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IkamvaYouth scures incredible 94% matric pass, 96% post-school placements

The results of matric supplementary exams are out, and IkamvaYouth is proud to report an amazing overall 94% matric pass for the class of 2012! Even … Read More

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Funds raised glamorously for noble causes

On Saturday 18th May, the 5 For Change team held their second annual black tie fundraiser at Cape Town City Hall. The founders, Adriaan Dippenaar … Read More

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Willemse supports Kings and community in PE

Former Springbok wing turned rugby analyst Ashwin Willemse has thrown his support behind the Southern Kings following their triumph over the Western Force at the … Read More

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MPUMALANGA WINS YCAP FOR 2ND TIME IN SUCCESSION

Chief S.W Nhlapho Secondary School in won the 2012 YCAP (YOUTH CITIZEN ACTION PROGRAMME) held at OR Tambo international airport in Johannesburg a week ago. … Read More

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LIVING MATHS LOOKS TO BROADEN THE HORIZONS OF SOUTH AFRICAN EDUCATION

Having already reached over 4,500 students in the Western Cape alone, Living Maths is set to roll out a host of new schemes to change … Read More

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Zimbabwean Lessons In Education

In terms of country size, South Africa is three times larger than Zimbabwe. It also has a staggering R207 billion budget allocation to education. So … Read More

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Mandela Day “Inspires Change” in Blikkiesdorp

On an uncharacteristically warm and sunny winter’s morning on the 18th of July, around 300 people gathered at Blikkiesdorp temporary settlement in the Cape Flats … Read More

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Pier 14 shoppers give life

Pier 14 Shopping Centre in Port Elizabeth played host to the final blood drive of National Blood Donor Month last week, under the theme “Every … Read More

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What women can do with R2 a week!

Rural women who live below the poverty line have limited access to formal financial institutions and often do not know about options for making sound … Read More

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Ablution Blocks as Development Hubs

Earlier this year, the Department of Water Affairs published a report on the quality of sanitation in South Africa. Eleven percent of households have no … Read More

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Fit for Life, Fit for Work

June is National Youth Month. Sadly there is little to celebrate. 42% of youth under the age of 30 are unemployed. The employment rate of … Read More

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Lucrative service delivery

South African municipalities are plagued with inefficiencies, but local government can be creative and cost-effective in delivering services. e’Thekwini Metro in Durban is one such … Read More

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AFRIKA TIKKUN PHUTHADITJABA ECD TURNS TWO

The 2nd of June 2010, marked the birth of Phuthaditjaba Early Childhood Development (ECD) at the Centre of Excellence in Alexandra Township. Phuthadichaba ECD celebrated its … Read More

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Woodwind Circle residents turn wasteland into garden

The Steenberg Woodwind Circle Community was established three years ago in the suburbs of Cape Town, with Woodwind Circle residents wanting to help beautify their … Read More

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The Art of Rural Development

Since the advent of democracy in South Africa, gains made in the Arts, are not often celebrated on Freedom Day. Many black people did not … Read More

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