youth employment

 
A year of YES
A year of YES
It’s been a year since President Cyril Ramaphosa touted the Youth Employment Service (YES) as “a timely, worthy, and ambitious response to...
Exploring FETs and TVETs as viable alternatives
Exploring FETs and TVETs as viable alternatives
Our university system is burdened with thousands of applications every year by matriculants hoping to better their lives through tertiary education. The truth of the matter is that South Africa’s 26 universities can’t accommodate 300 000 matriculants each year. Our universities are...
Women entrepreneurs make it with WRC's support
Women entrepreneurs make it with WRC's support
It has been government’s intention to get women, youth and people with disabilities into mainstream economic activities. Women form the majority...
​Shaping creative business minds for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
​Shaping creative business minds for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
With smart technologies disrupting industries and changing the way we see and experience the world, the future workplace looks very different to...
Youth Leadership
Youth Leadership
Sometimes programmes have both overwhelming quantitative and quantitative impacts. The World Wide Fund for Nature’s (WWF) “Environmental...
Africa’s youth, brimming with potential, must be nurtured
Africa’s youth, brimming with potential, must be nurtured
In the recent Fifa World Cup match between Nigeria and Croatia, the commentators repeatedly talked about the youthfulness of the Nigerian team and...
Ramaphosa: Work experience is a barrier to employment
Ramaphosa: Work experience is a barrier to employment
President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on both private and public sector companies to employ young graduates despite their lack of work experience....
Department of Arts and Culture steps up pace of transformation
Department of Arts and Culture steps up pace of transformation
The department of arts and culture continues to make great progress in unlocking the full potential of cultural and creative industries (CCIs) as a...
Only beneficiation will stamp out
Only beneficiation will stamp out
The Youth Employment Service (YES) launched by President Cyril Ramaphosa this week has been cautiously welcomed by organised labour, which insists...
Tshepo 1 million: transforming the lives of the youth
Tshepo 1 million: transforming the lives of the youth
Thobile Mabena (27) was unemployed for seven years after matriculating in 2008, but she remained positive and continued looking for employment...
Students in DSIDE programme come up with innovative solutions
Students in DSIDE programme come up with innovative solutions
Despite improvements since 1994, South Africa’s mines remain one of the most hazardous working environments in the country, with seismic activity...

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