South Africa has…
Cullinan, the diamond mining town outside Pretoria, has established a Skills Academy. This is a collaboration between Tshwane North TVET College and CDII (Community Development Initiatives International).
The purpose of the Skills Academy is to provide work and own business opportunities for the communities of Regions 5, 6 and 7 of the City of Tshwane.…Continue
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Community Development Initiatives International (CDII)
CDII operates as a non profit company and is committed to supporting communities and encouraging sustainable livelihoods.…Continue
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Grahamstown: RHODES Health Suite (Gym) holds a Cyclathon each year to support a special cause. This year the Indoor Cycling team at Rhodes supported sufferers of muscle diseases such as motor neuron disease, muscle distrophy, muscle sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and others.…
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Teacher Development gets support
NAPTOSA, the second largest Teacher Union, has put its weight behind SACE’s Teacher Development strategy.
Government’s strategy to introduce a formal professional development programme for Teachers was implemented early this year. At last weeks KZN Naptosa Congress some 400 participants gave support for the teacher development system developed by…Continue
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The Eazi Study Teacher Development Centre contains 20 different CPTD short courses, the revised Curriculum documents (CAPS); Government and DBE Policy documents, articles on education matters, research studies and news items. Teachers are invited to participate in the forum discussion and…Continue
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Rhodes to cycle for muscle diseases
Each year Rhodes Health Suite (Gym) runs a Cyclathon to involve university lecturers and students as well as the Grahamstown community in a healthy living initiative aimed at supporting special causes. Last year the Rhodes Cyclathon supported cancer awareness and this year the Rhodes Health Suite (Gym) will be supporting muscle disease awareness.
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World AIDS Awareness Day is recognized each year on 1st December.
This year CDI International will be recognizing World AIDS Day at a special Event in Cullinan just outside Tshwane). The Event is supported by the Gauteng Department of Sport, Art, Culture…Continue
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David’s Story !!!…Continue
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Boikanyo Primary School, Zone 5, Ga RankuwaContinue
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EDUCATION STRATEGIES, POLICIES AND GOALS. NOW HOW ABOUT IMPLEMENTATION?
Whilst the Education strategies, policies and goals (see below article below) are all worthy and necessary IMPLEMENTATION is lacking, we cannot afford to wait until 2030.
Immediate steps need to be taken to provide skills and to create…Continue
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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES INTERNATIONAL is a non profit organization which operates as a global network committed to the development of communities and local economies in participating countries.
CDI INTERNATIONAL has the following core strategic focus…Continue
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CDI INTERNATIONAL (CDII) reflects on its experiences and activities during 2012, and looks to expand its Members and Associates who are similarly committed to local economic development through empowering communities and building networks for mutual benefit.
CDII has three main focus areas: Right 2 Play (Sport development); Right 2 Learn (Education and Training) and…Continue
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City of Tshwane: World AIDS Awareness Day 01 DECEMBER 2012
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DAREN GANGA PRESENTATION OF GIFT FOR NELSON MANDELA TO ACHMAT DANGOR, CEO OF THE NELSON MANDELA CENTRE OF MEMORY ON 26 OCTOBER 2012
This special meeting and presentation was facilitated by Community Development Initiatives International (CDI International)…Continue
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A SPECIAL MOMENT AT THE NELSON MANDELA CENTRE OF MEMORY
A special meeting took place on 26 October 2012 when Daren Ganga presented the CEO of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, Mr. Achmat Dangor, with a gift for Mr. Nelson Mandela.
The gift was a token of appreciation from…Continue
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Daren Ganga, Sports Ambassador for Trinidad & Tobago and past captain of the West Indies Cricket Team emphasised the importance of education when addressing an international media conference in Johannesburg.
Daren Ganga addressed a group of young primary school children who presented Ganga with a signed cricket bat by the First XI of the Totiusdal Primary School in Tshwane advising the youth to " strive for excellence in all you do and remember your…Continue
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Please see attached article from KZN’s ‘The Independent’ newspaper on a Case Study of Community Based Sport Tourism in KZN which is supported by a German organization which encourages Germans to ‘volunteer’ services for the local community.
CDI INTERNATIONAL (Community Development Initiatives International) is…Continue