Blog Posts tagged “national development plan”

Infographic: Overview of the South African Labour Market

March 11, 2016 (3 years, 2 months ago) — Comments

The Portfolio Committee on Labour received an overview of the South African labour market (unemployment rates, jobs per sector and 2015 quarterly employment trends) by the Financial Fiscal Commission. The FFC noted there was a close association between the economic growth rate and the unemployment rate. When economic growth was ...

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5 things MPs discussed about young people during the third term

Oct. 6, 2015 (3 years, 7 months ago) — Comments

By Sheilan Clarke

There were many interesting events in parliament over the past few months. From discussions about military conscription to Stellenbosch University’s appearance in parliament, here are five youth-related highlights from parliament’s third term.

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Sending SA’s youth to the army

Earlier this year the presidency revealed ...

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