Mark Heywood, Author at Latest News

Mandela had called for drastic action on the climate crisis

Today the world celebrates Nelson Mandela Daya memorial day by the United Nations in 2009. This year’s global theme is “It’s in Your Hands”. People across South Africa and the world are organizing activities promoting volunteerism and activism, which the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) has asked to be associated with the theme “Climate, Food and … Read more

Revolutionary technology brings convenience to the Eastern Cape

Two remote villages in the UR Tambo region of the Eastern Cape, Lufuku and Lugazo, and two primary schools, Makulu and Mtambalala in neighboring Kotuini, have benefited from a revolutionary new technology that literally turns air into water. Between August and November 2022, each household in the two villages received two types of hydroponic water, … Read more