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Social Impact Bonds could boost development and job creation in SA

Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) hold tremendous potential for government to increase effective support for struggling entrepreneurs in South Africa, according to a new report presented … Read More

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African innovation set to happen here

UCT Graduate School of Business launches new Solution Space – to stimulate innovation and pioneer workable solutions to Africa’s social and environmental challenges. The University … Read More

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SA university pioneers new technology for disadvantaged Deaf people

Researchers at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa are on the brink of a breakthrough in developing mobile applications that will revolutionise … Read More

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Dell partners with SHAWCO to launch first ever Dell Solar Lab

January 30th will see the launch of the first Dell Solar Lab in Kensington in the Western Cape. This follows the success of the solar … Read More

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Gunter Paoli
By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Help yourself, Help Nature

Gunter Pauli is a serial entrepreneur, author and initiator of The Blue Economy. By understanding how our behavior affects our bodies, we are able to … Read More

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By Green Renaissance
Go Getter  |  UNKNOWN


South African Black Rhino Given New Home

The seventh black rhino population established by the WWF Black Rhino Range Expansion Project, was recently released after an epic 1500 kilometre trip across the … Read More

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By Lizzy
Rookie  |  UNKNOWN


On par and on a roll

Having been blind for 23 years, one would think that sixty-four year old Cecil Alexander, a retired specialist watchmaker, would have settled for the basics … Read More

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2012 Super Stage runner’s-up, Kumbirai Gundani and Kennedy Kitheka (3rd; 5th from left) with Supernews Founder, Gina Levy (2nd from right) and Hectic Nine-9 Presenters
By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Super Stage winners make TV debut & win UN Global Award

2012 Super Stage runner’s-up Kumbirai Gundani and Kennedy Kitheka made their TV debut this week on SABC 2’s Hectic Nine-9, a Flagship Kids Magazine TV … Read More

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By Saki
Hot Shot  |  Cape Town


Stretching the borders of family

Many children in South Africa without reliable adult role models, now have online access to trained and trusted mentors from around the globe – thanks … Read More

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Two hour Skype maths workshop with Bridge House School in Franschoek
By chris
Super Natural  |  Cape Town


LIVING MATHS LOOKS TO BROADEN THE HORIZONS OF SOUTH AFRICAN EDUCATION

Having already reached over 4,500 students in the Western Cape alone, Living Maths is set to roll out a host of new schemes to change … Read More

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By Marcus
Go Getter  |  Cape Town


Zip-Zap Circus provides alternative education

Cape Town’s man-made treasure, the Zip-Zap circus, provides a novel home for youth at risk. Co-founders, Brent van Rensburg and Laurence Esteve, recognized a need … Read More

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By chris
Super Natural  |  Cape Town


Mandela Day “Inspires Change” in Blikkiesdorp

On an uncharacteristically warm and sunny winter’s morning on the 18th of July, around 300 people gathered at Blikkiesdorp temporary settlement in the Cape Flats … Read More

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By chris
Super Natural  |  Cape Town


Global Soap Project Founder Looks to South Africa to Help Raise the Bar

Ugandan-born social entrepreneur Derreck Kayongo says that “when you’re trying to do something big, you have to start small”. It is fitting then that Kayongo’s … Read More

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By chris
Super Natural  |  Cape Town


Young US Entrepreneur Opens the Boundaries of Education in West Africa

By his own admission, John Roberts didn’t grow up with great ambitions of saving the world. Coming from what he calls a “pretty privileged background” … Read More

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By Homecoming
Rookie  |  Johannesburg


Expat couple move back to Joburg – no regrets

The Homecoming Revolution is a non-profit organisation, which encourages and assists South Africans living abroad to return home. Ingrid and Tim Booth, are one of the many … Read More

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By Shelley West
Go Getter  |  Johannesburg


Inkwenkwezi combats illiteracy at early age

Inkwenkwezi is a programme which supports the progress and growth of literacy in Grahamstown. By focusing on childhood development, this interactive programme, which involves students … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Project Zeitgeist

Watch Super Stage’s Top 10 change maker, UCT’s Namatirai Zinyohwera pitch his 100% IN Super Idea. Now’s your turn to change the stats – and reverse the … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Reality Check

Watch Super Stage’s Top 10 change maker, Dudu Mogapi from the University of Pretoria pitch her 100% IN Super Idea Now’s your turn to change … Read More

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Siyabonga Ndlozi - "Comm-Unite"
By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


“Comm-Unite”

Watch Super Stage’s Top 10 change makers in the 100% IN challenge, Siyabonga Ndlozi from Joburg’s CIDA City Campus  Now’s your turn to change the stats … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Know Thyself

Watch Super Stage’s wild card Melvynne Muturiki from UCT, pitch her 100% IN Super Idea. Now’s your turn to change the stats – and reverse … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Jeannot Bongo

From near drop-out to Super Success Story, watch as Jeannot Bongo shares his inspirational journey with us… The next Super Stage challenge launches in August, so if … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


2011 Super Stars, ACE-tone report back

Watch Super Stage’s 2011 Super Stars, Muzzammil Ismail and Ra’ees Mahmood, report back on how their Super Idea of melting Styrofoam (used to package electronic products) … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Super Stage is a 100% hit

After weeks of anticipation, Super Stage’s 100% IN challenge is taking a humble bow to the thunderous applause of hundreds of spectators, participants, judges and … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Super Stage montage

Super Stage exploded into reality on 22nd September at UCT’s Smuts Res. Young talented Super Stars took to the stage to present their big ideas … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Acetone aces it to number 1

Meet UCT Super Stars: Muzzammil Ismail (Medicine) and Ra’ees Mahmood (Actuarial Science) Super Stage exploded into reality on 22nd September at UCT’s Smuts Res. Young … Read More

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ARTISTIC E-WASTE
By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Artistic e-waste

Meet the runners up: Gugulethu Mhlanga (Mechanical Engineering) and Yannick Ilunga (Chemical Engineering) Super Stage exploded into reality on 22nd September at UCT’s Smuts Res. … Read More

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Trashback
By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Trashback

Meet Trashback’s founder, Terence Goldberg Super Stage exploded into reality on 22nd September at UCT’s Smuts Res. Young talented Super Stars took to the stage … Read More

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By Supernews Team
Super Star  |  Cape Town


Leaf Printer

Meet UCT Change Maker: Marc Richards (Mechanical Engineering) Super Stage exploded into reality on 22nd September at UCT’s Smuts Res. Young talented Super Stars took … Read More

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