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2010 CI news archive


December 2010 --- Return to top

Awakening: hero doctor leads fight for HIV-positive children
The Times [Online], 01/12/2010


November 2010 --- Return to top

We do care for children, but only on paper
The Star, 22/11/2010, p. 13


September 2010 --- Return to top

Our most vulnerable citizens under the spotlight
The Star, 11/09/2010, p.15

Concerns over well-being of child households
West Cape News, 06/09/2010


August 2010 --- Return to top

Ayoba! Let's fix child healthcare
Mail & Guardian Online, 05/08/2010

Children are dying needlessly
IPS News Agency, 11/08/2010

DJ Banter - Consensual age 12 years for healthcare services
East Coast Radio - The Big Breakfast, 08:00:00 AM, 2010/08/03

Discussing the country's high rate of infant mortality and the government's plan to reduce it
SABC1 - Asikhulume

The Children's Act has outraged religious an cultural groups in the country
SAfm - Weekend PM, 08:18:56 PM 2010/08/01


 

 

 July 2010 --- Return to top

TV

SA is one of the top countries that have failed to reduce child mortality rates
SABC1 Kids News & Current Affairs, 6:04:10AM, 29/07/2010

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
e24 - Morning News Today, 7:16am, 28/07/2010

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
SABC2 AM World Today, 06:08:18 am, 28/07/2010  

SA failing in child health
SABC1 - Zulu/Xhosa News, 7:48pm, 27/07/2010

South Africa could not lower death toll of newborn babies
SABC2 - Afrikaans News, 7:11 pm, 27/07/2010

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
SABC3 - News @10 10:01pm, 27/07/2010

SA has released SA Child Gauge survey
SABC3 - English News, 7:13pm, 27/07/2010

RADIO

Zuma shocked by baby deaths at Kimberley Hospital
SAfm - Weekend AM Live, 06:31:38 AM 2010/07/31

Discussion about the baby deaths
702/Cape Talk - Redi Direko, 9:07pm, 28/07/2010

Recent UCT survey paints bleak picture
Cape Talk - Aden Thomas , 7:34am, 28/07/2010 

Child mortality in South Africa continues to increase
Good Hope FM - The Nigel Pierce Show, 7:01am, 28/07/2010

Infant mortality in South Africa discussed
Kaya FM - What's you take with Masechaba, 8:13pm, 28/07/2010 

Newspaper headlines of today
Metro FM - The Morning Jam with Kenny Maistry, 6:18am,  28/07/2010 

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
Phala-Phala - News & Current Affairs, 6:55am, 28/07/2010

Research by the University of Cape Town`s Children`s Institute has shown that the infant mortality rate in South Africa is increasing
Voice of the Cape - The Breakfast Beat, 08:02:03 AM, 2010/07/28 

Research by the University of Cape Town`s Children`s Institute has shown that the infant mortality rate in South Africa is increasing
Voice of the Cape - The Breakfast Beat, 07:01:36 AM, 2010/07/28

SA is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
Ukhozi - Ziyakhipha, 05:06:25 AM Ezanamuhla, 28/07/2010

Child mortality in South Africa continues to increase
Radio Sonder Grense - RSG Goeiemore op RSG, 05:04:03 AM, 2010/07/28

Child mortality in South Africa continues to increase
Radio Sonder Grense - Monitor, 7:32am, 28/07/2010

Discussion about the Child Gauge
SAFM - The Nancy Richards Show, 1:33pm, 28/07/2010 

Annual review of the situation of children in the country released
SAFM - Evening Talk, 07:04:01 PM, 2010/07/27

Latest SA Child Gauge has been released by UCT Children's Institute
Cape Talk - John Maytham, 4:14pm, 27/07/2010

Research by UCT Children's Institute shows that 70% of children live near clinics
Cape Talk - John Maytham, 4:05:07pm, 27/07/2010

