Sunday, December 17, 2017

Employment through Procurement

Resource Intensity, Knowledge and Development: insights from Africa and Latin America

Minerals economies often struggle to diversify their industrial base. Lorenzten considers opportunities for industrial diversification… Read More

Municipal Case Studies: pursuing socio-economic through local procurement

This report reviews a series of case studies where municipalities win South Africa sought to… Read More

Employment through procurement

In a concentrated economy, procurement by large companies and government can be an important way… Read More

An overview of preferential procurement in South Africa: Government initiatives and private sector responses

Fostering the development and growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is critically important to… Read More

Employment Creation Through the Provision of Social Development Services: Exploring the Options

The high unemployment rate in South Africa is a central concern of policy makers. Because… Read More

An Overview of Preferential Procurement in South Africa: Government Initiatives and Private Sector Responses

Fostering the development and growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is a key issue… Read More

Employment Creation through Preferential Procurement and Enterprise Development

Initiated in 2008, the Human Sciences Research Council’s Employment through Procurement Project developed a knowledge… Read More

Overview of the policy and institutional landscape for enterprise development and preferential procurement in South Africa

Pillay and Phillips review the South African policy and institutional landscape for preferential procurement and… Read More

Leveraging Services for Employment, Growth and Equity: Enhancing the Impact of Procurement on Employment Creation

This paper consolidates existing research and data on procurement and employment in South Africa; estimate… Read More