Women’s Month 2021: Recognising female changemakers redefining gender equality in STEM

Every Women’s Month we recognize and honour the countless women who fought the oppressive and racialized systems that tried to reduce women’s power and agency. This year, Women’s Month has taken place under the theme of “Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights for an Equal Future.” Generation Equality is a UN Women movement, aiming to fight […]

Transforming Education Through Distance Learning

“Learning under lockdown for me is much like using immobility as a means for transportation. It just doesn’t make sense.” – Lang, S, 2020 (a quote from “Learning Under Lockdown: Voices of South Africa’s Children”) As I read the testimonies written by South African teenagers experiencing “learning under lockdown,” I am left feeling utterly helpless […]