Workshops for Parents – MIET

Workshops for Parents – MIET

The Media in Education Trust (MiET Africa) conducts workshops with parents of school-going children to support them to engage with their children’s education. Jive Media Africa was contracted to develop a training programme for these parents, many of whom did not themselves have an opportunity to attend school. To address this challenge we created a series of “picture-building” exercises, where parents discuss topics and then build pictures representing key learnings – the programme has been highly successful and we recently completed a second set...
PACSA Archive Exhibition

PACSA Archive Exhibition

The history of the Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA) takes place against the backdrop of the tumultuous events of the 1980’s, 90’s and 2000’s as South Africa experienced the destructive power of the Apartheid system, its death throes and finally the birth of a new political dispensation. Today, 35 years since its inception in 1979, it continues to challenge the Pietermaritzburg community to think critically about development and social justice issues. Recently PACSA, in association with the Alan Paton Centre at the University of...
Men and Masculinities in South Africa

Men and Masculinities in South Africa

Jive Africa produced the following books for publishing by the Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA) and Sonke Gender Justice Network, “Men and Masculinities in South Africa is a three-part series comprising stories, analysis and faith based resources. Its aim is to mobilize positive changes in the ways that men and women understand male identity in South Africa”. Daniela Gennrich (Editor). “Gender transformation work is critical to sustain our country’s democratic process. buy viagra canada PACSA and Sonke Gender Justice Network share the...
Ethical & Counselling Guidelines for HIV Testing of Children

Ethical & Counselling Guidelines for...

Jive Media Africa was privileged to be part of the productions of a series of manuals, implementation guidelines and legal guidelines for the HSRC entitled the “Legal, ethical and counselling issues related to HIV testing of children”. Here is an extract from an article that can be found here where the guidelines are also available for download: “A significant number of children in South Africa live with HIV. According to figures provided by the Department of Health, an estimated 32 940 children under 15 years of age were living with HIV and AIDS but were...
PACSA Communications

PACSA Communications

Jive Africa lends it’s support to the Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action, managing the bulk of PACSA’s communications needs e.g. Annual reports, branding, books, invitations, newsletters, etc. For more information on what PACSA does please go to their website www.pacsa.org.za Share...
UNODC Everyday Heroes

UNODC Everyday Heroes

Jive Media Africa designed and implemented a ground-breaking communication campaign for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in association with the National Dept of Social Development (DSD). The Everyday Heroes Comic Book Campaign highlights the role of communities in supporting victims of crime and violence. There are six comic books in the series: Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Child Sexual Abuse, Human Trafficking, Abuse of Older Persons and Abuse of People with Disabilities. These comics have been translated into six South Africa languages....
Help, Hope, Healing from Sexual Abuse

Help, Hope, Healing from Sexual Abuse

Jive Media Africa strategising and produces media for organisations and researchers making a difference in the lives of vulnerable children affected or infected by HIV/AIDS in South Africa. CINDI The Children in Distress Network is a network of over 150 organisations working with vulnerable children in the PMB and KZN Midlands region. Child Abuse Tabloid Pull-out Share...