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WATCH — Cape Town exposed beyond the beaches

The township of Nyanga is notorious for being the area with the highest number of reported murders in the country. Katleho Khang SNJM and Ricardo da Silva SJ visited the community for a week and discovered that amid the violence there is great hope.

A twilight moment as I returned to the land of the rising sun

A return visit to her Japanese homeland has made Kyoko Morgan strongly aware of the stark differences between the land that was once home...

Cape Town water crisis: A drought for one is a drought for all

How Cape Town handles the current water crisis is important because it will teach all South Africans important lessons about climate shocks that will soon affect everyone. Chris Chatteris SJ argues that how humanity responds to climate change and the climate shocks that follow, affecting not only the poor and vulnerable but our economies and livelihoods too, will make and mark the 21st century.

Cape Town water crisis: an opportunity for a revived Church

As the spectre of Cape Town approaching the dreaded Day Zero looms increasingly large, it is also emerging that at stake is more than the availability of water. Day Zero is asking tough questions about our social pact. Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya says this is the time for the Church to teach. 

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