Surf programme offers hope to S Africa youth

Unique approach provides holistic education to teenagers often vulnerable to drugs and violence in city's townships.

    A new batch of surfers are hitting the beach in South Africa's Cape Town.

    Two hundred and fifty teenagers from townships nearby are carving out a refuge from violence, drugs and even AIDS by riding the waves.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Cape Town.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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