Youth

SRC elections in the time of COVID-19

Many students at South African universities and colleges were forced to adjust to online learning due to COVID-19 conditions. Now another university...

No data or support: the reality of learning through lockdown in...

The digital divide impacts on students’ academic success and wellbeing, but there are ways to save the academic year and support students’...

Students Speak About Their Online Learning Experiences

Most universities in South Africa have taken their academic programme online. Even with support from these institutions to students, it hasn’t been...

Looking Ahead: School Admissions Processes And Placement Must Be Improved

The Covid-19 pandemic has placed significant pressure on an already strained education system. As the plans for the current school year remain...

Here’s What Went Down In The Greenside Fight

You may have seen the videos - a large group of people engaged in multiple fights on a street in Greenside, Johannesburg....

Survey Finds Young People Are Worried About War, Unemployment, and Corruption

“Millennials see catastrophic war as a real likelihood in their lifetime” found the  Millennials on War survey from the International Committee of...

The EFFSC Is Going Nowhere

COMMENT I am not going to argue the case for the Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC)...

Gender-based Violence: Main Issue Youth Care About

Young people  - especially survivors of gender-based violence -  actually just want better access to healthcare. “Apathetic and uninterested young people” seems...

This Is For You If You’re Confused By Ok Boomer

MAKING SENSE OF THE INTERNET  “Ok Boomer” is a meme currently flooding the internet. From Tik Tok videos...

Ugandan Climate Activist Vanessa Nakate Is Fighting For The Congo

Young people all over the world have been raising their voices around the growing climate crisis facing the world. Inspired by Swedish...

Youth Urges KZN DBE To Release Its Scholar Transport Policy

Around 483 633 learners in KwaZulu Natal (KZN) walk more than half an hour in one direction to school each day, according...

Essentials For Matric Students

Matric students all across South Africa officially began their final examinations on October 23. Punted as the most important examinations for school...

#YBAA19: These Awards Are Helping Young People Grow Small Businesses

“The Young Business Achiever Awards (YBAA) goes as far as to say that entrepreneurship is an antidote to poverty,” said Shaakira Rahiman-Saleh,...

The Gruve App Helps Users Locate The Groove, But At What...

A new app will allow users to host and attend events and activities in users’ areas. Launching in November 2019, the app...

19-Year-Old Gaelan Wort Just Published His First Dystopian Epic

At the age of 19, film student Gaelan Wort has crafted a dystopian epic and plans for it to be part of...

Is Flying Worth The Environmental Cost? Greta Thunberg Says No

Greta Thunberg is currently sailing around the world. The 16-year-old climate change activist is heading from Sweden to the United Nations headquarters...

From Unemployment To Owning A Company – Young People In Palmridge...

Unemployment levels in South Africa are at an all time high. The economy is in dire straits with no solution in sight....

Students Vow To Commit To Community Work After Successful Food Drive

Boston Media House students in Johannesburg who started a successful food donation campaign for Mandela month as part of their academic project...

The EFFSC’s Inam Kula and Mbali Zondo On Being Women In...

The newly unveiled Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) will soon be taking up their positions. FATIMA MOOSA and SHAAZIA EBRAHIM spoke...

Where Young People Stay In South Africa – StatsSA

South Africa’s population has hit 58.78 million people, according to the Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) 2019 mid-year population estimates (MYPE) report...
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