I write this article after spending a number of weeks living in one of the rural townships, Kamhlushwa, that characterizes the region of Mpumalanga. I lived in a small building with a tin roof, cockroaches in the kitchen and water that took 20 minutes to heat up, yet I lived in luxury compared to most. In this region, 84% of people are unemployed, 46% have HIV/Aids and only 7.7% have flushing toilets and piped water in their homes, as stated by a representative of a local education charity in the township.
Segovia—The new Bachelor in Design students are displaying their work in their exhibition “Learning By Doing” between Dec. 15, 2017 and Feb. 5, 2018 in Casa de la Moneda. The exhibition is a gathering of all the works they have created over the course of the first semester.