Twenty-two million South Africans live in townships and informal settlements, accounting for 38% of working-age citizens. But these areas also account for 60% of the unemployed. Unemployment in SA reached historical highs of 27.7% in 2017, township and rural dwellers account for the bulk of millions of unemployed people in the country.
Debate Topic: What can be done to end South Africa’s high unemployment rate?
• Pearl Shongwe (Presenter)
• Ndumiso Hadebe (Resident Judge)
• Gugulethu Mhlungu (Resident Judge)
• One Day Leader
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One Day Leader season eight is back on SABC1, Thursdays at 21h! One Day Leader tackles issues of leadership amongst the youth. It follows six young people who showcase their leadership skills by tackling modern day social, economic and political issues, to compete for the coveted title of South Africa’s One Day Leader.