Category Archives: News In South Africa

Short Learning Programme empowers Unemployed Youth

Short Learning Programme empowers Unemployed Youth The North-West University’s Unit for Continuing Education (UCE) recently joined forces with the Culture, Art, Tourism, Hospitality, and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) to facilitate a skills training programme within the hospitality sector. The short learning programme was aimed at empowering unemployed youth. According to Mr Junior Mthimkhulu, a project manager at… Read More »

Universities SA appeals to corporates and donors to continue funding students

Universities SA appeals to corporates and donors to continue funding students Universities SA (USAf) has made an appeal to the corporate sector and for private donors to continue supporting students through bursaries and scholarships. There is a growing concern across the university sector that companies and individual donors who traditionally offered students and universities funding for bursaries are… Read More »

CPUT Exhibition celebrates the creativity of San youth

CPUT Exhibition celebrates the creativity of San youth POSITIVE: The dreams, vision and stories of the youth are evidenced in the original prints on display A three-year partnership with a San youth empowerment project has yielded another positive outcome – an art exhibition of prints produced by the students. The exhibition, entitled Recollection: voices of the San youth,… Read More »

CUT And BMF hold hands to build partnerships , 2018

CUT And BMF hold hands to build partnerships , 2018 A memorandum of understanding was signed by the CUT and the Black Management Forum (BMF).  The partnership between CUT and Black Management Forum is not a new endeavour but has now been formalised, and both institutions are looking forward to a fruitful working partnership. The signing of the MOU… Read More »