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Reengineering education in a changing landscape

When the Covid-19 pandemic arrived on our shores earlier this year, Old Mutual's seven-year Education Flagship Project (OMEFP) had come to a close (in December 2019), and we were applying our minds to a new strategy for our CSI work in education...

By Kanyisa Diamond, Issued by Trialogue 2 days ago

How the 4th Industrial Revolution and Covid-19 are changing the face of CSI donations

Here's how the country benefits when you rethink your CSI donation strategy to focus on the UN's Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) of improving access to quality education, with a particular focus on the role of technology at a time when we need it most...

Issued by SAICA 3 days ago

#YouthMonth: MiHeart Project looks to empower a new generation

As South Africa looks to revive its economy, the predicted negative impact of the Covid-19 crisis on the South African job market is significant...

26 Jun 2020

IQbusiness Youth Progress Index and Report: key findings to improve youth outcomes

Launched on 18 June 2020, the IQbusiness Youth Progress Index (YPI) and Report 2020 is intended to generate a very deliberate conversation on the future prospects and prosperity for the youth of South Africa...

25 Jun 2020

Pharma Dynamics CEO kicks off Tutudesk Covid-19 Challenge with R1.2m pledge

Over the last two years, Pharma Dynamics has donated in excess of 45,000 Tutudesks to beneficiary schools in Mpumalanga and Limpopo...

22 Jun 2020

Aftermath of Covid-19 requires Africa to be bold in its path to recovery

Vera Songwe, executive secretary of the ECA, says tackling the ongoing coronavirus pandemic effectively to ensure Africa grows back and builds back better in the aftermath of Covid-19 requires boldness...

19 Jun 2020

Education assistance for TRC apartheid victims

Application for financial assistance to study for the victims of apartheid, their qualifying relatives and dependents are now open...

18 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Education essential in breaking cycle of poverty, liberating young people

Musa Thomo is operations manager at Sparrow FET College, a social enterprise that specifically caters for the disenfranchised youth of South Africa...

By Sindy Peters 15 Jun 2020

Metropolitan donates 10,000 masks to 150 WC schools

In partnership with the Unite4One movement, Metropolitan has donated 10,000 face masks to over 150 schools in vulnerable communities across the Western Cape...

8 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Youth must prepare, start strategising for the new normal

We chatted to Bokang Mokoena, executive director of youth-led NPO Phakamani Young Minds Academy, to find out more about the origins of the organisation, some of its most significant achievements...

By Sindy Peters 5 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Staring down the barrel of youth unemployment

Arguably one of the biggest lessons we've learnt from the global Covid-19 pandemic is the power of technology and the positive impact it can have on the education sector...

By Onyinye Nwaneri 1 Jun 2020

After Covid-19, Africa can build back better

These are challenging times for Africa and the rest of our global village...

By Amina J. Mohammed 28 May 2020

Students graduate from GoDaddy's Train-The-Trainer programme

More than 70 South Africans have graduated from GoDaddy's Train-The-Trainer programme...

28 May 2020

Locked down, not locked out: 10 benefits of a Biz Press Office now

While real office space is locked up, now is an ideal time to upgrade an online presence. The digital business-to-business media are providing valuable opportunities for companies and brands in high traffic, virtual environments. As the only media brand with community in our DNA, we are proud that a presence on Bizcommunity promises community and delivers community...

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