Bridging skills: demand and supply in South Africa: the role of intermediary organisations

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2016
TITLE AUTHOR(S): I.Petersen, G.Kruss
KEYWORDS: INTERMEDIARIES, SKILLS DEMAND, SKILLS DEVELOPMENT, SKILLS SUPPLY
DEPARTMENT: Education and Skills Development (ESD)
Web link: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/review/hsrc-review-july-to-sept-2016/bridging-skills
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 9383

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Abstract

Government policy documents increasingly highlight the critical role intermediary organisations can play to bridge supply and demand. But what roles do such intermediaries tend to play, and how do we strengthen these to promote the achievement of policy goals? Il-haam Petersen and Glenda Kruss attempt an answer.