The perils & rewards of our 180° turn

When I founded The Conscience Organisation, I never imagined it would take nearly two decades to get it to where it is now. The journey has been exciting, glorious sometimes perilous but always, deeply rewarding. It feels as though I have traversed mountains, valleys, rapids and tornadoes. There have been waves (big ones), the occasional… Read more »

Kweku Mandela & Mick Sheldrick speak about raising $7.2bn

Recently we hosted an intimate and exclusive event at our Redfern offices in partnership with Global Citizen, fresh from the immensely successful Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 in Johannesburg, honouring Nelson Mandela’s legacy and marking his 100th year. The event was one of the most successful platforms for the objective to eradicate extreme poverty and… Read more »

Ending Violence Against Children in schools

Last week we joined UNICEF, the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, Global Citizen and Junior Chamber International in South Africa to help bring to life the #ENDviolence Youth Manifesto. Over 100 young people from Africa, Asia, and the Americas gathered in Johannesburg at the beginning of December to participate in Junior Chamber International… Read more »

The Conscience Organisation works with UNICEF to Help End Violence Against Children

The Conscience Organisation will be working with United Nations’ agency ‘End Violence Against Children’ (EVAC) on ‘Safe2Learn’ – a global program to eradicate all forms of violence in schools by 2024. The Conscience Organisation is partnering with UNICEF, Junior Chamber International (JCI), and Global Citizen at an organised youth workshop in Johannesburg, South Africa this… Read more »

Insights from tech leaders having a positive social impact

Amongst the hustling and bustling, clinking wine glasses, Spotify kitchen swagger playlist and kids running around, a couple of things stuck out from our community event last week. Being an entrepreneur is challenging but rewarding While taking us through his professional journey from serving in the Australian Army for over 19 years to co-founding Sonder,… Read more »