Cities need to build their capacity to adapt to extreme climate. One of the best ways to do this is to learn from other cities’ experiences.
Scientists are turning to neuroscience to understand how and why early humans first made rock engravings.
With a commitment to economic and political reform, the country aims to restore the confidence of its citizens as well as domestic and international investors.
There is a link between domestic violence against women and children that is important and needs attention.
This month, South Africa celebrates the anniversary of its pioneering gay-marriage decision. But the reality on the ground lags far behind the legal situation.
Only a quarter of seats in US Congress and a fifth of Cabinet positions are held by women. Other countries show how quotas, commissions and role models can pave change, writes Madeleine H...
South Africa has a high unemployment rate - especially among young people - with the education system, slow economic growth and the legacy of apartheid all factors.
The ultimate goal of investment is to create jobs and a more prosperous society, writes the World Economic Forum's Elsie Kanza.
South Africa must return to the values espoused by Mandela and the founding fathers of the ANC.
The water shortages are hitting the local economy in Cape Town.
Unless Cape Town adopts widespread rationing, the government says, the taps “will be turned off” on April 22, 2018, because there will be no more water to deliver.
The Chamber of Mines, in central Johannesburg, has become the site of green entrepreneurship - rooftop farming.
Last year South Africa became the first country on the continent to register the use of a drug that could be used as an oral pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention.
Migration to cities has helped many South Africans to escape extreme poverty, even in tumultuous times.
A start-up called Pembient is taking a novel approach to poaching: 3D-printing rhino horns to flood the market and undercut black-market business