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16 February 2021

The week in civil society: A focus on social justice in the digital economy, the future of the arts and the state of child nutrition

Daily Maverick

This week, civil society will re-evaluate policies on issues as varied as mother languages and the transition to a low-carbon society. World Day of Social Justice falls within this week, as does the release of important reports on child nutrition, casualised work and vaccine hesitancy in South Africa. And the arts industry discusses its future in South Africa.

Over the past few months, a team of researchers from the University of Johannesburg and the Human Sciences Research Council have been conducting surveys to find out how Covid-19 has affected attitudes towards such things as masks, social solidarity and school reopenings. 

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