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SA Heroes
If there’s one thing these go-getters have in common, it’s a determination to succeed. As we celebrate Youth Month, let’s learn from their example.    By: Morné Stoltz, MiWay Head of Business Insurance South Africa is already a very young country with 45.88 percent of the population under 24; by 2050, this proportion will have increased...
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FOOD FORWARD – A SECOND HARVEST INITIATIVE   50% of edible agricultural production is wasted due to specification requirements, cold-chain and processing inadequacies as well as access to markets. This nutritious food goes to waste while 14 million South Africans go hungry every day. FoodForward SA is launching Second Harvest, a programme that sources and...
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Top 22 Startups Chosen for Final Selection Days – Startupbootcamp Africa Startupbootcamp (SBC) Africa is the Africa-leg of a global family of industry-focused accelerators. This year is the second consecutive year that the programme will take place in Cape Town, and over the past 3 months the SBC team have criss-crossed the globe in search...
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SA HERO SERIES: NEW CAMPUS FOR LEAP SCIENCE & MATHS SCHOOLS Yet another example of the incredible work at the NGO sector is doing to help South Africa deal with the legacy of the past and ”pull itself up by its own bootstraps” With a 100 percent Grade 12 pass rate and more than 83...
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Well done SA! Nothing like a weekend of good sporting results to create a positive vibe for a day or two. Blitzboks win World Series Comrades won by two South Africans Springboks beat England Bafana Bafana wins Plate Final Comrades gruelling 90.184 km down run was won by Bongumusa Mthembu (Men) in 5:26:35 and Ann...
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  In my work I come across truly incredible South Africans whose whole life is given to improving and bettering the opportunities of others. This is one such story – Steuart Pennington  Written by Sharon Dell  There is growing appreciation of the importance of play in early cognitive development, but such concerns are still far...
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INTERESTED IN WINNING A PRIZE FOR A SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVE?  READ ON:  APPLICATIONS FOR THE SAB AND AB INBEV AFRICA SUSTAINABLE CHALLENGE ARE NOW OPEN The South African Breweries (SAB) and Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) Africa have committed to several ambitious Sustainability Goals to be achieved by 2025 in the areas of Water Stewardship, Smart Agriculture,...
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CELEBRATING THE FREEDOM TO LEARN, THIS AFRICA DAY!  On 25 May 2018 we celebrate Africa Day; a day marking the independence of 28 African countries from European colonisers. While South Africa only became part of the original organisation in 1994, our country became the founding member of the African Union, officially launched in 2002. For...
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LIFE CHANGING PAINT PURCHASE WINS SCHOOL HANDYMAN WHEELS VALUED AT R500 000 Aaron Matumbike, the handyman at Trinityhouse Little Falls Pre-Primary in Roodepoort, did not know that the purchase of Plascon paint last year would change his life. Matumbike took his chances and entered the Plascon Bumpa Competition with great hopes of winning, but never...
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MEET THE 2018 INTEGRITY IDOLS SA FINALISTS!   The finalists in South Africa’s first Integrity Idol initiative have been announced. They are a doctor, a police captain, a nurse, two EMS responders, and an educator, drawn from across the country. South Africans were asked to nominate those civil servants working in the healthcare, education, and...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'