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Eddie Rakabe

Eddie Rakabe

Eddie Rakabe is a researcher at the Financial and Fiscal Commission.
    Formulate workable solutions to create and protect jobs
    Formulate workable solutions to create and protect jobs
    The jobs summit has come and gone, promises and pledges were made and agreements were signed, but Mr Makola — a roadside jobseeker at a busy...
    Rural areas need change of mind-set
    Rural areas need change of mind-set
    Municipalities are constantly in the news for the wrong reasons and are clearly nowhere near playing the developmental role envisaged in the...
    Development key to effective land reform
    Development key to effective land reform
    South Africa is at loggerheads with itself over land expropriation without compensation.
    Build co-operation into school sector
    Build co-operation into school sector
    Recent news about the drowning of a child in an Eastern Cape school pit toilet has again brought into question the capability and resolve of...
    Admission patterns plague schools
    Admission patterns plague schools
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    Foster fair markets and tighten competition laws to achieve transformation
    Foster fair markets and tighten competition laws to achieve transformation
    South Africa has been mulling over the need for structural economic reforms to promote growth and employment, and social and economic transformation, but progress is lagging....
    The need for proper early childhood development infrastructure is urgent
    The need for proper early childhood development infrastructure is urgent
    South Africa has set itself the ambitious target of achieving universal and equitable early childhood development (ECD) by 2030, with plans to...
    Uber drives home need to innovate
    Uber drives home need to innovate
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