traditional healers

[PODCAST] Each one teach one: Doctors, traditional healers tackle psychiatric illness

Medical doctors and traditional healers often struggle to trust each other. But in this rural KZN community they learned how to work together.


All the knowledge we do not know yet

Milisuthando Bongela

"Recovering ancient hidden knowledges, as long as we are responsible with them, is important considering how many ills there are in our society."


This land is our chemist

Lucas Ledwaba

A group of men harvest medicinal plants, which they then process and sell, but it’s a tough trade


Traditional innovation

Tamsin Oxford

Innovation Award: Corporate Organisation for innovations and their research and/or development by a team or an individual


Prudence Mabele: "I have seen ARVs save lives"

Ina Skosana

Mabele helped lead the fight for antiretrovirals in SA. A memorial service will be held for her today. This was her last interview with Bhekisisa.