Seeking Answers to Ending Poverty in South Africa

Mantsadi Sepheka wraps up AllAfrica's reporting on a major conference in Cape Town aimed at finding strategies to end poverty and inequality.


Below her report, find her daily audio bulletins and the reporting of Melissa Britz and Sue Valentine.


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AUDIO: Addressing Historical Injustices in an Unequal Society

South Africa's political analyst Adam Habib says the only way the country is going to deal with poverty and inequality is by first addressing the ... see more »


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    Publication Date:
    11 September 2012

    AllAfrica's Mantsadi Sepheka reports on the "Towards Carnegie III" conference in Cape Town, which aimed to explore strategies to overcome poverty and ... see more »

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