The University of Venda (UNIVEN) takes cognisance of the struggle for women emancipation, more so when it comes to access to health. It is for this reason that the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Venda will be celebrating women’s month by providing vaccination to women from ages of 35 years and above. 

The purpose of this event is to increase access to women to get vaccinated and reach herd immunity as women are primary caregivers of families and loved ones. 

UNIVEN Acting Head of the Department of Advanced Nursing, Prof Dorah Ramathuba said “Protecting women and ensuring their well-being is important during this month as we celebrate their worth.” 

Details of event are as follows : Date: 20th August 2021 
Venue : University of Venda Sports hall 
Time : 08h30- 13h00 

Women are encouraged to take this opportunity to save their lives. 

For inquiries, kindly contact Prof Dorah Ramathuba on 015 962 8684 or send an email to 

Issued by: Dr Takalani Dzaga, APR 

Director, Marketing, Branding and Communication 

University of Venda 
Tel: 015 962 8112/8525 or 082 745 3090/ 064 828 9251 

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