The youth are beginning to show signs of disengagement, while there is a radicalised element that has no interest in preserving the current order.
Clinics dedicated to young people are ideal but the poor nation struggles to provide at least a basic service for those who can't access them.
The violence and fire we see on campuses is a representation of the pain felt in the heart of millions of young people
Experts say young people, disenchanted with party politics, are opting for other ways to be heard.
Fifty percent of South Africans are under 30 and the majority are unemployed.
A group of British youths went to guard duty in Syria - now the last of Portsmouth's self-styled al-Britani Brigade Bangladeshi Bad Boys has died.
Equal opportunities when it comes to dream jobs that satisfy all your aspirations and goals are just that, a dream, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
While youth unemployment is an issue in South Africa, today's youth are not up to doing just about anything to make it, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
We are still healing as a nation, but I can't understand why people won't vote after fighting for years for that right, writes Ashleigh Lopez.
At the Presidential Indaba on Youth Jobs and Skills, Jacob Zuma said youth employment has grown and spoke of the importance of investing in the youth.
Winner: Investing in Life Award — Thanda After-School
Media mogul Arianna Huffington says we need to break away from technology to be successful – and one day we'll have gadgets to help us do that.
Two young people speak out about life, and love, and the very real risk of rejection.
Still, it does not go far enough for the DA, and others say it will just benefit big business.
As in tsotsitaal, the youth play with language – and in so doing help create a common culture, writes Ellen Hurst.
Xoli Fuyani is an environmental educator helping children to discover their natural heritage. She is an M&G 200 Young South African.
The Goedgedacht Trust has increased its self-sufficiency by trading in oil and table produce.
Disillusioned, under-employed and engaging in risky behaviour, South Africa's youth are described as a "ticking time bomb".