LGBT

Mozambique’s enduring discrimination leaves gay men untreated for HIV

Bias against men with HIV is common in Mozambique, deterring many from seeking treatment.

Funding crisis threatens gender work

The Triangle Project is experiencing a financial crisis. All the work is under serious threat.

Gay rights: Is the pope still Catholic?

Italy's leaders and the Vatican are battling to close the gap between church doctrine and modern life.

LGBT star roles dim in Hollywood

A study has shown that only a fraction of the major studio films last year featured gay characters, most of whom were painted in a bad light.

Elton John to Putin: I will show you those abused by laws

Elton John has told Russia's President Vladimir Putin that he has met Russians abused under legislation banning "homosexual propaganda".

Nigeria’s anti-gay law ‘a licence to violence’

Gay activists, LGBT community members and the UN have warned that a Bill banning same-sex unions could legitimise homophobic violence in Nigeria.

Gays take to India’s streets demanding end to discrimination

Gay rights activists have paraded through India's capital to demand an end to the stigmatisation of gays, lesbians and transgenders in the country.

Russia’s gay teens turn to secret site for support

An unintentional activist is helping young homosexuals faced with hatred in Russia after starting a closed forum for them to interact.
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‘We’ll show you you’re a woman’

Human Rights Watch released a report on the violence that underprivileged, black lesbians and trans men face on a day to day basis.

A lesson in sexual tolerance

Students say schools are often hostile to diverse sexual orientations and to gender rights.

Prejudice peddled as tradition

Very few of the LGBT people and their supporters who celebrated Pride month recently could have known of an attack on their constitutional freedoms.

Pride marchers demand legal reform for gay Paris

Buoyed by New York's legalisation of gay marriage, thousands of LGBT rights supporters have taken to the streets of Paris demanding similar reforms.

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NGOs ask ConCourt to order that shops can sell baby clothes during lockdown

The organisations say lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders