2021-07-23Staff Reporter The International Social Security Association defines social security as “any programme of social protection, established by legislation or any other mandatory arrangement that provides individuals with a degree of income security when faced with contingencies of old age, survivorship, incapacity, disability, unemployment or rearing children”. View more
2021-07-23Staff Reporter The clinical research and manufacturing processes of all vaccines are subject to the oversight of medicines regulatory authorities. Manufacturers are obliged to adhere to set standards in the evidence they provide, which is rigorously evaluated by the medicines regulators. View more
2021-07-16Reverend Jan Scholtz Recently, my daughter launched herself away from us. For the first time in her short life, she falteringly tottered on her own two legs across the sitting room floor. View more
2021-07-16Staff Reporter Namibia is a member of the newly-established African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), and one of the first countries to ratify and deposit the AfCFTA agreement. The AfCFTA has been operative as of 1 January 2021, and aims to create a single market across the continent for over 1 billion people to stimulate intra-African trade that stood at 12% in 2013 to approximately 50% by 2045, boost the c View more
2021-07-16Prof Jairos Kangira In the past, in this column, I wrote articles in which I was advising postgraduate students on how to handle their postgraduate work, and I castigated those who thrive on academic dishonesty in their researches. I also emphasised strict adherence to academic integrity from proposal stage, research stage and throughout the writing process of the thesis. View more
2021-07-16Staff Reporter The carbon cycle is closely linked to the climate system and is influenced by the growing human population and associated demands for resources, especially fossil fuel energy and land. View more
2021-07-09Reverend Jan Scholtz As far as the strongly felt organisational goal of public service is concerned, it should be most evident in the local and regional sphere of government since it represents the place in government where people’s most basic needs should be taken care of. View more
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