Schools & Education

City of Johannesburg EMS Partners with Barron to equip children in Alex for the winter season

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:37

With winter fast approaching, Barron – the largest and most trusted corporate and promotional brand in Africa – has collaborated with the City of Johannesburg Emergency Management Services (EMS) to provide the children of Rays of Hope and Aids Orphans Project in Alexandra with much-needed education and winter ac

City of Johannesburg EMS honours School Leaners from all regions

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:15

The City of Johannesburg Emergency Management Services yesterday honoured 500 School learners from all Seven regions of the City of Johannesburg who participated in the Schools Emergency Response Teams Training programme which seeks to create safer schools and communities, ensure maximum community outreach programmes and promote

UCT researchers are reducing the burden of Cardiovascular Disease in Africa and beyond

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Fri, 05/04/2018 - 13:18

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) has become the leading cause of death in Africa and many developing countries according to studies. As resources are limited in low-and-middle-income-countries, it is imperative that interventions be guided by the cost-effectiveness of screening and early treatment opportunities.