Organisation: GrassRoot

Freedom Park is a township that was built from tents as explained by its pioneers, Thami and Edwin. They were living in Soweto in dilapidated homes and as such they never felt a strong sense of belonging in Soweto. They had noticed that there was an unoccupied piece of land (where there is now Freedom […]

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Mobilising people to act involves more than a catchy slogan and a sense of injustice. Effecting large-scale change involves organising people or, rather, helping them to organise themselves. GrassRoot, a South African organisation, aims to help charities, social movements and others organise more effectively by developing a suite of simple, mobile tools enabling organisations to […]

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