Breaking Barriers

 
Breaking Barriers June 2022

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers June 2022

BREAKING BARRIERS Quarterly Report June 2022 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE Reimagining Resilience as a MAP for Recovery The latest Quarterly Labour Force Survey results suggest that the number of employed young people has increased for a second quarter in a row. While this is...
Breaking Barriers February 2022

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers February 2022

BREAKINGBARRIERS Quarterly Report February 2022 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE Job Creation in Priority Sectors The President’s recent State of the Nation Address offered a reminder that youth unemployment remains the central challenge for our nation in the years ahead. It also...
Breaking Barriers November 2021

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers November 2021

BREAKINGBARRIERS Quarterly Report November 2021 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE Optimising for inclusion: when public employment programmes work The latest QLFS figures suggest that South Africa’s unemployment challenge remains intractable and exacerbated by COVID. Across...
Breaking Barriers: August 2021

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers: August 2021

BREAKINGBARRIERS Quarterly Report August 2021 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE Young women and children: first or last? The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on young women’s employment. This Women’s Month, we continue to highlight the barriers and challenges faced by young women in...
Facing into the future of work

Breaking Barriers

Facing into the future of work

BREAKINGBARRIERS Quarterly Report June 2021 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE Several prior editions of Breaking Barriers have shared data and research on jobless growth and zig-zagging pathways to employment, as well as promising solutions for these challenges. The COVID-19...
Breaking Barriers March 2021

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers March 2021

BREAKINGBARRIERSMARCH2021 Quarterly Report March 2021 VIEW REPORT ARCHIVE The Sector as a Gear for Inclusive Growth The impact of COVID-19 on the South African economy is hard to overstate. GDP growth is projected to hit a 90-year low, and youth unemployment is at its...