On Friday, March 14 2014, Khulumani's in-service trainees will present their implementation plans for introducing the Kumnandi model of small-scale organic production in their own areas - the semi-formal peri-urban large settlements in and around Khutsong in the West Rand goldfields of Gauteng; the rural district of Moutse in Limpopo Provincce with its long-standing history of community activism and in the south coast area of Amanzimtoti in KwaZulu Natal.
There’s R1.19 billion sitting in the President’s Fund, designated by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to help victims of Apartheid rebuild their shattered lives. Now the department of justice finally wants to spend it, but who will actually benefit? Its intended beneficiaries say they are still being left out of the process, and that the money is being misused. SIMON ALLISON investigates.