#Education

  • 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: 5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice
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    5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 17, 2019

    Spread the spirit of Ubuntu in 67 minutes. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Doesn’t Have a Reading Culture. These Women Are Changing the Story One Tuk-Tuk Ride at a Time
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    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: New York Bans Hair Discrimination Statewide, Following in California’s Footsteps
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    New York Bans Hair Discrimination Statewide, Following in California’s Footsteps

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 16, 2019

    New York is the second state to ban discrimination based on natural hair to combat biased treatment. Read more

  • Article: Indian State Reserves College Spots for Trafficking Survivors
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    Indian State Reserves College Spots for Trafficking Survivors

    July 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 23,100 human trafficking victims were rescued in 2016 in India, of which 60% were children. Read more

  • Article: This Activist Is on Track to Feed 100,000 Kenyan Schoolchildren
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    This Activist Is on Track to Feed 100,000 Kenyan Schoolchildren

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2019

    And she’s empowering local communities in the process. Read more

  • Article: 663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water
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    663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 12, 2019

    Multidimensional poverty considers things like access to food and clean water. Read more

  • Article: Only 66% of Classroom Time in South Africa Is Spent on Teaching
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    Only 66% of Classroom Time in South Africa Is Spent on Teaching

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 11, 2019

    This study paints a worrying picture of South Africa’s education system. Read more