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Oosthuizen, A. (2021) Tackling hunger and malnutrition: its about coordination, empowerment and sustainability. HSRC Review. 18(4):16-19.

The health and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic casts a sharp spotlight on the food and nutrition status of poor and vulnerable Sout...

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Teagle, A. (2021) Fast-forward in technical and vocational education post-COVID-19: face-to-face remains core. HSRC Review. 18(4):21-23.

Technical-and-vocational-education-and-training colleges might have been worst hit by COVID-19 among educational institutions, according to ...

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Fongwa, S. (2021) Black tax: how young black professionals embrace a public good . HSRC Review. 18(4):24-25.

The answer to whether students should pay for higher education in South Africa or get it for free remains both topical and contested. One ar...

Visagie, J. & Turok, I. (2021) COVID-19 hits poor urban communities hardest. HSRC Review. 18(4):26-27.

A central feature of the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been its uniform, place-blind character. The lockdown was applie...