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Charmaine Smith

Charmaine Smith

    State of cohesion in the nation needs to be seriously addressed
    State of cohesion in the nation needs to be seriously addressed
    A State of the Nation address (Sona) reflects on the progress in government’s delivery of programmes and services, and its plans and priorities...
    Seeking the ‘glue’ that can help us grow together
    Seeking the ‘glue’ that can help us grow together
    I have always thought it quite appropriate that 16 December – the Day of Reconciliation – rings in the ‘festive season’, as many people...
    Meditation and mindfulness training offers a breath of calm in the classroom
    Meditation and mindfulness training offers a breath of calm in the classroom
    BODY LANGUAGEA recent campaign saw primary school children on the Cape Flats, where gang violence, crime and poverty are rife, participating...
    Wanted: Women engineers
    Wanted: Women engineers
    Engineers in South Africa are an endangered species. Latest labour department figures show that the skills shortage in the industry had surpassed...