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Faculty of Health Sciences’ research in Limpopo paves the road for exciting collaborations on prostate cancer - 24/07/2014
From Faculty of Health Sciences

The Department of Urology and School of Health Systems and Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria (UP) have been instrumental in the health research being done in the Vhembe district in the Limpopo province for the past twelve years. The presence of UP in the Thohoyandou area has led to a collaborative partnership with a globally recognised access programme, PHAKAMISA, that aims to directly impact on the outcomes achieved with treating and caring for patients suffering from cancer and on the needs of those managing this dreaded disease. This will include support to health care providers as well as prostate cancer patients.

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Commonwealth Games - Judo TV Coverage - 24/07/2014
From Judo

Catch our Tuks Judokas in action at the Commonwealth Games. TV coverage (SuperSport) details listed below:

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Centre for Human Rights presents second edition of the Advanced Short Course on Children’s Rights in Africa - 24/07/2014
From Faculty of Law

An advanced short course onChildren's Rights in Africa is currently underway at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria. This course, which runs from 21 to 25 July, is being presented by the Centre for Human Rights Save the Children International, the Community Law Centre, University of the Western Cape and the Centre for Child Law, University of Pretoria.

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UP Fine Arts graduate overall winner of the Absa L’Atelier art competition 2014 - 24/07/2014
From Department of Visual Arts

The Absa L’Atelier art competition is South Africa’s most prestigious annual art event. The award to be won in this competition not only assures South Africa’s emerging artists of recognition, but also affords them the opportunity to develop their talents abroad. The competition is run in conjunction with the South African National Association for the Visual Arts (SANAVA). This year, recent UP graduate Liberty Battson was announced the overall winner for 2014.

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AmaTuks Junior Keeper Receives u19 Call Up - 24/07/2014
From Football

AmaTuks junior goalkeeper Thakazani Mbanjwa has been invited to a selection camp for South Africa's u19 team which will be competing in the u19 men's International tournament in Durban, 27 July - 09 August 2014. The selection camp will be held 23-27 July in Kempton Park and players selected at this camp will go on to represent the country at the tournament.

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