The global City Nation Place Awards recognise excellence in place-branding. Play Your Part has been nominated to Best Citizen Engagement. The nationwide social movement inspires, empowers and celebrates active citizenship.
Young leaders at the Youth Caucus debated how to build South Africa's nation brand as well as ways in which ordinary people could play their part in meeting the goals of the government's National Development Plan.
On Fridays, keep your South African flag flying. The days have been given over to marking the countdown to the 20th anniversary of democracy in the country. Called Freedom Friday, people are encouraged to show their pride on the day.
The Gauteng Provincial Legislature is the driving force behind the new Citizen Responsibility Campaign, which aims to get people more involved in the processes of democracy, and more aware that good citizenry is as much a matter of duties as of rights.
• Back to basics for a unified SA
Ordinary South Africans doing extraordinary things to improve the lives of all of us, will be featured in Play Your Part, when the second season of the series returns to television screens.