The working conditions and wages of local social work professionals are to receive a major boost, thanks to a new exchange programme that has been established by South Africa and the UK.
• SA to strengthen ties with Britain
With the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup‘s opening ceremony set to thrill fans around the world on 17 February, those in South Africa’s rural areas won’t be left out – they’ll be able to watch the action at Village Viewing Areas used during the 2010 Fifa World Cup.
• Madiba magic for Proteas
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has launched a campaign to encourage university students to get tested for HIV/Aids, and receive ree testing, counselling and a 30-minute informational DVD produced specifically for their age group.
• Massive HIV-testing drive for SA