Alumni October Newsletter

CONNECTING YEAR 2019 & 2020 2019 will soon be drawing to a close. It is therefore a perfect time for Alumni members to consider planning for 2020 and building on what has been learned this year. From our side, we will continue to help our Alumni identify and remain open to opportunities that can advance


Day of the Girl Child 2019

Taking boys into account this International Day of the Girl Child The world celebrates International Day of the Girl Child annually on 11 October. It aims to acknowledge the needs and challenges of girls around the world whilst also promoting empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights. But with all the focus around the


Violence is everyone’s problem

– Marc Lubner, CEO Afrika Tikkun The 2nd of October marks the International Day of Non-Violence. The occasion is intended to share the message of non-violence through education and public awareness, thereby encouraging a culture of peace, tolerance and understanding. Fairly recently, South Africa experienced a harrowing week of events that sent shockwaves around the