Forced by the sudden lockdown of their physical campuses in Botswana, Lesotho, eSwatini and Namibia, Botho university went into a partnership with the internet service providers to white list and zero rate their learning management system Blackboard which allowed students uninterrupted access to the learning content 24 hours. Through their Corporate Social Responsibility intervention, they have also trained educators from all disciplines within the Sub-Saharan region.

Tags: Covid-19, Digitalisation, Education, Education Equity, Education for all, Learner centered