Grow Great: rooting out stunting in SA by 2030

Grow Great: rooting out stunting in SA by 2030

Grow Great is a new campaign – the first of its kind – that aims to galvanise all of South Africa towards a national commitment to eliminate the silent epidemic of stunting by 2030 and to achieve a stunting free generation. Stunting is a condition that is...
Survey to gauge understanding of ECD sector

Survey to gauge understanding of ECD sector

In line with the National Development Plan vision and the National Integrated ECD Policy of achieving universal access to quality ECD services by 2030, the South African government is looking at different approaches to expanding various types of ECD programmes. To...
SA’s youngest children are not read to enough

SA’s youngest children are not read to enough

Reading is an important form of stimulation and teaches babies and children about communication; introduces them to numbers, letters, colours and shapes; develops their listening, memory and vocabulary skills; and enables them to understand the world around them....