[SN-ANNOUNCE] The Forum: Making Mzansi Better!
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Mon Jul 14 13:54:35 SAST 2008
TO ALL SANGONeT USERS
The Forum: Making Mzansi Better Newsletter!
Making Mzansi Better is a collective of voices dedicated to a building a
better country. You can find views, news and opinions from a range of people
making a difference to our rainbow nation.
Desmond Tutu: I am deeply, deeply sorry...
Please, please, I call on our people: don't let us dehumanise ourselves.
We are acting contrary to our best nature. We are acting contrary to those
we should be showing gratitude to; people who helped us become what we are,
a free nation.
We are going back to that horrendous, gruesome thing we had the
necklacing. No matter how upset you might be, to do that, to set a person
alight while they are alive, speaks volumes about the state of your own
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Do you have a message you would like to send to Robert Mugabe? Check your
option on our quick online poll:
a) Resign and start a new career as a farmer?
b) Form a government of National Unity with the MDC?
c) Take an extended leave of absence in Iraq?
To vote, go to:
Leaders' Day 2008
A non-political initiative calling every person in South Africa to stop for
30 seconds in silence, prayer or solidarity in recognition that all our
leaders need positive encouragement.
A positive society inspires positive leadership, ensuring a positive future.
For more information, go to: http://www.leadersday.co.za
National Children's Rights Advisory Council Report
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY REPORT: NATIONAL CHILDREN'S RIGHTS ADVISORY COUNCIL
MEETING May 2008
The National Children's Rights Advisory Council was held in Rustenburg
on 21-23 May 2008. The purpose of the meeting was to consolidate inputs into
the following documents: National Plan of Action for Children Framework,
National Policy for the Advancement and Coordination of Children's Rights
Delivery in South Africa and Comprehensive Children's Rights Monitoring and
To view the report, go to:
Invitation to Secunda Launch
Mpumalanga Welfare Social Service and Development Forum - It is our pleasure
to invite you to participate in the launching of a Local Welfare Social
Service and Development Forum
The time has come for all stakeholders; Civil Society Organizations (NGO's,
CBO's, NPO's, Home Base Care, Care Givers, Faith Base Organisations, Health
Clinics, Local Authorities, Crèches, Educators and Social Services) to join
hands to improve the quality of life of our people.
To view the invitation, go to:
What's On? is where you will find real people doing real work to make Mzansi
Better. There are jobs, events, notices and opportunities for you to get
involved in Making Mzansi Better. Recent additions include requests to
participate in the Public Comment Process on Western Cape Petitions Act
Draft Regulations and to Support SANAC in ensuring the re-instatement of
disability grants for PLWHA.
To view current notices, go to:
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