A Critical Evaluation of Training within the South African National Public Works Programme

@inproceedings{MCCORD2005ACE,
  title={A Critical Evaluation of Training within the South African National Public Works Programme},
  author={ANNA MCCORD},
  year={2005}
}
  • ANNA MCCORD
  • Published 2005
This article explores the ability of the training and work experience offered under public works programmes to promote employment in South Africa. Public works are a key component of South African labour market policy and are ascribed considerable potential in terms of addressing the core challenge of unemployment. However, despite this policy prominence, the labour market impact of the training component of such programmes has not been studied systematically in South Africa, from either a… CONTINUE READING
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