September 2016

Role and responsibilities of Local Councils

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Last month witnessed the overhauling of local councils through the elections process. Opposition parties mounted a strong campaign against the ruling party and as a result many large councils are now going to struggle with coalitions. Here is an article which explains the way local governments function and what is their role. Clearly if our

Certification of the 93 Practitioners Trained by the Five Trainers

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Practitioners of the Kwa Makutha cohort, with trainer, Feziwe Gambo (extreme right) The final certification ceremony took place on 30 August 2016 at the Ritson Hall DUT. Speakers at the function included Paddy Kearney (GDT Chair); Kudzai Mqingwana (Sibaya Funding Manager); Geraldine Job (Dept. of Social Development Regional Coordinator); Professor Lortan (DUT, Head

Izimpande Zobuntu Project Trainers Commended

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The five trainers (showing certificates), with Paddy (GDT Trust), Heleen & Gugu (DUT Food & Nutrition) and Nomandla (GDT Trainer) August marks the close of Phase/Year Three of the Early Childhood Development (ECD) Izimpande Zobuntu (Roots of Ubuntu) Values Education Project. In the third phase of the project the training model shifted from