Monthly Archives: August 2012

Youth Combating Violence Against Women

Friendly Basketball Tournament: “These Hands Don’t Hurt” Africa Unite and The Centre for Justice and Crime Prevention, under the theme: “Youth Combating Violence against Women-These Hands Don’t Hurt” held a basketball tournament on 18th August 2012 between Excelsior Secondary School: … Continue reading

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Social Cohesion: Human Rights Workshop (Nobantu Junior High School)

On the request from Cape Town Refugee Forum, Africa Unite held a Human Rights workshop on the 7th of August at Nobantu Primary School. The purpose of this workshop was to ultimately comprehend at which level the average grade 9 … Continue reading

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Martin’s Last Day at Africa Unite

Martin Iroche, our intern at Africa Unite, is leaving us. Martin has been with AU for the past six weeks and has worked on various activities throughout, such as: “These Hands Don’t Hurt” (basketball tournament), Community Gangs Social Dialogue, and mediation between … Continue reading

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Africa’s Hope Rests In Democracy

Former Mozambique President, Joaquim Chissano, the patron of SIGLA, delivered a lecture yesterday on the theme of “Africa’s HOPE for security in the 21st Century.” Africa Unite was present as he delivered the lecture (represented by Zoe Nkongolo). Click here to … Continue reading

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Lindsay’s Last Day at Africa Unite

Lindsay Powell, our intern for the past month finished her internship today. Lindsay offered new ideas and a fresh outlook on various issues. She worked towards changing the structure of the “Hear Me programme,” as well as developing the main … Continue reading

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