Category Archives: News

“Africa Rise Up” Campaign

Earlier this month, 17 year old Anene Booysen’s body was found the morning after she had been gang-raped at a construction site in Bredasdorp in the Western Cape on 2nd February 2013. Anene is one of many victims in South … Continue reading

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2013 Call for Africa Unite Human Rights Peer Educators

Africa Unite (AU) is offering our FREE annual Human Rights Peer Education and Social Cohesion Program Training. Each year, we select 25 young people from diverse groups, genders, and cultural variations between the ages of 17 – 35 to join … Continue reading

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Women Skills Development Project: Information Sharing Session

Between November 2011 and April 2012, Africa Unite implemented a 6-months rights awareness and community dialogue programme for refugee, migrant and South African women. The findings of this intervention shows that in South Africa, refugee and migrant women continue to … Continue reading

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Africa Unite on Bush FM

After the Human Rights workshop for Refugee and Migrants at Salt River Community Hall, Africa Unite was invited to speak on Sakhisizwe – Building the Nation, Bou die Nasie for Bush Radio 89.5FM in Cape Town, a show that focuses … Continue reading

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Executive Mayor of Drakenstein Municipality Meets Africa Unite

On the 11th October 2012, Africa Unite met with the Executive Mayor, Gesie Van Deventer of Drakenstein Municipality, in Paarl at Civic Centre. The purpose of the meeting was to report to the Executive Mayor about some allegations raised by … Continue reading

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Africa Unite: September Newsletter

The team of Africa Unite is glad to present you our third newsletter which contains reports about several community dialogues and updates about our recent work in the projects. You can find it here: Africa Unite Newsletter. Thank you for … Continue reading

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Social Utility Rescue Local, Refugee and Migrant Women In Township

Africa Unite would like to take this opportunity to thank three members of the non-profit organization of Social Utility “Seniores Italia Partners per lo Sviluppo”: Mr. Giorgio Bertini, Mr. Umberto Del Canuto, and Ms.Olga Jazzarelli. Each independently donated funds to … Continue reading

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