The Limpopo Department of Social Development has established a COVID-19 Response Team comprised of officials from the Department as well as those from the Department’s agencies SASSA and the National Development Agency. The team has been established to ensure that precautionary measures are put in place at the Department’s service centres that include old age homes, ECDs, community based service centres, pay points and secure care centres, among others. All ECDs have been instructed to shut down by the
Southern Africa Development Community is on the verge of launching Early Childhood Development Protocol with member states coming together to brainstorm modalities and share notes on the best practices. Six member states- Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique, Lesotho, Zambia and Eswatini attended a workshop hosted by Zimbabwe Network of Early Childhood Actors (ZINEDCA) in Harare where is was resolved to push governments to increase budgets for ECDs.
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Curro Holdings had set up to R50 Million Covid-19 relief to assist parents who are struggling to pay their children fees. While the lockdown has put parents into a strain where some parents had to experience loss of income or reduction in their income, their inability of paying fees had become an imminent threat. Although, the National Lockdown hasn't disrupted the learning of the learners but the economic crunch has been slowing down the fees payments. However, Private Education had offered struggling pare
The department of basic education has made arrangements for schools to re-open soon with protocols to be followed ,only schools who will be able to adhere will be allowed to operate but the Early Childhood development sector was not mentioned alot Deputy minister of basic education Dr Reginah Mhaule said that the members of parliament indicated that Grade R learners are still young and If the parents had to go to school who will remain or stay behind to take care of them?. It has come to their understanding