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#GivingTuesdaySA: Shine the spotlight on your generosity

#GivingTuesdaySA: Shine the spotlight on your generosity

The #GivingTuesday Campaign has just launched in South Africa, with the 27th of November marked as the first ever official GivingTuesday. Like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday has become a global giving movement, which is active in over 50 countries worldwide and is a publicly owned campaign to share the goodness of humanity.

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Save the Children South Africa CEO assumes new role in fight to end violence against children

Save the Children South Africa CEO assumes new role in fight to end violence against children

Save the Children South Africa CEO, Gugu Ndebele, has assumed her new role as the member of the Executive Committee of the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children. The partnership is a place where all major stakeholder groups come together to channel their actions and resources to end violence against children (VAC).  
 

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Save the Children calls on the SAPS to do a thorough investigation in the Dros Rape Case

Save the Children calls on the SAPS to do a thorough investigation in the Dros Rape Case

Save the Children South Africa (SCSA) calls on the South African Police Services to conduct a thorough investigation to ensure that the man who allegedly raped a 7-year-old at a Dros restaurant in Pretoria last week, remains behind bars. We welcome the fact that the suspect will remain in custody while the police continue with their probe.

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South Africa to host its first Global Goals World Cup tournament

South Africa to host its first Global Goals World Cup tournament

The Embassy of Ireland, Save the Children South Africa, Eir-Soccer, the Royal Danish Embassy of Denmark, Danida, and Global Communications, are among the stakeholders hosting a football tournament for women supporting the United Nations 17 Global Goals dubbed ‘Global Goals World Cup’ (GGWCup) on 13 October 2018.

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Breastfeeding is the foundation of life

Breastfeeding is the foundation of life

Save the Children South Africa (SCSA) has urged mothers in Phuthaditjhaba in the Free State, to exclusively breastfeed their infants during the first six months. This was part of the child-rights organisation’s awareness drive during this World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August).
 

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Human trafficking under the spotlight

Human trafficking under the spotlight

Save the Children South Africa (SCSA) CEO Gugu Ndebele, has called for action against the scourge of human trafficking in southern Africa. Ndebele was speaking at a march held in the Mozambican town of Ressano Garcia, near the border with South Africa early this month.
 

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