Education

Unam halves faculties

1 week ago - 30 April 2021 | Education

University of Namibia (Unam) Vice-Chancellor Kenneth Matengu announced that the institution has merged its eight faculties into four, effective 1 June 2021.Speaking at the university’s graduation ceremony held virtually earlier this week, Matengu said the...

CAs ready for the real world

2 weeks ago - 27 April 2021 | Education

Thirty-seven candidates successfully cleared the final hurdle to becoming fully-fledged Chartered Accountants in Namibia last week. They constituted 38% of candidates enrolled to write the localised Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) examination, written on 17...

Learners master German

3 weeks ago - 20 April 2021 | Education

The German ambassador to Namibia Herbert Beck, Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) Principal Kristin Eichholz and teachers involved in teaching German as a foreign language, on Tuesday handed over German Language Diplomas (DSD) to those...

CLaSH makes donation to DHPS

4 weeks ago - 14 April 2021 | Education

The executive director of the Association for Children with Language, Speech and Hearing Impairments of Namibia (CLaSH), Heide Beinhauer, recently visited the Diagnostic and Support Centre of the Deutsche Höhre Privatschule (DHPS) to hand over...

Namcol, Education take hands

1 month - 12 April 2021 | Education

The education ministry spent around N$27 million available to develop online teaching and learning material to counter the effects brought on by Covid-19 on the sector.Speaking to Nampa, the ministry’s executive director Sanet Steenkamp said...

Learning through sport

1 month - 06 April 2021 | Education

Today (6 April) is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) and within the framework of the Integrated Physical Education and School...

Children meet Frieda and the SDGs

1 month - 05 April 2021 | Education

The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Windhoek is embarking on an outreach project for children across the capital that accessibly relays development issues, particularly the...

Natural Sciences 2.0

1 month - 01 April 2021 | Education

Contemporary learning and teaching methods involve more than face-to-face lessons and browsing through books: It is about group work, interactive and flexible study methods, use...

Textbooks for Oanob PS

1 month - 31 March 2021 | Education

Support Ulm e.V., in collaboration with the Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT) donated textbooks and teacher’s guides to Oanob Primary School in Rehoboth. The donation...

German government supports OYO

1 month - 31 March 2021 | Education

The German Ambassador to Namibia Herbert Beck and Dr Philippe Talavera, director of the Ombetja Yehinga Organisation (OYO), signed a funding agreement for OYO’s “Girls...

DHPS celebrates Cultural Day

1 month - 26 March 2021 | Education

Windhoek • Sylvia SchlettweinVisitors – finally!After a year of no events due to Corona, the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) could finally welcome special guests...

Taking online learning everywhere

1 month - 26 March 2021 | Education

Many schools took to online learning during the pandemic, although many less fortunate schools were left behind.In light of this, the Capricorn Group saw the...

Education

Investing in nextgen financial experts

1 month - 24 March 2021 | Education

Local firms Arysteq Asset Management and Simonis Storm Securities joined forces to award seven bursaries to Namibian students embarking on a career in finance.The two...

Cars for HTS practicals

1 month - 19 March 2021 | Education

The Technical High School (HTS) in the capital earlier this week received 13 vehicles to be used for practical teaching and assessment of motor mechanics.Of...

Namibia Fact Check hosts training...

1 month - 18 March 2021 | Education

Namibia Fact Check, with the support of DW Akademie, is hosting a three-day workshop for journalists and bloggers on fact-checking and social media verification.Speaking at...

LRCs learn leadership skills

1 month - 17 March 2021 | Education

The Capricorn Group showed its commitment to the educational sector through its partnership with Capacity Trust, a human resources and industrial psychology consultancy, to carry...

NUST opens academic year

1 month - 16 March 2021 | Education

The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) officially opened its 2021 academic year under the theme ‘Envisioning higher education in a post-Covid era’ on...

Japanese support for Khomas schools

2 months ago - 12 March 2021 | Education

The Japanese ambassador to Namibia, H.E. Harada Hideaki, earlier this week signed grant contracts with the principals of two Windhoek schools.The first, valued at N$803...

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