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Preschool closures threat: Early childhood development sector faces major closures as parents scramble for fees

Without government intervention, close to one million children could be stranded by the time early…
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The time to do different is now

Foundation CE Sello Hatang writes that, while mistakes will be made, South Africa must soldier…
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More than a million children, thousands of ECD operators at risk without state support

If 30 000 ECD programmes serving vulnerable communities stop operating due to South Africa's Covid-19 lockdown, it…
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May we rise to the challenge

To reflect on anything other than Covid-19 is unimaginable, for obvious reasons. Not in my…
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UnThere Kentridge - White People but Black Bodies

Read here and be introduced to the strong feelings, informed by South Africa's turbulent…
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Thirty years after Madiba returned

Nelson Mandela Foundation CE Sello Hatang's March 2020 letter, looking back on a busy February …
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UnThere us: An account of the violence of heterosexual marriage identity-making

The undeniable, incontestable, bona fide truth about the “New South Africa” is that its mother and…
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Country of Madiba's dreams

Nelson Mandela Foundation Chief Executive Sello Hatang looks to the Foundation's 2020's goals, and reflects…
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Queering queer discourse: Advocating for recognition of the existence of queer people

To be queer is an unhappy state of affairs. It means to be in protest…
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Learning to dream again

In recent weeks we have been reminded again of how strongly populism is running in…
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I knew as well as I knew anything that the oppressor must be liberated j…
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South Africa is still possible

Recent manifestations in South Africa of femicide, of men killing women because they are women,…
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From doing more, to doing differently

During the 1970s and 1980s, there was a global commitment to end Apartheid. Funding for…
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Mandela Day: the dream

Nelson Mandela Foundation CE Sello Hatang writes about Nelson Mandela International Day and the dreams…