With the 2010 World Cup starting in less than two month, South Africa is more and more getting into the focus of the news trying to show the country from different perspectives.
The BBC just published "At the Edge in Soweto" (as part of their Global Perspective documentary series). The podcast is about the three Sowetans Anza, Freddy and Sibusiso and how they are coping with long-term unemployment and the daily temptations to make a fast - rather than an honest - buck.
BBC Documentaries - Global Perspective
At the Edge in Soweto >>
duration: 23 min
Unemployment in Soweto is well above the national average for South Africa. How are young people like Anza, Freddy and Sibusiso coping with long-term job hunting and the daily temptations to make a fast - rather than an honest - buck?