First African Home Education Indaba Held

First African Home Education Indaba Held: ‘Home education is a right of parents and children that must be protected by every state. Nations that respect and protect the right of parents and children to home educate demonstrate a commitment to respecting human rights, but governments which restrict home education don’t trust their citizens,’ said Mike Donnelly, SC, Director of Global Outreach at the HSLDA. He was a key speaker at the historic first African Home Education Indaba, held in Pretoria from 17-19 October, 2019. Delegates from a number … [Read more...]

The Research Institute for Innovation and Sustainability (RIIS) Set to Address Challenges in the Health, Education, Agriculture and Tourism Sectors Through Open Innovation in the SADC Region

The Research Institute for Innovation and Sustainability (RIIS) Set to Address Challenges in the Health, Education, Agriculture and Tourism Sectors Through Open Innovation in the SADC Region: The open innovation projects fall under the Southern Africa Innovation Support (SAIS) Programme funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs (Finland); RIIS partners with the Botswana Institute for Technology Research and Innovation (BITRI), and Brynston Creations to complete the planned projects; The first two projects tailored for the Agriculture and … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Innovation Lab: Quality Education for All

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Innovation Lab: Quality Education for All Image by World Economic Forum Participants during the Session: "Innovation Lab: Quality Education for All "at the Solutions Summit in Durban, South Africa, 2017. Copyright by World Economic Forum / Benedikt von Loebell … [Read more...]

KZN education steps in at school where 2 pupils were killed over phone

Durban in the News: KZN education steps in at school where 2 pupils were killed over phone: The MEC for education in KwaZulu-Natal says several challenges, including factionalism among teachers and parents and a lack of respect, led to the double tragedy at the school. WATCH: Brazen truck thieves steal over R65 000 worth of lotion in 4 minutes: A group of men have been caught on CCTV stealing lotion off a truck parked outside the Arrow Cash & Carry warehouse in Durban. The truck had been transporting cosmetic products from Johannesburg. … [Read more...]