The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) cordially invites you to a conversation with Prof Keymanthri Moodley on Pandemic ethics: how have we fared? The COVID-19 pandemic has raised profound ethical, legal and social issues set against a backdrop of global health and socio-economic inequities. Read more and register
Coronavirus Disease 2019’, or COVID-19, which is caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2(SARS-CoV-2), has become a major threat to public health since the initial outbreak in China in December 2019. By20 February 2021, more than 110 million infections and 2.45 million deaths associated with COVID-19 had beenreported worldwide, with more than 1.5 […]
Fifth report in CDE South Africa new series focusing on the #COVID19 crisis. For more information
Here a few resources from the DBE and stakeholders that learners, teachers and parents can use during the lockdown. Online resources SABC Education virtual academy Previous examination question papers grade 10-12 National Assessments grade 1-9 Lockdown digital school DBE TV on channel 122 OVHD Radio Stations: Gauteng Radio Stations: KZN Radio Stations: Mpumalanga Western Cape […]
Online resources and information During the lockdown all learners can access material online for support, the material is available on the DBE site. Please follow the link
The novel corona virus has disrupted national and global programmes, it is not business as usual and a new way of thinking is required. The attached infographic offers a brief information about COVID-19. Credit: NICD
The World Health Organization (WHO) is working closely with global experts, governments and partners to rapidly expand scientific knowledge on this new virus, to track the spread and virulence of the virus, and to provide advice to countries and individuals on measures to protect health and prevent the spread of this outbreak.