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sylvia hammond started the topic Cape Town Water Crisis in the forum Social Development, Community Building, NPOs & NGOs 6 months, 1 week ago
6 February 2018
Greetings of Peace
We can debate about the exact date when Day Zero will be upon us, will it arrive early in March, later in May or even better, be avoided all together if beneficial, soaking rain falls in the catchment areas of dams and aquifers soon. The reality is that Day Zero has already arrived:
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Melanie Harvard replied to the topic career path advice in the forum Social Development, Community Building, NPOs & NGOs 1 year, 7 months ago
they are over 30. and yes – that is my exact concern – if i give them the level 5 then they may still not have a matric equivalent if they ever want to use that for CV/training purposes. Logically a level 5 is obviously a higher level but may not hold as much value as a matric equivalent to someone who has no matric. I hope you can follow my reasoning?
sylvia hammond replied to the topic career path advice in the forum Social Development, Community Building, NPOs & NGOs 1 year, 7 months ago
I think it would depend upon their age, and what the person has been doing to earn a living to date. Also is there going to be a need in future to prove an actual L4 qualification to gain entry to another programme – there are some very bureaucratic requirements out there.
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