December 2009

New grant regulations could prejudice most vulnerable children
Cape Times, 15/12/2009, p.6

November 2009

Victory for child-grant lobby
Monday Paper, 02/11/2009

Child support grant age threshold move welcomed
CME (Continuing Medical Education), 1/11/2009, p.521

October 2009

Child grants extended
Sowetan [Online], 27/10/2009

Welcome in an imperfect world
Business Day, 26/10/2009 [editorial]

Cabinet hikes age limit for grants to children
Business Day [Online], 23/10/2009

Extended child grant welcomed
The Star, 23/10/2009, p.6

Joy at child grant age extension
Pretoria News, 23/10/2009, p.4

Jubilation as government extends child support grant
Cape Times, 23/10/2009, pp.1&4

Grants for older teens welcomed
The Mercury, 23/10/2009, p.1

Grants get go-ahead
Diamond Fields Advertiser, 23/10/2009

July 2009 --- Return to top

Uncertainty over extended grants
KwanaNews [Online], 31/07/2009

More kids to get grants
Daily Sun, 9/07/2009 p.31

Grants: 'Child lobby groups must have a say'
Witness, 6/07/2009 p.4

Extension of grants for children welcomed
The Star [Online], 6/07/2009

June 2009 --- Return to top 

Wat doen ons oor kinderverkragting?
Die Burger, 26/06/2009 p.4

Education must be government's priority
Cape Argus, 24/06/2009 p.19

Schooling, think schooling
Cape Argus [Online], 24/06/2009

Tame the teachers
Cape Times, 24/06/2009 p.10 [letter to the editor]

Desk Job
Cape Times, 22/06/2009 p.8 [editorial]

Yearning for learning
Sunday Times, 21/06/2009 p.4

Thousands of kids get no education
The Times, 20/06/2009

Most primary pupils in SA illiterate, innumerate – study
Cape Times, 19/06/2009 pp.1&3

Oorvol huise 'hou gevaar in vir kinders'
Die Burger, 19/06/2009 p.10

Poverty does not explain high drop-out rates, study urges
Business Day, 19/06/2009 p.4

SA needs to find out why pupils fail, experts say
Cape Argus, 19/06/2009 p.8

Literacy, maths shocker in SA, 18/06/2009

Most junior primary kids illiterate: study
Independent Online, 18/06/2009

Primary pupils fail maths, 18/06/2009

Why they don't stay the course
The Star, 17/06/2009 p.27

Exhibition highlights children's rights
Cape Argus, 17/06/2009 p.6

Child labour: Exploitation, or essential socialisation?
Monday Paper [Online], 15/06/2009

Fourth edition on gauge on children launched
Monday Paper [Online], 15/06/2009

UCT authors cover Book Fair
Monday Paper [Online], 10/06/2009

May 2009 --- Return to top 

South Africa: A need to redefine "orphan"
IRIN PlusNews, 06/05/2009

Lack of social workers is a hurdle for South Africa
Business Day [Online], 04/05/2009

April 2009 --- Return to top 

South Africa's 3,4 million Aids-orphans to get 'adult' rights
Digital Journal Health [Online], 04/04/2009

February 2009 --- Return to top
Learners rule the airwaves. Children's radio project lifts off
Cape Argus [Supplement: Cape Argus @ school], 25/02/2009, pp.1&3

No better deal for children
Financial Mail [Online], 20/02/2009

Failure to extend child grant 'raises dropout risk'
Cape Times, 13/02/2009, p.6

Manuel contradicts ANC: rights group
The Star [Online], 13/02/2009

2009 budget receives varied reactions
BuaNews, 12/02/2009

Children's Institute disappointed in Manuel's decision on child support grant
Bush Radio News [Online], 12/02/2009

Trevor, Motlanthe 'praat nie uit dieselfde mond'
Beeld, 12/02/2009, p.4

Manuel failed children Business, 12/02/2009

'Manuel failed children', 11/02/2009