Tag: african languages
As the world commemorates International Literacy Day, the Department of Education proposes changes to its language policies, making it compulsory to learn an African language at school.
In a country with 11 official languages, and a beleaguered school system, the language of instruction is a contentious issue and young South Africans will suffer if language policies are poorly implemented.
South African entrepreneur Gildah Tshukutswane has turned her dream of creating greeting cards in African languages into a successful business.
A South African entrepreneur was shortlisted as a finalist in the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards, an annual international initiative to identify, support and encourage projects by women entrepreneurs worldwide.
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