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Every year, the Mail & Guardian profiles interesting young people who have stood out from the pack

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  • And now for the good environment news with Conservation Optimism

    Conservation Optimism, a site that provides stories about efforts to protect and restore the environment has become a global movement

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  • Kenya’s beach boys fall into sex tourism, trafficking

    In the face of their families’ poverty, young men, persuaded by the prospect of wealth or education, travel to Europe with their older female sponsors only to be trafficked for sex

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  • High court reinstates Umgeni Water board

    The high court has ruled that the dissolution of the water entity’s board by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu was unfair and unprocedural

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  • South Africa calls for global biodiversity fund

    The proposal was made during the Cop15 biodiversity conference in China last week when the conference adopted a post-2020 framework to save nature

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  • T20 Cricket World Cup: Same old Proteas or renewed hope?

    Proteas steer course twixt hope and dread

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  • Mkhize throws the book at the Special Investigating Unit

    It’s a long shot at political redemption for the former health minister and, more pressingly, a bid to avert criminal charges

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  • Pockets of instability in Kenya are underpinned by unequal development

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    Stability in Kenya hinges on a just, equitable distribution of resources, and a commitment to progress human development for the marginalised

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  • Open City Film: 8 films, 3 days

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    Joan Legalamitlwa, the curator of Open City Film, knows that films deserve seated respect, not nose-around-the-corner sniffing at

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  • Eastern Cape premier Mabuyane lives large amid province’s poverty

    Oscar Mabuyane and MEC Babalo Madikizela allegedly used a portion of state funds for struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s commemoration for their own benefit

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  • Constitutional court confirms warrantless searches in cordoned off areas unconstitutional

    The law was challenged in response to raids in inner Johannesburg seemingly targeting illegal immigrants and the highest court has pronounced itself 10 days before an election in which then mayor Herman Mashaba has campaigned on an anti-foreigner ticket

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