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Support the White Ribbon Campaign to end GBV in South Africa

    Today  is Bonus Day and @GlobalGiving is matching a portion of all donations to the White Ribbon South Africa for 24 hours – so please Donate ! White Ribbon South Africa is a part of the largest  global movement of men and boys working to end men’s violence against women. The aim is […]

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South African Court rules against Cheap Bank Repossessions

South African Court rules against Cheap Bank Repossessions Judgement is a victory for Johannesburg homeowners, and potentially Homeowners across South Africa. A full bench of the South Gauteng High Court  of South Africa ruled this week that repossessed homes may no longer be sold at auction without reserve prices, except in exceptional circumstances. The ruling […]

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Global Sourcing Summit – Creating 1000’s of Jobs in Africa

Global Sourcing Summit – Creating 1000’s of Jobs in Africa The Joe Slovo Foundation are working with the Global Sourcing Association UK (GSA) and  The South African High Commision (DIRCO) in London to develop 1000’s of sustainable jobs in Africa. This October the GSA will hold its Summit and Awards Ceremony in Cape Town, South […]

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Happy Womens Day – “you strike a woman, you strike a rock”

Happy Womens Day – “you strike a woman, you strike a rock” On 9 August 1956, more than 20,000 South African women of all races creeds and cultures staged a march on the Union Buildings in Pretoria in protest against the proposed amendments to the much hated Pass Laws  the Amendments would have imposed even […]

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Joe Slovo Foundation joins Leave No One Behind : End Violence Against Women and Girls Campaign

Joe Slovo Foundation joins UNiTE ‘Orange The World’ Campaign – Leave No One Behind : End Violence Against Women and Girls From today 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, until to 10 December, Human Rights Day, The Joe Slovo Foundation is supporting the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based […]

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Joe Slovo Foundation speaks on using Digital connectivity as an engine for economic development and social empowerment at the forthcoming AfricaCom

Martin Dolny, Director of the Joe Slovo Foundation will be a panellist on using Digital connectivity as an engine for economic development and social empowerment at AfricaCom, Cape Town South Africa Martin Dolny, Director of the Joe Slovo Foundation will be a panellist on using Digital connectivity as an engine for economic development and social […]

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Red Card against Women Abuse – sign the Change.Org Petition

South Africa has one of the worst records in the World for Gender-Based Violence. The United Nations calculates that one in three women have suffered from or will suffer from Gender-Based Violence at least once in their life-time. Meanwhile only 1 in 500 cases are successfully prosecuted This culture needs to change- break the silence […]

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Global Giving Accelerator Campaign to raise funds to protect women against GBV

The GlobalGiving Accelerator Campaign to raise funds to Protect over 3000 Women & Girls from suffering from Gender-Based Violence (GBV) every day in South Africa ends in 24 hours. Sep 28 2017 10:14AM The GlobalGiving Accelerator Campaign to raise funds to Protect over 3000 Women & Girls from suffering from Gender-Based Violence (GBV) every day […]

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Putting the Citizen at the Heart of Smart City Development

Martin Dolny – Director of The Joe Slovo Foundation will be a Panellist on “PUTTING THE CITIZEN AT THE HEART OF SMART CITY DEVELOPMENT” at the forthcoming SMART-SUMMIT in London on Sept 19th, 20th Sep 14 2017 11:07AM Martin Dolny – Director of The Joe Slovo Foundation will be a Panellist on “PUTTING THE CITIZEN […]

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Joe Slovo Foundation launches GlobalGiving Crowdfunding Campaign to prevent Rape

The Joe Slovo Foundation in conjunction with GlobalGiving launched a World-Wide Crowdfunding Campaign to raise money yesterday to roll out a Rape Rescue Alarm Service country-wide – the free service is part of its ‘STOP RAPE NOW in SOUTH AFRICA initiative. The Foundation was selected by GlobalGiving to be part of its Accelerator Program that […]

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