC Innovation and Editorial
“We live in a time where isolation is no longer possible. We live in a time of inter mingling with people.
We live in a time of interconnectedness of a shared humanity. We live in a time of an inescapable responsibility for each other and of Earth”, says United Nations Earth Charter. What makes one “African”? Is it the colour of your skin? Is it your ethnicity? Is it your culture? Is it the language you speak?
Periodically, thousands of believers follow their faith and attend church or gatherings every Sunday. Many do go in hope of receiving a miracle or healing. This expectation is heightened at miracle or healing crusades.
SABC PRESENTS TO PARLIAMENT 2012-15 CORPORATE PLAN
Johannesburg, Wednesday 02 May 2012- The South African Broadcasting Corporation’s (SABC), Board and Management, presented to the Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Communications, its three year 2012-15 Corporate Plan.