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How does rugby provide a focus for South African unity?

How does rugby provide a focus for South African unity? Creative commons image Government ZA under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Sep 2015
In a nation which struggles to agree on much, rugby provides common ground, says Kathryn Nel.

OpenLearn Live: 15th September 2015

OpenLearn Live: 15th September 2015 Creative commons image Guinnog under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Sep 2015
From South Africa in 1990, a sign of changing times. How will.i.am is helping with the shortage of engineers. And more free learning across the day.

Thinking Allowed: Migration to London and South Africa

Thinking Allowed: Migration to London and South Africa Creative commons image Petras Gagilas under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Feb 2015
This week's Thinking Allowed features The Open University's Dr Daniel Conway and looks at migration in contrasting contexts

Woolworths in the post-apartheid era

Woolworths in the post-apartheid era Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 18 Oct 2013
Can a supermarket success in a changing economic environment?

100 in 1 day – Cape Town 2012

100 in 1 day – Cape Town 2012 Copyrighted image Copyright: 100 in 1 day
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2013
A citizen-driven festival of doing in Cape Town.

The Design Cradle – Out of rural poverty

The Design Cradle – Out of rural poverty Copyrighted image Copyright: The Design Cradle
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2013
Design to deliver services in South Africa's poor rural communities.

Open Streets

Open Streets Copyrighted image Copyright: Open Streets
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Aug 2013
A worldwide movement of citizens who are reclaiming their streets as public space.

Keep on running

Keep on running Creative commons image Elvar Freyer under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Nov 2011
Oscar Pretorius is nicknamed "the blade runner". But where does assistance for disability end and cheating begin?

Health Check: How teenage health affects adult life

Health Check: How teenage health affects adult life Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 May 2011
Programme five looks at teenage health and the implications for health in later life