Subsidies to shield the general population from oil price increases do not automatically reduce poverty and inequality.
Investment in green technologies in sectors which cause significant environmental pollution can create a double dividend.
Il y a très peu de neige en Afrique, mais, depuis 1984, au moins un pays africain a participé à chaque édition des Jeux olympiques d'hiver. Ce qui a fait des athlètes envoyés des pionniers.
There’s very little snow in Africa but, even so, since 1984 at least one African nation has competed at each winter Olympics and African athletes have been trailblazers.
The pandemic has increased vulnerability and poverty for female-headed households more than for male-headed households.
Corruption and fraud make a few rich households richer. But the already poor and low-skilled lose their jobs and become poorer.
South Africa’s economic recovery plan must focus on at least three areas: protecting vulnerable populations, supporting the vulnerable sectors and external trade diversification.
Higher education institutions which offer distance learning must support students – especially postgraduates.
Teachers who are just starting out often lack the subject knowledge needed for effective teaching.
Distance education for teacher training has its problems. Improved support can address these issues - but some of it should come from students themselves.