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Prieska July 2018: Building A Value Of Mentorship
Prieska July 2018: Building A Value Of Mentorship

18 April, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The South African digital ecosystem is for us...

VKLM Executive Mayor Judges Delmas VacWork
VKLM Executive Mayor Judges Delmas VacWork

18 April, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Executive Mayor of the Victor Khanye Local...

Space Focus - It's Just Rocket Science
Space Focus - It's Just Rocket Science

11 April, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Space was one of the focus areas for the March...

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On School Exam Paper

On School Exam Paper

Posted on 9 February, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The VacWork programme, scholars and project from July 2015 edition made it to a Grade 10 Exam paper. Njabulo Sibiya and Moses Mohlwana took part in the Hack4Water challenge and won a prize.

Joburg April 2018: Thato Motaung Mentors Scholars

Joburg April 2018: Thato Motaung Mentors Scholars

Posted on 13 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

In the April edition of the VacWork programme in Johannesburg, Thato Motaung mentored scholars on web development.

Kalahari July 2017: Teenagers Against Crime and Unemployment

Kalahari July 2017: Teenagers Against Crime and Unemployment

Posted on 13 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Team Teenagers Against Crime and Unemployment (TACU) embarked on a mission and highlighted that only 27% of the population in Rietfontein were employed and built a solution around that.

#gkVacWork Prieska July 2018: Demo to the Judges

#gkVacWork Prieska July 2018: Demo to the Judges

Posted on 15 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

In the 2018 edition of the VacWork programme of the Northern Cape, scholars built IoT based solutions. A show and tell to the judges.

VacWork Scholars Attend A TUT Hackathon

VacWork Scholars Attend A TUT Hackathon

Posted on 15 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

After the VacWork programme in July 2015, about 15 scholars decided to continue to work on their skills and attend a Hackathon at the Tshwane University of Technology.

Intellectual Property Session

Intellectual Property Session

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Scholars in Soweto got learn about Intellectual Property with a workshop hosted by The Innovation Hub and the CIPC as a build-up to the World Intellectual Property Day, 26 April.

Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale

Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale

Posted on 24 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Founder of youth organization - Bukho Bami, renowned South African journalist, news anchor and TV and radio host  Ayanda - Allie Paine addressed the #gkVacWork scholars adding that these are the stories that need to be told.

Moses Mhlwana Leads The Tshwane VacWork

Moses Mhlwana Leads The Tshwane VacWork

Posted on 25 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Former VacWork scholar turned mentor, Moses Mhlwana led the Tshwane edition of the VacWork programme where young minds spent the week learning how to Code and build Tech startups.

Moment Of Joy After Hardwork: Smart Digital Wills

Moment Of Joy After Hardwork: Smart Digital Wills

Posted on 26 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Moments of joy as team Smart Digital Wills wins 1st place at the VacWork finale in what was branded as "Tshwane vs Joburg in Tech Innovation and Knowledge". They kept the Tshwane streek of being the VacWork champions.

Mr Mandla Dube: Imagine South Africa In 500 Years

Mr Mandla Dube: Imagine South Africa In 500 Years

Posted on 28 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

History Practisioner, Filmaker of Kalushi, Maphungubwe, etc. and Director Mr Mandla Dube challenged youngsters to imagine, build and be part of shaping history for a South Africa in 500 years.

March 2019 1st Place Winner: Smart Digital Wills

March 2019 1st Place Winner: Smart Digital Wills

Posted on 28 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Keeping the title home in Tshwane, team Smart Digital Wills were named the overall winners of the VacWork programme. They have also tested their market and done thorough research. SDW provide Smart Digital Wills services helping you save money, time and energy.

Team Poetree: Tackling The Suicide Issue

Team Poetree: Tackling The Suicide Issue

Posted on 4 April, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Can you poet? Team Poetree create a web solution to help you learn how to write poems, read and publish your work. This is aimed at helping youht express themselves through poetry and reduce the advent of depression and suicide rate in the society. 

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