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Food prices hit the poor

"People were cutting back on basic foods because they could not afford rising prices, with the very poor even going without bread, a staple food, said a report released in Pietermaritzburg yesterday." writes Sharika Regchand.

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Issues bedevilling men: Echo 11 July 2013

Issues bedevilling men tackled: Maritzburg Echo, 11 July 2013

MARKING the beginning of men’s month, Brothers For Life in part- nership with Pietermaritzburg Men’s Forum on Thursday hosted a men’s dialogue at Mfenendala community hall in Sobantu.

The dialogue was aimed at opening a platform for men to raise issues affecting them

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For the People, 24 October 2013

"THE Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (Pacsa) is hoping that its film and arts festival will encourage participants to reclaim the power to shape their world." - writes Estelle Sinkins

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The Big Squeeze, 11 July 2013

The Big Squeeze: High food prices are forcing even middle – class consumers to make less health choices.

The Witness, 11 July 2013

SALLY Joubert* wasn’t feeling well. She felt that she needed to lose weight and joined a gym that offered a diet programme. It turned out that getting slim this way wasn’t so easy. “I found that I just could not afford to stick to their recommended diet plan.