Capacity Building Programme for Employment Promotion (CBPEP)

Innovative solutions for employment in South Africa
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    RECENT EVENTS

    EMPLOYMENT GROWTH IN SOUTH AFRICA: CONSTRAINTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

    A thought leadership colloquium
    10-11 March 2020

    This meeting brought together top decision-makers in government and leading thinkers in academia and NGOs to debate key issues in employment-promoting and growth sectors as well as cross-sectoral interventions to retain and grow employment in South Africa.

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    FEATURED NEWS

    Thought leadership: Employment growth in South Africa

    March 10, 2020

    Top decision-makers in government and leading thinkers in academic and NGOs gathered at a colloquium in March to debate key issues and cross-sectoral interventions to retain and grow employment in South Africa.

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    New research: The contribution of redistributive land reform to employment creation

    June 4, 2020

    Professor Ben Cousins joined other authors in a webinar on 4 June to launch and discuss new ground-breaking research on the potential of small-scale farming to promote employment generation.

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    FEATURED PROJECTS

    ABOUT CBPEP

    CBPEP, the EU-funded Capacity Building Programme for Employment Promotion, is assisting the government of South Africa to meet the key national objective of reducing unemployment, by building institutional and organisational capacity for employment promotion.
    With a focus on:
    Youth transitions from school to work
    Support for small- and medium-size enterprises and informal sector employment
    Enhancing the responsiveness of further education and skills development programmes to the needs of the labour market
    This CBPEP website was created and is maintained with the financial support of the European Union. Its contents are the sole responsibility of CBPEP and do not necessarily reflect the views of the European Union.
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