Child protection week: Bullying in SA schools

Child protection week: Bullying in SA schools

This week is Child Protection Week and recent research done by the 1000 Women Trust has found that 57% of children have been bullied at some time during their high-school careers.

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Fighting for a breath of fresh, clean air: Mpumalanga Highveld communities take on government

Fighting for a breath of fresh, clean air: Mpumalanga Highveld communities take on government

Community environmental organisations in Mpumalanga’s Highveld are seeking judicial intervention in their quest to reduce air polluting nitrogen dioxide emissions in the area.

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CCMDD: “The right medicine, for the right patient, in the right parcel, in the right place, at the right time.”

CCMDD: “The right medicine, for the right patient, in the right parcel, in the right place, at the right time.”

The Health Systems Trust reports that the Central Chronic Medicine Dispensing and Distribution (CCMDD) programme has alleviated an overburdened and under-resourced public health system.

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‘What if I infect my baby with the COVID-19 when I breastfeed him?’- mothers share their fears

‘What if I infect my baby with the COVID-19 when I breastfeed him?’- mothers share their fears

Although the immune systems of children and infants are resilient against contracting the coronavirus, moms who are exposed to the virus on a daily basis fear transmitting it to their new-born babies through breastfeeding.

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