8th May 2020

When losing means everything and nothing

Pierre Brouard reflects on Kübler-Ross’s stages of loss and the similarities with South Africa's stages of acceptance (and loss) of COVID-19.
7th May 2020

Locks Down and Quarantine Queens: Thoughts on Gender and Hair Fixation During a Global Pandemic

Locks Down and Quarantine Queens: Thoughts on Gender and Hair Fixation During a Global Pandemic By Gabriela Pinheiro Introduction Throughout the month of April 2020, a […]
5th May 2020

Social distancing and privilege – looking at Covid-19 through an intersectional lens

Social distancing and privilege – looking at Covid-19 through an intersectional lens by Vickashnee Nair I sit alone on my couch in the quiet and warm flat […]
5th May 2020

Shame on you, shame on me: a pandemic of shame

Shame on you, shame on me: a pandemic of shame by Pierre Brouard More than ever, as we grapple with a virus which is causing so […]
5th May 2020

Challenges of making the change to working from home and isolating

Challenges of making the change to working from home and isolating by Vickashnee Nair The roads are ghostly, not a single pedestrian or car. This is […]
4th May 2020

Leadership during Covid-19

Leadership during Covid-19 By Vickashnee Nair What makes a person a leader is complex, especially during crises such as the one we all face at this […]
4th May 2020

Framing Poverty and African Men: thoughts on the South African socio-economic response to Covid-19

Framing Poverty and African Men: thoughts on the South African socio-economic response to Covid-19 by Christi Kruger Something of an opportunity appeared to show up for […]
23rd April 2020

Reflections on stigma, HIV and COVID-19

Reflections on stigma, HIV and COVID-19 by Chris Joubert As someone who works in HIV testing services, I have heard a lot of misconceptions about HIV. This […]
22nd April 2020

Reflections on what I do at the CSA&G

Reflections on what I do at the CSA&G By Vuyisa Mamanzi My background I grew up in Gugulethu, a township located just outside Cape Town. I […]
22nd April 2020

#MenAreTrash vs. #NotAllMen

#MenAreTrash vs. #NotAllMen by Martin Mushomba I am studying for a Masters in Medicinal Plant Sciences at the University of Pretoria. I joined the Just Leaders […]