Cindy Payle

All workplace stakeholders need to be consulted before EE plans are submitted to Department of Labour The Department of Labour has implored that all internal stakeholders needed to be consulted before employment equity (EE) plans were submitted to the department. In his address during the workshop, Department of Labour EE […]

Labour on submission of employment equity plans

Spotlight on Department of Labour campaign to strengthen employment equity implementation and compliance mechanisms turns to KwaZulu-Natal The next in a series of Department of Labour workshops to cement employment equity (EE) compliance in the workplaces will be held in KwaZulu-Natal. On 1 August a workshop will be held at the Premier […]

Labour hosts employment equity compliance workshops

The public sector cannot meet the demand for education as the middle class continues to grow, which is good news for private providers.  Added to that economic and political instability has prompted individuals to look for options outside of government funded or public sector schools and universities. This need to […]

Private education sector expected to boom

  The Human Resource Development Council of South Africa (HRDCSA) has adopted a revised strategy to put the country on a path of closing its skills gap. The revised Human Resource Development Strategy: Towards 2030 was adopted at the HRDCSA’s 17th meeting held at the Gallagher Convention Centre on Thursday. […]

SA fine tunes strategy to close skills gap

  As the private higher education sector expands the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has endeavored to tighten its grip on fraudulent practices in the sector. The department has reportedly opened cases against fraudulent private higher education colleges and is working with the South African Police Services to investigate these […]

DHET clamps down on fraudulent private colleges

    President Zuma has sent his deepest condolences to the family of anti-apartheid struggle veteran, Ahmed Kathrada and his political home, the African National Congress, which Uncle Kathy served selflessly throughout his adult life. Kathrada, 87, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning at the Donald Gordon Medical Centre in […]

Tributes pour in for Uncle Kathy

Stakeholders with a common vision to empower the nation through skills development gathered at the National Skills Conference 2017. During his address, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighted some of the challenges facing the skills development and training sector, starting with the need for collaboration. “Cooperation within the post-school system is […]

Does SA need a skills revolution?