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A vaccine for our GBV pandemic


 

This Women’s Month, the focus regrettably but rightfully falls on gender-based violence during lockdown.  But unlike Covid-19, the GBV pandemic already has an effective treatment against it. And our schools and institutions of higher learning have a vital role to play in administering it. “A war being waged against the women and children of our […]

Access to reliable water supply key to women empowerment


 

It is August and Women’s Month again, but this year the celebration of Women’s Day on August 9 and Women’s Month throughout the month takes place under difficult conditions as the country is in the grip of Covid-19. The pandemic has led to more hardships for women. The pandemic has brought with it an increase […]

Nelson Mandela legacy still lives through clear rivers campaign


 

What can be more important than our source of life, water? Ensuring that this resource is nurtured and kept consumable should be our number one priority as South African citizens. Instead we take our rivers and dams for granted on a daily bases, we dump our garbage and even hazardous substances like oil, diesel or […]

INNOVATION

Mathematical sciences and fourth industrial revolution technologies

The fourth industrial revolution has become more than just a buzzword, and to say that it is a new reality is an understatement because...

EDUCATION

Action against Guptas long overdue

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation welcomes the action instituted by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) and Eskom against the Guptas and several former officials at...

ECONOMICS

Nelson Mandela legacy still lives through clear rivers campaign

What can be more important than our source of life, water? Ensuring that this resource is nurtured and kept consumable should be our number...