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From Left to Right:

  • Beatrice Mlotha Mbhele - Training Manager
  • Pinky Petersen - Kwanibela Project Manager
  • Stephanie Reuben - Finance Manager
  • Nomonde Diko - Trainer
  • Vasu Moodley - Project Manager
  • Jabu Madlala - Caterer
  • James Petersen - Water Officer
  • James Kweyama - Skills Development Trainer
  • Sindi Ngcobo - Trainer
  • Pat Dean - Director
  • Hasina Richards - Administrator
  • Mabusi Sikhakhane - Course Organiser

The Board of Operation Upgrade of South Africa 2009
  • Alex China Retired Educationist
  • Busi Ndlovu Director, NGO
  • David Tilling Chairman, Businessman, Director, NGO
  • Kiki Mzoneli Businesswoman, Director, NGO
  • Langa Goba Businessman
  • Langa Nzuza Journalist, Director
  • Michael Kennedy Vice Chairman, Financial Director, Accountant
  • Michael Maeso Attorney
  • Snoeks Desmond Consultant ECD, retired NGO Director
  • Thoko Bhedla Educationist, Director, NGO
  • Tracy Ludwig Attorney

HIV and AIDS and literacy learning

The educators in training on the HIV and AIDS course make a list of the AIDS topics they want to cover in literacy lessons.  Then in groups they plan lessons on the basis outlined above.  After the course they make their own lesson plans that incorporate some of the HIV/AIDS topics.

EMSENI Community Centre

We have set up a community centre in KwaNibela, called Emseni Community Centre. (“Emseni” means Place of Kindness.) We have built two large rondavels there, one to accommodate our staff and visitors, and one for storage.

The UNESCO Confucius Prize

“The UNESCO Confucius Prize for Literacy was awarded to Operation Upgrade of South Africa, for the “KwaNibela Project”, and continues the Organisation’s 40-year history of commitment and change.  Website Hosted by Pro Hosting Internet Services