Most Recent Content from: Lerato Mogoatlhe

  • Article: #RaiseTheGrade: Ask the South African Government to Expand the Early Grade Reading Package
    AdvocacyEducation

    #RaiseTheGrade: Ask the South African Government to Expand the Early Grade Reading Package

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 23, 2019

    Nearly 80% of grade 4 students in South Africa can’t read for meaning. Read more

  • Article: 460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report
    Health

    460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2019

    Some 50 girls aged between 10 and 19 die from AIDS-related causes every day. Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare
    Health

    Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 10, 2019

    The high cost of treatment and increasing threat of diseases like stroke making the situation worse. Read more

  • Article: South African Youth Employment Enterprise Harambee Just Won a Prestigious Global Award
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    South African Youth Employment Enterprise Harambee Just Won a Prestigious Global Award

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 3, 2019

    More than 100,000 young people have benefitted from the organisation. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control
    Health

    Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 3, 2019

    Doctors say the solution needs strict access to medication. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Is Set to Open a $100 Million Antiretroviral Factory in a Huge Step Against HIV/AIDS
    Health

    Kenya Is Set to Open a $100 Million Antiretroviral Factory in a Huge Step Against HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    When it opens, it will be the first antiretroviral factory in Africa. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Just Signed a Declaration to End ‘National Crisis’ of Gender-Based Violence
    Girls & Women

    South Africa Just Signed a Declaration to End ‘National Crisis’ of Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    The president said the country’s femicide rate is almost five times higher than the global average. Read more

  • Article: This South African Painter’s Art Lifts Up the Voices of Marginalised Women
    Girls & Women

    This South African Painter’s Art Lifts Up the Voices of Marginalised Women

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    Kilmany-Jo Liversage’s work is a feminist protest against gender inequality and discrimination. Read more