Three young South Africans share their experiences of this year's One Young World Annual Summit, held in Dublin, Ireland from 15 to 18 October, where valuable young talent from across the globe debated and shared solutions for the pressing issues facing the world.
Brand South Africa has introduced, for the first time, a platform for young people to take part in the conversation about South Africa’s global competitiveness, at the South African Competitiveness Forum on 4 and 5 November in Johannesburg.
Ubuntu Concepts, in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Kaya FM and Play Your Part, held the second Ubuntu Sessions dialogue to discuss the role language plays in nation building.
Global Dignity Day, celebrated on 15 October, aims to teach young people how to help others live with dignity. Brand South Africa spent the day with the pupils at Umtata Christian School, who run a range of dignity-related projects.
Education, sound values and self-belief were some of the essentials needed to build a better community, participants agreed at the Play Your Part Sowetan Dialogue held in Langa, Cape Town on Thursday 9 October.
Applications are open for the 2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship, which offers six weeks of intensive training at a leading US university for African leaders aged 25 to 30.
Join Brand South Africa on Thursday 8 October for the next edition of the Sowetan Dialogues, to discuss how to make South Africa a competitive country for ourselves as citizens, investors, and tourists.