GroundUp (Cape Town)

A community journalist project reporting from South Africa's townships, mostly on health.


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  • South Africa: How I Crossed the Border Illegally [opinion]

    Every day, hundreds of Zimbabweans cross the Beit Bridge border across the Limpopo River into South Africa - some of them illegally. GroundUp reporter Tariro Washinyira joined... Read more »

  • South Africa: Of Social Class and Door Mats [column]

    The question of class came to the fore this week with that arch free marketeer Ann Bernstein and the Centre for Democracy and Enterprise (CDE) hailing the potential growth of a... Read more »

  • Sierra Leone: Death in a Clinic - A Volunteer's Story [opinion]

    "So just think of the one who is about to die, trapped behind hundreds of walls sizzling with heat, while at the same time, there are all those people, on the telephone or in cafes... Read more »

  • South Africa: Drain Claims Second Victim

    Residents of the informal settlement in Bardale have accused Baseline construction company of negligence after a man fell into an open drain, injuring his leg. This is the second... Read more »

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