Children’s Corner

The Children’s Corner

Today is youth day in South Africa and it is also the day of the African child. As a country we have transformed from the tragic events on 1976 Soweto uprisings to today's empowered voices. Our democratic government ensures that children participate in all aspects affecting their lives, embodying hope and participation for a brighter future.

Child protection week Improving child safety in SA

With the Child Protection Week campaign underway, the Social Development Department is urging people to seek alternative care for their children if they are unable to look after them. The department is on a mission to promote children's rights and mobilise society to protect children from violence, neglect and exploitation. The department's Acting Deputy Director-General of Welfare Services, Siza Magangoe discussed this with eNCA.

Minister Lindiwe Zulu on protecting Children

Minister Lindiwe Zulu reflects on the immeasurable efforts made by the democratic government of South Africa over 30 years, emphasising the strides taken to protect and uplift our communities. As we launch Child Protection Week, we honour these achievements and recommit to safeguarding our children.