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Logo of Department of International Relations and Cooperation Internship Opportunities at DIRCO
The Department of International Relations and Cooperation is inviting applications for a twelve (12) month Internship Programme as a contribution...
Photo of someone comparing an old and a new bank note with a money pin Loving the new Mandela notes
By now, you’re probably familiar with the new Mandela Series bank notes. But did you know that Council was consulted by the SA Reserve Bank and...
Photo of Hein Wagner and Gerrie Olivier in cycling clothes Blind racer to complete half Ironman as preparation for Cape Epic
Blind adventurer, Hein Wagner, and his riding partner Gerrie Olivier will take on the half Ironman 70.3 in East London, South Africa, on 21 Jasnuary...
Photo of two people playing tennis Sound Ball Action Tennis
If you are looking for an exciting and social way to get active this summer, why not try Sound Ball Action Tennis? The game is played on a badminton-...
Photo of a stack of books with chains around them being cut WIPO Treaty for the Blind and Article A1
Council's National Executive Director, Mr Jace Nair, recently wrote about a matter that lies very close to his heart; access for visually...
My World logo Vote to become a priority
“My World” is a United National (UN) global survey. The World Blind Union's Advocacy Coordinator, Dr. Victor John Cordeiro, urges...
Photo of delegates at the 40th Biennial Conference 41st Biennial Conference
Arrangements for Council's 41st Biennial Conference is in full swing. As the name suggests, the conference is held every two years. This year the...
Photo of the KAPSYS SmartVision enlarging some music notes Clever Smartphone for People with Low Vision
The SmartVision is a smartphone designed by French digital company KAPSYS. The company has been designing and selling digital mobility and...
Picture of a raised stamp on paper that says "Right to Read Overdue" WIPO Treaty Negotiations Latest News
Following the last update on here about Article A1 of the draft international treaty at the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) (click...
This image has no alternative text. OPTIMA FEMALE GOALBALL TEAM MAKES US PROUD
-Submitted by  Ngwanakopi Ramushu On the 4th of May Opima College's goalball team competed in a tournament at Setotolwane Lsen School in...