Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on people with disabilities

Independent transformation and disability specialist, Tshepo Mothiba, looks at how people with disabilities were impacted during the global COVID-19 pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic is undeniably one of the greatest global humanitarian emergencies since the Second World War. Its adverse impact has once again highlighted the deep-seated societal inequalities emanating from, […]

Recycling to donate wheelchair on Mandela Day

On 18 July, South Africans commemorated the life of former president Nelson Mandela by spending 67 minutes bettering their community. For its Mandela Day celebrations, QASA invited the community to assist with sorting bottle tops and bread tags for recycling, which will in turn fund a wheelchair for an individual […]