South Africans abroad
The 21st Conference of the Parties (CoP 21) of the United Nations Framework for Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC) starts today. President Jacob Zuma and Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa are attending, in a bid to secure the country's environmental interests globally.
A South African documentary looks at the social issues driving rhino poaching. Horn
examines the conditions in the disadvantaged communities around game reserves. It won Best
Conservation Film in New York City for its efforts to unpack the topic.
Discussions at the African Economic Conference this week focused on developments regarding
poverty and inequality on the continent. Income distribution was a key topic. Hundreds of
experts talked about how new policies and leadership could change the way of life in Africa.
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