Eskom's electricity woes have hastened the failure of water infrastructure around the country.
Citing heritage concerns, the township’s residents have stonewalled the building of a museum.
Displacement, climate change and entrenched abuse block the support women need to enter the agriculture sector, and to be able own land.
Following numerous reports of abuse, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has asked the organisation to establish an office at the centre.
Reports of violations at the repatriation centre for detained illegal immigrants have grabbed the attention of human rights organisations.
The M&G went undercover at the Lindela Repatriation Centre for illegal immigrants to see if some of the detainees would share their grievances.
Foreign detainees being held at Lindela Repatriation Centre say guards got violent to end their passive protest against conditions in the facility.
Costly "compassion training" doesn't seem to be working on the infamous eviction crew, who are seen to have little regard for people or possessions.
Informal traders were swept off Jo'burg's streets in October and although the city now appears to have embraced them, their future remains uncertain.
The special permits issued to Zimbabweans in South Africa in 2010 will expire in December, but no news about the renewal of their residency status.