UB, YWCA partner on research skills programme

University of Botswana main campus
University of Botswana main campus

The Botswana Young Woman Christian Association (YWCA) has partnered with the University of Botswana (UB) to equip students with research skills.

The institutions launched the programme at the YWCA hall yesterday. Speaking at the event, YWCA president Tshoganetso Paphane said that her organisation endeavours to ensure that they rehabilitate, foster and educate today‘s youth into better tomorrow leaders.

“ We have form five students who are about to write their Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) examinations, and they need a platform that will enable them to sit down and do their research in preparation for their exams,” she said.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up