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Wishing all a peaceful holiday, and renewed strength

Zanele, Thabo and Ashley, together with the Board of ACT Ubumbano, wish all our partners, comrades, and friends a peaceful December time, and a holiday break that renews your spirits. For those who celebrate Christmas, may the joy of Jesus’ birth and the peace he brings be with you, your families, and your communities. The […]

Gender & Economic Justice: Realizing a More Gendered Approach to Rebuilding the Economy

Women bear the brunt of holding society together and rebuilding society along the fault lines of a myriad of consequences. Women are marginalised by lower wages, discrimination, and unequal opportunities in the workplace despite their invaluable contribution to the economy. Join this four-part series to assess the economic, political, and social roles of women in […]

Ubumbano Partner Profiles: Workers’ World Media Productions (WWMP)

WWMP is a non-profit organisation specialising in media development, mass education and leadership skills training for building the organising and leadership capacity of poor and marginalised communities. Established in 1999, it has in the last decade shifted the location of its projects to unorganised precarious workers and poor working-class communities. Its work focuses on developing […]

Dignity during Covid – Support for women and girls

“We sometimes squeeze together limited funds to buy groceries, also milk to feed our babies. There is not always money for pads. Due to COVID-19 we found ourselves unexpectedly in crisis with drastic setbacks.” – Masi The COVID pandemic has placed young women and girls in precarious positions, and as families have had to prioritise […]

NPOwer Free Mental Health Support for NPO’s in South Africa

NPOwer is a first-of-its kind NPO Mental Health Support Programme and 24-hour toll-free Helpline offering FREE Mental Health care and support to all NPO’s in South Africa. NPO’s always provide help, resources and support to others, but never before has their mental health been prioritised. In a partnership between Tshikululu Social Investments and SADAG (South […]