New research by UCT's Children's Institute shows over seven million children live more that 30 minutes drive from a clinic
702/Cape Talk - Talk @ Nine With Kieno Kammies, 9:01:30pm, 27/07/2010 

New research by UCT's Children's Institute shows over seven million children live more that 30 minutes drive from a clinic
702/Cape Talk - A Word On Medical Matters with Leigh Bennie, 8:03pm, 27/07/2010

Research by UCT have revealed that the infant mortality rate in South Africa is increasing
CCFM - Homeward Bound 3:55:20pm, 27/07/2010

Child mortality in South Africa continues to increase
KFM - Lunch Show, 1:01:39pm, 27/07/2010

South African Child Gauge on child mortality rate
Motsweding- Tsele Le Tsele, 06:00:42 pm, 27/07/2010 

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990Munghana - lonene - Tiko a xi etleli, 6:03 pm, 27/07/2010

Research shows that child mortality is still on the increase
Radio Pretoria - Nuus om Agt, 8:04 pm, 27/07/2010

Discussioin about child mortality in SA
SAFM - Evening Talk, 8:09pm, 27/07/2010

Annual review of the situation of children in the country released
SAFM - Evening talk, 7:04 pm, 27/07/2010

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
SAFM - Market update with Alec Hogg, 6:02 pm, 27/07/2010

Discussion on child mortality
SAFM - PM live, 5:06pm, 27/07/2010

South Africa is one of the twelve countries in the world that have failed to reduce child mortality since 1990
Ukhozi - Ziyakhipha, 5:02pm, 27/07/2010

UCT Children's Institute research shows infant mortality is increasing
702/Cape Talk - The Midday report with Chris Gibbons, 12:05pm, 27/07/2010

Investigation results on children's health for this year are expected to be revealed
Umhlobo Wenene - Current Affairs, 12:51 pm, 27/07/2010

NEWSPAPERS

South Africa failing its children - report
UCT Monday Paper [Online], 30/07/2010

Half empty
Cape Times, 29/07/2010, p.10 [Editorial]

Preventable SA child death toll a stain on our 2010 success
Cape Times, 29/07/2010, p.11

SA lags behind in keeping kids alive, healthy
Independent Online [originally in the Cape Argus], 28/07/2010

'We are failing our children'
Mail & Guardian Online, 27/07/2010

SA failing in child health
Independent Online, 27/07/2010
[Also in Cape Times, 28/07/2010, p. 4]

We need to focus on improving the lot of children
The Mercury, 27/07/2010, p.8 (pdf 1.54MB)

SA failing to keep tots alive
The Times [Online], 27/07/2010

12 the new 'age of consent'
Independent Online [originally in the Daily News], 27/07/2010

WEBSITES AND NEWS AGENCIES

Report: Children live a short, hungry, sick and brutal life – build a movement
Writing Rights, 29/07/2010

Increasing numbers of young children dying – DA
Politicsweb, 28/07/2010

Infant mortality in SA on the rise
Eye Witness News [Online], 27/07/2010

Report: Children live a short, hungry, sick and brutal life - build a movement
Centre for Law and Social Justice website, 29/07/2010

SA 'failing in child health'
Polity News, 27/07/2010

Solving South Africa's AIDS orphans crisis vital to child health
SOS Children's Villages Canada News, 27/07/2010 


 

 

 May 2010 --- Return to top

Protecting children begins at home
Mail & Guardian Online, 28/05 - 3/06/2010, p.26


 February 2010 --- Return to top

Cutting social grant fraud could save R1bn
Eyewitness News [Online], 25/02/2010

Social Development to eradicate grants fraud
Highway Radio, 25/02/2010

Child grant could increase R10 more
The Citizen [Online], 24/02/2010

Increase in social grants will benefit children
Inter Press Services (IPS) [Online], 19/02/2010


January 2010 --- Return to top

Children's Institute revamps its websites
UCT Monday Paper [Online], 29/01/2010

Rounded up and shipped out
Mail & Guardian [Online], 22/01/2010

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