Smart Girl Stories

Living with Albinism in South Africa

South Africa is a diverse nation that has a long and painful history of discrimination and oppression. It is a sad reality that despite the collective struggle against injustice, people living with Albinism in...

Set The Bar A Little Higher

As we navigate through life, we all have a unique and important role to play in shaping the world and leaving a lasting legacy for future generations. Today, I am proud to recognize the incredible efforts and...

Meet Noluthando Sithubeni – My Scars Are Art, They Tell My Story: After The Gas Explosion

My Scars Are Art, They Tell My Story: After The Gas Explosion I want to share the story of courage and survival with you today. I want you to meet Noluthando Sithubeni. Many of us take survival for granted...

South Africa

South Africa

Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of cultures and the ongoing fight for equality in South Africa. This category celebrates the achievements of South African women who have shaped their nation. Learn about Winnie Mandela, an anti-apartheid activist and former wife of Nelson Mandela, who championed social justice and women’s rights. Delve into the work of Nadine Gordimer, a Nobel Prize-winning author who explored themes of apartheid and social inequality in her writing. Discover the contributions of contemporary figures like Caster Semenya, a middle-distance runner who challenges gender norms and inspires young athletes.