From humble beginnings as a feeding scheme in the 1980s, Siyabonga Africa has grown to include entrepreneurship programmes and business skills that incorporate food security.
The youth population is big and is growing; urbanisation is growing even faster. These factors present possibilities and pitfalls: a young population may be dynamic and bring economic advantages but at the same time, too many young people raises the potential for conflict.
Project Zenzele holds free computer training classes for the unemployed and children of the community, but will mainly focus on those with disabilities, in the uMnini Trust Area in KwaZulu Natal. The project is still in its early stages and needs assistance, especially with books for the library.