Sanitation Appropriate For Education (SAFE) initiative

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Media Statement (15 August 2018)

Posted by Ayanda Khuzwayo on 17 August 2018 1:40 PM CAT
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Millions raised for school sanitation 

The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga is humbled by the immense support and interest in the Sanitation Appropriate for Education (SAFE) initiative launched by President Cyril Ramaphosa in Pretoria yesterday morning.

The initiative raised over R45 million rand as well as a number of pledges in the form of professional services. There were some organisations that already work in schools and have committed to ensure that all of the schools they work in have SAFE and appropriate sanitation.

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Media Release (10 August 2018)

Posted by Ayanda Khuzwayo on 14 August 2018 2:15 PM CAT
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President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday the 14th of August 2018, launch the Sanitation Appropriate for Education or SAFE Initiative at the Sheraton Hotel in Pretoria.

The SAFE Initiative, led by the Department of Basic Education in partnership with the National Education Collaboration Trust (NECT), The Nelson Mandela Foundation, is in response to the significant school sanitation challenges facing some of the country’s poorest schools.

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