IOM’s Southern Africa Regional Office and METRO FM, South Africa’s largest urban commercial radio station, are joining forces to combat the spate of xenophobic attacks that have swept the country and to help the victims.
GERMISTON, South Africa, May 21 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency on Wednesday provided 2,000 blankets and 2,000 mattresses to victims of a wave of xenophobia in South Africa’s Guateng province.
Attributable to the Acting Resident Coordinator United Nations in South Africa Pretoria – The United Nations organizations in South Africa are deeply concerned about the continuing xenophobic related violent attacks against foreign nationals and some South Africans living in the province of Gauteng over the past several days. Several people have been killed and many,… Read More »
Answering the “Business Call to Action,” several global companies, including South Africa’s SAB Miller, will tomorrow announce a series of concrete initiatives that apply core business expertise – utilizing their technology and innovative spirit – to tackle the multiple challenges of poverty.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) will host an International Law Conference ‘Decent Work for Persons with Disabilities in Africa – realizing this human right through effective legislation,’ from 12th to 14th May 2008 in ape Town, South Africa. Linked to an ILO project “Promoting the Employment and Employability of People with Disabilities through Effective Legislation”,… Read More »