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The UN zooms in on homelessness

The UN zooms in on homelessness

Tuesday, September 19, 2023, will be the start of the general debate of heads of state at the UN’s 78th General Assembly in New York. UN Secretary-General António Guterres will present his report on “Inclusive policies and programmes to address homelessness, including...
Call to action: address homelessness

Call to action: address homelessness

The recent heart-breaking incident of the Johannesburg building fire that killed more than 70 people, including 12 children, has sparked a necessary debate about the prevalence of homelessness in the city of Johannesburg. Some people who lived in the building were...
Celebrating courageous women

Celebrating courageous women

Women should be acknowledged for their contribution to society, not only on Women’s Day but throughout the year and in history books. Lydia Williams is one of the women who inspire me. She was born into slavery. After she had given birth at the age of 13, her son was...