Early childhood development is critical for proper cognitive growth and later schooling years. An organisation in KwaZulu-Natal has 30 years' experience in bringing much-needed ECD to underprivileged communities.
The fifth C40 Cities Mayors Summit will take place in Johannesburg this month. It's a good time to look at the measures the city is taking to combat the effects of changing weather patterns. It is among the biggest emitters of greenhouse gases in South Africa, but it is working to rebalance this legacy.
The iconic baobab tree – a potent source of vitamins and antioxidants – may soon become a money-spinner for thousands of rural African farmers, thanks to Food and Drug Administration approval for the importation of baobab powder to the US.