Plan to give everyone in South Africa access to the internet in 2 years, says minister

Plan to give everyone in South Africa access to the internet in 2 years, says minister

The Department of Communications and Digital Technologies is looking at a mass internet rollout plan for South Africa, says Communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni. Addressing a BRICS meeting on Thursday (11 November), Ntshavheni said South Africa was moving towards a predominately digital economy. “Where we are to date, we are considering …

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Africa is emerging as an auto industry hub

Africa is emerging as an auto industry hub

As a Continent, Africa has a history of car making, particularly South Africa. But the land of sunshine, safaris and rainbows is best known in the automotive sector as a market for second-hand cars, often over 10 years old. They won’t sell anywhere else and are the only vehicles many …

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Reference centres | IFRC

Reference centres | IFRC

Our reference centres promote collaboration, knowledge-sharing and innovation across our global network and with humanitarian partners. In doing so, they help support strong and sustainable National Societies and improve the collective humanitarian impact and influence of our Movement. Some reference centres are set up in partnership with the IFRC (referred to …

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