Monday, June 17, 2019


First Employment Experiences of Graduates

The Human Sciences Research Council studied the first employment experiences of South African graduates to… Read More

Finding Work: Employment Experiences of South African Graduates

People with higher education enjoy a clear advantage in the labour market. However, this advantage… Read More

Employment Experiences of Graduates

Moleke assesses the inequities in higher education and their consequences in the labour market for… Read More

Meeting Equity Targets: Are There Enough Graduates

Several sectors have expressed concern that the higher education sector may not be offering a… Read More

Youth Labour Market Challenges in South Africa

Altman identifies labour market challenges facing South African youth, in view of the high chance… Read More

International Experience with Worker-side and Employer-side Wage and Employment Subsidies, and Job Search Assistance Programs: Implications for South ...

Smith summarises international experience with labour market interventions aimed to improve employment, particularly among disadvantaged… Read More

Youth population scenarios: Summary of Phase I theme papers

In 2009, the Department of Social Development commissioned the Human Sciences Research Council to produce… Read More

The state of youth: Social Dynamics

Potgieter-Gqubule and Ngcobo examine five aspects of the context in which the current generation of… Read More

The State of youth: Labour market status & policy challenges

South Africa’s demographic profile and its youth bulge provide a unique opportunity for reducing poverty… Read More