Artisan training could assist youth employment

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2016
TITLE AUTHOR(S): T.Meyer, A.Wildschut
KEYWORDS: ARTISAN, EMPLOYMENT CREATION, TRAINING
DEPARTMENT: Education and Skills Development (ESD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 9263

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Abstract

Artisanal and intermediate level training are important starting points for addressing the challenge of unemployed young people, currently estimated to be between 35% and 37%. This article explores include the scarcity of young people in artisanal employment and the mechanisms of exclusion that contribute to this situation.