Information technology is strengthening civil society in South Africa, fostering new
relationships and empowering communities. Now a new platform, the Tipfuxeni Project,
connects South African NGOS with international funders.
The National Youth Development Agency, Industrial Development Corporation and Small Enterprise Finance Agency have launched a R2.7-billion Youth Fund aimed at creating millions of sustainable jobs in the country.
The government is to partner with the mining industry to further improve the housing and living conditions of mine workers in the country, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe announced at the third annual Mining Lekgotla gala dinner in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
State logistics company Transnet officially opened a R30-million wagon refurbishment facility in De Aar in South Africa's Northern Cape province on Monday, bringing new jobs and training opportunities to the small rural town.
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