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Joe Slovo Foundation is a Public Benefit & NonProfit Organisation inspired by Joe Slovo's Legacy.

Working with Civil Society, Business and Local Government as well as International Institutions, the Foundation's mission is to Build Resiliant Communities, Defend Human Rights and Improve Participatory Democracy in Africa.

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The Joe Slovo Foundation is a Public Benefit Organisation registered in Southern Africa and the UK. Inspired by Joe Slovo’s legacy, the Foundation serves to empower under-developed and impoverished African regions. Utilising a Sustainable Livelihoods Approach the focus is on building resilient communities and on the entitlement of Human Rights as per Slovo’s good friend Nelson Mandela.

The Foundation formed part of the UN World Humanitarian Summit and is actively engaged in supporting the Outcomes of that Summit and the achievment of the Sustainable Development Goals in Africa.

As such the Foundationis involved in anumber of Projects in Southern Africa including the UNiTE to END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN campagin;  SMART CITIZENS; SAVE THE FORESTS. Most of these projects include using Smart City / Mobile and Green Technologies to the beneifit of Africans

The Joe Slovo Foundation was nominated for the Tech 4 Good in Africa Awards 2017 for their work using Smart CityTechnology Article from The Voiceof Local Government about The Joe Slovo Foundation implementing an Open Communication Programme to build resiliant communities using Smart City Technologies working with the United Nations Humanitiarian Programme english heritage 1 “Leave No One Behind: End Violence against Women and Girls” reinforces the UNiTE Campaign’s commitment to a world free from violence for all women and girls around the world, while reaching the most underserved and marginalized, including refugees, migrants, minorities, indigenous peoples, and populations affected by conflict and natural disasters, amongst others, first. E_Logo_No UN Emblem-02