Xenowatch

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Refugee women and digital storytelling

Storytelling is innate to humans. For millennia, ever since cave paintings were used to record practices, storytelling in all its different forms and genres has contributed to rich cultural traditions from one generation to the next. Like people themselves, storytelling methods have changed over time. Digital storytelling is one such

Mastercard and USAID are looking to transform refugee settlements into digital communities

Mastercard and USAID, the United States' Agency for International Development, have announced their public-private coalition that is looking to transform refugee settlements in Afrika into digital communities. They hope to achieve this by bringing together technology, solutions, and experience from multiple sectors to transform refugee settlements into digitally-connected communities. The

Foreign Nationals And South Africans Walked To The Union Buildings As Part Of The Anti-Xenophobia March

Several community groups, which included foreign nationals, marched to the Union Buildings on 9 March 2017 in protest against the recent xenophobic attacks across the country. The march was organised by the "Coalition of Civics Against Xenophobia", which is a "coalition of South Africans and foreigners living

#TshwaneUnrest As #XenoMarch Hits Tshwane With Some Residents Marching Against Foreign Nationals

Over twenty foreign-owned shops and other properties have been vandalized and looted in the City of Tshwane over the past two weeks as some residents continued with threats and violence against foreign nationals in South Africa's capital city. This resulted with a march by some City of Tshwane residents on