The CSIR’s Grassroots Innovation Programme has been running since March last year initially as a pilot initiative and is aimed at supporting innovators who don’t have formal education or access to formal facilities. Through this programme, individuals are linked to… Continue Reading
The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) continues to be counter-cyclical in the current economic environment. In 2017, the IDC demonstrated its ability to support industrial diversification of the local economy and recorded impressive growth, driving transformation in the economy while remaining… Continue Reading
The Innovation Hub, an innovation agency of the Gauteng Province through its Fablab School programme, in collaboration with PrimeStars Marketing have launched the Step up 2 a Start-up IV programme. The programme is aimed at providing solutions for thousands of young South Africans who face a future… Continue Reading
A crowdfunding platform for donors to sponsor student fees has been established by Standard Bank and The Feenix Trust. The trust aims at retaining and managing student funds from donors. Fees are paid directly to the university and students are… Continue Reading
The City of Ekurhuleni, together with its partners will host the Ekurhuleni Youth Economic Summit and Career Expo. The Expo is geared at providing business opportunities, internships, learnerships and Work Readiness Placement Programmes for unemployed youth within Ekurhuleni.