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HIV

More than 175 000 young people tested for HIV in the year 2015, according to data from the First Things First programme.

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DHETNEWS

OVER the past year, the construction of South Africa’s two new universities has given more than 400 young people the chance to learn skills in a structured workplace experience towards a qualification.

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Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says government will take serious action against fly-by-night institutions and individuals who misrepresent their qualifications.

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EDUCATION

Government has set aside R16.3 billion towards higher education, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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SANEWS

Government says its Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) continues to make steady progress in creating work opportunities and is on course to meet its five-year target.

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UNIVERSITY

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has called on the management of universities to take decisive action in the face of student protests, which has been tainted by acts of violence and vandalism.

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DHET

The State Information Technology Agency (SITA) has undertaken to the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training that the certification backlog currently being experienced with the National Certificate (Vocational) qualifications will be eliminated by 30 June 2016.

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EDUCATION

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says the provincial government is reigniting its focus on education, with special emphasis on schools in townships and special needs education.

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KNOWLEDGEISPOWER

President Jacob Zuma says education is an important tool to empower people and this is the reason he decided to establish an education trust to increase access to educational opportunities for disadvantaged children, particularly in rural areas.

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YOUTH

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the development of young people is a priority for government, adding that entrepreneurship is the heartbeat of a developing economy.

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MPUMALANGAPROVINCIALGOVERNMENT

The Mpumalanga Provincial Government, led by Premier David Mabuza, together with the South African Breweries (SAB), is calling on young entrepreneurs to enrol in its programme to empower the youth with business skills.

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TABLETS

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has announced that all the 2016 Grade 12 learners in Gauteng schools will receive their educational tablets.

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NYDA

Register for the FREE NYDA matric rewrite programme and receive tuition that will help you prepare for the 2016 Matric Exams! Closing Date - EXTENDED UNTIL 29 FEBRUARY 2016

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UCTSTUDENTS

The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has condemned violence during student housing protests at the University of Cape Town (UCT).

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INTERNSHIP

Internships provide an invaluable opportunity for young people to gain experience in the workplace. But to be a sustainable arrangement, successful internships must work for both the employer as well as the student, an expert says.

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FUNDING

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) says it is strengthening ties with funders to increase access to higher education and training.

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SANEWS

The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) will be hosting a number of live broadcasts of the State of the Nation Address (SONA) throughout the country.

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NYDA

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has created over 11 000 jobs over the past three years through various initiatives.

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SOUTHAFRICANFLAG

Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi has launched the National Identity Campaign in an attempt to strengthen relations among South Africans.

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YOUTH

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will interact with Grade 11 and 12 learners at a Youth Development Expo at the University of Johannesburg Soweto Campus this weekend.

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MINISTERMDUDUZI

Young people have been urged to avoid university degrees that result in unemployment by Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana.

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