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South Africa’s new Cabinet is gender balanced
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Politics and Society South Africa’s new Cabinet is gender balanced

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has trimmed down his Cabinet from 36 Ministers to 28 and made it gender balanced for the first time in the country’s history. He has also included younger leaders in his Cabinet, notably former ANC Youth League deputy president Ronald Lamola and ANC Youth League secretary-general Njabulo Nzuza.

Meet Marie Diouf, the woman championing iodised salt in Senegal
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Arts and Culture Meet Marie Diouf, the woman championing iodised salt in Senegal

According to a report published by UNICEF and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, nearly 19 million babies born annually are at risk of permanent yet preventable brain damage and reduced cognitive function due to the lack of iodine in the earliest years of life. A Senegalese woman is working to change those odds in her country.