Children have a right to a voice.

Feb 2024

The country's Constitution protects their right to participation in everything that affects them. Every year, the Nelson Mandela Children's Parliament convenes and children deliberate and choose their leaders who will put the rights of children on the country's agenda.

The journey of the CSG in alleviating child poverty.

Oct 2023

When South Africa became a democracy, one of the things the new government had to contend with, was child poverty. In 1996, the CSG was introduced to deal with child poverty. To date, it reaches 13 million children. The journey from 1996 – 2023.

Sustainable Livelihoods Approach: Mama Alice

A 5.40 mins Feb 2018

Ma Alice is the local seamstress whose business had always faced challenges of low production numbers due to her sewing machine. In 2021 the Department of Social Development identified Ma Alice as a business that needed support by supplying with a new industrial sewing machine, an Industrial Over Locker Machine, 3-reel complete with table, stand, and half HP motor.

Itumeleng Maake DSD

A 4:30mins Dec 2021

The everyday life of Itumeleng Maake with all the challenges of Restricted growth


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