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Following a severe eye injury which forced his early retirement, former Proteas wicketkeeper Mark Boucher has gloved up for rhinos – the cricket star has decided to devote his time to rhino activism as South Africa battles with escalating poaching figures.
The Cape Town-based Desmond Tutu TB Centre has won a prestigious global accolade for its work, a welcome nod of approval for those working to help reduce infections of the lung disease among children in South Africa and the rest of the developing world.
• TB diagnosis breakthrough
Young world leaders, working under the banner of global initiative One Young World, will descend on Johannesburg in 2013 to engage world leaders on socio-economic issues challenging the world's youth today.
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Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is once again the recipient of a prestigious award. Tutu was awarded a United Nations Millennium Development Goals lifetime achievement award for his tireless services to humanity.
Ethnic violence, which once tore through the Solomon Islands, will soon be a thing of the past as peace lobbyist Archbishop Desmond Tutu heads to the country to help them form a Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu turns 77 on 7 October 2008. The charismatic cleric received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 and has won the admiration of the world as an outspoken moral voice and human rights campaigner.