Khwezi speaks: 'I did not do it to win. I was just fighting for myself'

Redi Tlhabi

In a new book, Redi Tlhabi reveals the woman behind the pseudonym and the price she paid for pursuing justice after accusing Jacob Zuma of rape.


'My mom was too scared to check what was wrong. In the end, doctors removed her womb'

Joan van Dyk

Early screening for cervical cancer can be a lifesaver but are nonprofit organisations enough to fill the gap in KZN's crumbling system?


What sex workers and clients really want you to know about the business of sex

Ruvi Tenga, Zia Wasserman

Making sex work safer can slow down the rate of new HIV infections and also address gender-based violence, studies have shown.


'My neighbour murdered nearly all of my family, but now we are friends'

Amandas Ong

Thanks to a pioneering project survivors and perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide now live side by side in 'reconciliation villages'.


Vacancy: Bhekisisa programme associate

Bhekisisa team

Do you have proven experience in the nonprofit sector and want to learn more about international development and donors? This job could be for you.


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Vacancy: Bhekisisa engagement and collaborations officer

Come work with us to help support exciting new partnerships and creative new ways of audience engagement online and in communities.


Five things you didn't know about human milk banks

We take a look at some of the unlikely customers hitting up SA's breast milk banks.


This costs just cents and could prevent half-a-million children from going blind

The substance is critical in pregnancy and in the development of children; a lack of it has dire consequences.