What’s happening with all the Job Creation Initiatives?

Workers On Wednesday 22 November
broadcast on SAfm 104-107 and online, Wednesdays at 10 a.m.

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South Africa has a high unemployment rate of up to 40% of the working population and over the years there have been a few initiatives to address the crisis. In 1998, the trade union movement formed the Job Creation Trust after the National Presidential Jobs Summit. Trade union members contributed a day’s salary to the Trust and their unions made donations enabling the fund to accumulate R100-million.Other initiatives include the AIDC’s 1 million Climate Jobs Campaign.

In this edition of Workers on Wednesday we revisit these job creation initiatives and find out if they are or can make a dent in our crisis of unemployment.

GUESTS

  1. Dominic Brown, One Million Climate Jobs Campaign
  2. Tony Ehrenreich, COSATU Provincial Secretary WC
  3. Job Creation Trust

Events

 Ditsela Siyakhuluma seminar Worcester 18 Oct.

Publications

 

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