What are plastics and what is their environmental impact?
The word ‘plastic’ is a general term used to describe a group of materials. They…Read more
What is cancer and how is it caused?
Cancer is a disease caused when abnormal cells divide rapidly. Although cancer isn’t caused by…Read more
What is period poverty and how can we tackle it?
Every month, almost every girl and woman of child-bearing age around the world will experience…Read more
Hope for the future: The Eritrea-Ethiopia peace agreement
The recent peace deal in the horn of Africa has sparked hope regionally and internationally….Read more
More than just words: what can we learn from literature?
Literature is so much more than words written on a page. It is much more…Read more
How illness prevention can save lives
Preventing illness is key to saving lives. It can also improve you and your family’s…Read more
The true story behind second-hand clothes
Africa is the world’s biggest destination for second-hand clothes, receiving over 70% of global clothes…Read more
Life after prison in South Africa
Life after prison is often very difficult. In prison, it is common to feel a…Read more
Climate change: why it matters
Climate change refers to long-term changes in the earth’s climate. Climate change does not describe…Read more
Mobile banking: its functions and benefits
Mobile banking is a broad term used to describe any method through which a mobile…Read more