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Savings in mental health care costs lives

24 February 2017

With 94+ patients dead and more displaced, the Health Ombudsman calls for justice. The release of the Health Ombudsman, Professor Makgoba’s report into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of mentally ill patients in the Gauteng province has triggered an outcry....

Shock at the death of 94 mental health patients

27 February 2017

The Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, is shocked and...

#OperationRehab offers hope to 1,000 disabled South Africans

24 February 2017

In South Africa, a company’s CSR initiative is offering hope to thousands of people living...

Anti-malaria pesticides causing congenital disabilities

23 February 2017

Research by the University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP ISMC) has...

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Making a Positive Awareness In The Media

28 February 2017

12 Actors with Disabilities The awareness of disabilities and long-term illnesses in the media has risen considerably in the last few years, where actors with disabilities are making a positive impact and landing key roles regardless of their disabilities. There’s...

PanSALB Awards for Deaf Awareness

3 March 2017

Sign language interpreter, Natasha Parkins-Maliko and well known Deaf activist, Nenio Mbazima, recently got...

KZN Women in ICT to celebrate Women’s Week

24 February 2017

Wathinta Bafazi KZN Impumelelo Inclusive Women In ICT Global Research Institute will celebrate International Women’s...

What defines me?

24 February 2017

I am a 19 year old aspiring writer and an author of an unpublished book...


Wheelchair basketball distracts from war

28 February 2017

A wheelchair basketball player receives the ball from a teammate, at a tournament following a two-week training session run by coach Jess Markt from Colorado, in Juba, South Sudan. JUBA, South Sudan – Warnings of possible genocide hang over...

Skhosana produces best all-round performance at Junior Masters

28 February 2017

South African top wheelchair tennis junior Alwande Skhosana returned home from the Cruyff Foundation...

Maripa upsets world no.11 To reach quarter-finals in Rotterdam

28 February 2017

Thursday, 16 February 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands. – South Africa’s top male wheelchair tennis player,...

Schwarzenegger returns for Arnold Classic Africa

28 February 2017

Following the launch of a successful inaugural edition last year, Hollywood star and bodybuilding...