Category: Education

COVID-19 conspiracy theories debunked

Debunking COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories

By Bertalan Meskó, MD, PhD One person in Wuhan eats an uncooked bat, and your local Walmart runs out of toilet paper. This is such a surreal scenario, no wonder people...

Akello Digital Classroom

Cassava Smartech launches Akello Digital Classroom to help students learn from home

Diversified digital services group Cassava Smartech has launched Akello Digital Classroom, a platform that offers Zimbabwean students, from Primary level to High School,...

The Uebert Angel Foundation and Dr. Tapiwa Mashakada distributing food in Hatfield

Uebert Angel Foundation partners Dr. Tapiwa Mashakada to reach out to the needy with food in Hatfield

“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you...

Ecobank

Ecobank and Google collaborate to keep children learning during the COVID-19 pandemic

Ecobank Group (www.Ecobank.com), the pan-African Bank, is leveraging its distribution and partner networks to raise awareness of literacy apps in the Google Play Store...

COVID-19 e-seminar today

COVID-19: African Development Institute to hold a virtual seminar

WHAT: E-seminar on COVID-19 macro-economic policy planning for Africa WHO: African Development Institute, African Development Bank Group, partners WHEN: Wednesday, 29...

Survey explores nexus between COVID-19 and youth education and employment

ILO survey explores nexus between COVID-19 and youth employment

To bring youth voices to the forefront of action and policy responses, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth,...

COVID-19 Information Hub available through SMS free for Econet Users.

Official COVID-19 Information Hub available free through SMS for Econet mobile users

The Ministry of Health and Child Care and UNICEF have made the Official COVID-19 Information Hub available through SMS free for Econet Users. With the support of Econet,...

L-R: Prof. Jacob Mufunda, Dr. Celstino Dhege and Dr. Thalia Mungwari offering COVID-19 training to health workers in Bikita district

Silveira High School Alumni medical practitioners give back to Bikita community

Dr. Celestino Dhege, a former Silveira High School student and the Vice President of Infection Control Association of Zimbabwe teamed up with Professor Jacob Mufunda and...

Children in rural areas with no access to Internet need other forms of access to education

Global Education Coalition reaching out to children in rural areas

Since many children in rural areas have no reliable connection to the internet or the electricity grid, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural...

UNESCO Regional Office for Southern Africa Prof. Hubert Gijzen

SADC and UNESCO sign agreement to ensure learning never stops

The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Secretariat and the United Nations, Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) have signed a Joint...