Limpopo

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  • was part of Transvaal prior to 1994

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  • http://192.168.0.27:63001/index.php/limpopo

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Limpopo

  • UF Northern Transvaal

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Limpopo

4 Archival description results for Limpopo

Mandela Day Library opened at Thabantsho Primary School, 2014.05.14, Senwabarwana: [Set of 12 Images]

  • ZA COM NMFPC-NMD2014-NMD2014-2-NMD2014-2-10-NMD2014-2-10-2
  • subx3series
  • 2014-05-14
  • Part of 5.1 NMF > Mandela Day

In the heart of the Limpopo farmlands, near the Botswana border, lies the village of Senwabarwana. The impoverished village (also known as Bochum), founded by businessman Stanley Thema, is one of the fastest-growing rural areas in South Africa. 147 learners attending Thabantsho Primary School have little choice but to walk kilometres every day just to get to class. Jade Orgill, Project Manager at Breadline Africa, reported that while she was setting up the school’s container library in preparation for the launch event, some Grade 7 learners explained to her that none of them had never seen a library before – and certainly not so many books in one place.

Orgill, Jade

Tshifudi Primary School Library Handover, 2015.04.22, Phaswana: [Set of 216 Images]

Happy Science, a Tokyo-based international religious organisation, handed over a Mandela Day Container Library to Tshifudi Primary School in Tshifudi Village, Vhembe Municipality, Limpopo, in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF).
After the passing of Mr. Nelson Mandela, Happy Science established HS Nelson Mandela Fund as its internal fund in order to advance in the will of Mr. Mandela; aiming to nurture future leaders of the world and support people who cannot receive education due to poverty, or racial, gender and caste discrimination, people who are opposed by their government and people who cannot receive medical treatment.

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