#Access to Education

  • Article: #HandsOffOurGirls: Africa’s First Ladies Demand an End to Child Marriage

    #HandsOffOurGirls: Africa’s First Ladies Demand an End to Child Marriage

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 11, 2019

    There are 12 million girls in Africa who are forced into marriage before they’re 18 years old. Read more

  • Article: Schools in England Are Increasingly Hosting Food Banks to Feed Pupils and Families

    Schools in England Are Increasingly Hosting Food Banks to Feed Pupils and Families

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 3, 2019

    Schools are becoming a “fourth emergency service,” a headteachers' leader said. Read more

  • Article: Children With Disabilities 'Pushed out of Mainstream Schools' in UK

    Children With Disabilities 'Pushed out of Mainstream Schools' in UK

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 22, 2019

    “Children are not getting the support they need." Read more

  • Article: Education Is the Key to Unlocking Young South Africans’ Potential
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    Education Is the Key to Unlocking Young South Africans’ Potential

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 18, 2019|The World Bank Group

    This 18-year-old Joburger is young, ambitious, and hustling for limited educational opportunities. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time

    South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Children need to be taught that reading is enjoyable!” Read more

  • Article: This South African Student Is Selling His 'Trash Creations' to Pay for College
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    This South African Student Is Selling His 'Trash Creations' to Pay for College

    July 3, 2019|Beautiful News

    Mpho Makutu builds remote-controlled cars and robots from recycled materials. Read more

  • Article: Why Everyone in South Africa Should Care About the Country’s Human Capital

    Why Everyone in South Africa Should Care About the Country’s Human Capital

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 21, 2019

    Knowledge, skills, and health are all essential to empowering people to realise their potential. Read more

  • Article: Pupils in This South African Community Haven’t Been to School in 4 Months

    Pupils in This South African Community Haven’t Been to School in 4 Months

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 20, 2019

    Community leaders insist that the community shutdown will go on until they get a tar road. Read more