Clotilde Angelucci, Author at Youth Capital

READ | Unemployed young people spend R1 000 a month searching for jobs on Weekend Argus

16 May 2022

Weekend Argus’ Velani Ludidi chats to young people in the Cape Town area about the costs they have to face when job-seeking.

Listen | Beyond the cost on 702

13 May 2022

Youth Capital’s Project Lead speaks to Relebongile Mabotja and John Perlman on 702 about job-seeking costs and how to reduce them.

READ| High job-seeking costs for young South Africans on Daily Maverick

13 May 2022

8 in 10 young people said they have to choose between looking for work and buying food. Daily Maverick speaks to young people from the Youth Capital Network.

Read | Why job-seeking costs need attention on The Daily Vox

13 May 2022

The Daily Vox’s Fatima Moosa unpacks the finding from Youth Capital’s research report on job-seeking costs for young South Africans.

Read | Job-seeking costs on GroundUp

13 May 2022

GroundUp’s Marecia Damons attended the launch of research report ‘Beyond the Cost’ on job-seeking costs for young South Africans.

Listen | ‘Beyond the Cost’ with John Maytham on Cape Talk.

13 May 2022

Youth Capital’s Project Lead Kristal Duncan-Williams speaks to John Maytham on Cape Talk about solutions to reduce job-seeking costs.

‘Beyond the Cost’ on The Talking Point, SAfm

10 May 2022

In this interview with Cathy Mohlahlana, Youth Capital’s Project Lead, Researcher Senzelwe Mthembu and Duma Gqubule discuss job-seeking costs.

‘Beyond the cost’: questions from the launch.

5 May 2022

Youth Capital launched ‘Beyond the Cost’, a research report on the cost job-seekers have to face. Read the questions from the launch, answered.

Beyond the Cost

Beyond the Cost: What does it really cost young people to look for work?

3 May 2022

Research report ‘Beyond the Cost’ raises the flag on the cost of looking for work for young job-seekers, and shares preliminary impact of zero-rated resources.

#Catch Us Up: Getting locked out of education shouldn’t be the end of the road.

4 Apr 2022

Why is a catch-up strategy necessary to ensure that all young people who start their education can complete it? Read the post to find out.

On Daily Maverick | Reflecting on youth and imagination as the means of changing the world for the better

1 Apr 2022

In this Space co-hosted by Youth Capital, activists discuss the role of civil society in working towards a South Africa that works for all its citizens. The space was covered by Daily Maverick

Survey: The School Assistant Programme.

24 Mar 2022

Did you take part in Phase Two of the School Assistant Programme under the Basic Education Employment Initiative (BEEI)? Have your say by taking this survey.

Certification

#CertifyUs: Why We Need Support to Complete our Qualifications.

7 Mar 2022

What do we mean when we say that education and unemployment in South Africa are connected? Find out why an educational qualification matters.

PODCAST | debriefing on STATS SA quarter 3

9 Dec 2021

Following Stats SA’s Quarterly Labour Force Survey, Duma Gqubule and Studies In Poverty and Inequality Institute helped us understand the issue.

UNLOCK JOBS | QUESTIONS FROM THE LAUNCH, ANSWERED.

3 Dec 2021

At the end of October, Youth Capital launched its second publication, Unlock Jobs, co-hosted by the Mail & Guardian. Here we answer the questions asked during the live discussion.

WATCH | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IS NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL.

2 Dec 2021

Youth unemployment is a growing crisis; it’s urgent that young people’s experiences drive a youth employment strategy.

PODCAST | HOW SHOULD WE INTERVIEW in 2022 TO UNLOCK JOBS?

23 Nov 2021

Should we interview young job-seekers differently in 2022? Youth Capital’s Policy and Learning Manager speaks on Cape Talks about critical shifts.

WATCH | UNLOCK JOBS ON SMWX.

19 Nov 2021

Youth Capital’s Project Lead Kristal Duncan-Williams caught up with Dr Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh to discuss Youth Capital’s latest publication, Unlock Jobs.

Medium Term Budget Analysis SA

ANALYSIS | YOUNG PEOPLE GOT TOUGH LOVE AT THE MEDIUM TERM BUDGET.

12 Nov 2021

With over 9 million young people not in employment, education or training, youth unemployment should have been one of the priorities of the Medium Term Budget. But it wasn’t.

Part of the Action | Yellow

Part of the Action | Icons

10 Nov 2021

Do you want to show that you are Part of the Action when it comes to tackling youth unemployment?

PART OF THE ACTION | YOUNG PEOPLE AS DRIVERS OF POLICY DEVELOPMENT.

10 Nov 2021

We need a policy environment
in which young people are not
simply passengers, but drivers of
change in our own lives, writes Pearl Pillay.

PODCAST | YOUNG PEOPLE AND VOTING.

5 Nov 2021

Where are all the young voters and why aren’t they casting their ballots? Lester Kiewit spoke to Youth Capital’s Mario Meyer and Casimiro Sithole on Cape Talk to find out some of the reasons behind it.

OPINION | Tackling youth unemployment requires sustained and coordinated action.

5 Nov 2021

In this opinion piece on the Mail & Guardian, Youth Capital stresses the importance of understanding young people’s roadblocks to employment and develop coordinated and sustained solutions.

Unlock Jobs: Clearing Roadblocks to Youth Employment.

28 Oct 2021

How can we practically start clearing the roadblocks on young people’s journey to quality work? Youth Capital’s 2021 annual publication, Unlock Jobs: Clearing Roadblocks to Youth Employment answers this question with a deep dive into three of the Action Plan’s Calls to Action: Certify Us, Make Job-Seeking Affordable, and Make Public Employment Work.

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