Desertification in Africa
Land covers “ 14.9 billion hectares of the earth’s face”. According to the United Nations data,
“ 6.1 billion hectares are dryland” of which one billion hectares are
“ naturally hyper arid desert”(www.eden-foundation.org). The rest has either become desert
EFFECTS OF APARTHEID IN SOUTH AFRICA.
Apartheid is a word from the Afrikaans that means segregation. True to the meaning of the word, South Africans suffered under it for decades. It was started by The National Party Government in 1948 when they came into power. They treated non-whites such...
South Africa has had a pervasive unemployment problem for the past forty years (Lam, Leibbrandt, & Mlatsheni, 2007). According to the Quarterly Labour Force Survey conducted by Stats SA (2012), of the 10.4 million South Africans within the ages of 15 and 24 years, 3.3 million (31.6%) are not in
INCOME DISTRIBUTION, PERSISTENT UNEMPLOYMENT, AND THE CLASSICAL GROWTH CYCLE: EVIDENCE FROM SOUTH AFRICA
Christopher Malikane. The Journal of Developing Areas. Nashville: Fall 2010. Vol. 44, Iss. 1; pg. 187, 13 pgs
I formulate and calibrate a small 3D classical growth cycle model to ex
Trade Unions: A small increase in wages for unskilled labourers/workers may result in a bigger decrease in the demand for unskilled labour.
Labour Laws: Current labour laws are very rigid, thus preventing employment especially in small enterprises. Eg: Domestic Workers Law: R1250 per month p
The unemployment rate is the number of people actively looking for employment divided by the labour force. The labour includes adults over the age of 16 who are employed or actively looking for work. The unemployment rate fluctuates because the previously unemployed people start looking for work, pe
How is the increasing rate of unemployment affecting the youth of South Africa?
A major problem in South Africa is the large number of young persons who are unemployed. In South Africa 50% of the South Africans who don’t have jobs, are youngsters.
Today, a matriculation quali
Since the political transition in 1994, South Africa has witnessed the acceleration of its already high unemployment rate. South Africa currently has one of the highest unemployment rates internationally. This is the culmination of a long-term, yet steady, rise in...
Youth Unemployment in South Africa:
Reasons, Costs and Solutions
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Introduction – A description of the question: “What are the causes of youth unemployment?”
A high employment rate among the people of a nation promotes a spirit of...
Causes and Effects of World War I
What were the causes and effects of World War I? The answer
to this seemingly simple question is not elementary. There was more to
the onset of the war then the event of an Austrian prince being
murdered in Serbia, as is what most people c
AIDS/HIV (auto-immunodeficiency syndrome) is quickly becoming the worst disease the world has ever seen, pulling in numbers of death tolls that exceed those of the bubonic plague. "By 2010 its death toll will be higher than that of the two world wars combined, and it will soon be
South Africa, as we know, is a relatively large country situated in the region known as Sub-Saharan Africa. Being located or associated with this region immediately leads one to assume that there are several social, economical, and political issues preventing the country from further development an
First Names: Matthew William
Assignment Number: One
Tutors’ Name Mr. MC Seedat
Date Submitted: 2008.03.14
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A STUDY OF THE FACTORS THAT WILL INCREASE THE NUMBER OF CHINESE TOURIST VISITS TO SOUTH AFRICA, WITH A PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO THE CHINESE TOURISM INDUSTRY IN SHANGHAI.
Grace H Gao
A dissertation submitted in fulfilment of the requirements of the Master degree of Technology of Tourism and Hosp
Despite a more progressive and democratic government rising to the seat of power in South Africa in 1994, they were forced to inherit the economic and social legacies of the apartheid-era regime. The socio-political climate then was composed of soaring unemployment rates, widespread poverty, insuffi
MAPPP SETA ADVERTISING SKILLS NEEDS ANALYSIS RESEARCH REPORT SUBMITTED BY KELELLO CONSULTING cc NOVEMBER 2005
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EFFORTS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA AT ENHANCING AFRICAN UNITY THROUGH SOCIO ECONOMIC AND MILITARY COOPERATION
1. Global interactions and relationships in the international scene are often used as tools to ensure security and the economic well-being of th
THE RAINBOW NATION, GOING BEYOND THE HORIZON - GLOBALIZATION OF SOUTH AFRICA –
This paper examines the advantage, disadvantage, trade and FDI in SA from globalization perspective. South Africa(SA) is the one of the post BRICs country and it has largest economy market in Africa. Follow
South Africa is situated at the southern-most tip of the African continent. It has a long history with indigenous inhabitants, and in 1652 was colonized by the Dutch. European powers controlled the country for several centuries, until 1994 Nelson Mandela was elected president and ushere