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15 June 2021

This is how the pandemic has affected the youth and students

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WHILE much emphasis has been placed on how Covid-19 would affect the elderly and those with co-morbidities, not much attention was focused on how the pandemic has affected youth and students.

In an effort to draw attention to this, Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande today released the results of a study on the impact of Covid-19 on students in the post-school education and training sector. The study was conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Higher Health and covered all universities, technical vocational education and training (TVET) colleges, and community education and training colleges.

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