Special features

Youth Month

The 2014 Youth Month is highly significant as South Africa marks 20 years of freedom since the first democratic elections were held in 27 April 1994.

Child Protection Week

Child Protection Week 1 - 8 June 2014

Presidential Inauguration 2014

The inauguration of South Africa's fifth democratically elected President will take place at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday, 24 May.

Freedom Day 2014

Freedom Day on 27 April is an annual celebration of South Africa's first non-racial democratic elections of 1994.

Human Papilloma Virus Vaccination Campaign

The Department of Health is embarking in a massive campaign to provide the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine among school-going girls 9 and 10 in grade 4.

Human Rights Month 2014

Human Rights Month is commemorated in March to remind South Africans about the sacrifices that accompanied the struggle for the attainment of democracy in SA.

State of the Nation Address 2014

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his State of the Nation Address to Parliament on Thursday, 13 February 2014.

CHAN 2014

CHAN 2014 is being hosted in South Africa from 11 January to 1 February 2014

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

The world pays tribute to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, South Africa's first democratically President

16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children

16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children

SA observes 16 Days of Activism campaign from 25 November - 10 December