Archive for September, 2009

Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP) in South Africa, and the International Labour Organization (ILO)

28th September 2009 Uncategorized

Since the mid-nineties, the Employment Intensive Investment Programme has been actively participating in all major programmes that are designed to positively contribute towards the country’s major challenges, i.e. unemployment, lack of infrastructure and services to the disadvantaged and lack of skills among the majority of the population EPWP, the national government’s national flagship programme, aimed at creating employment opportunities and skills development in the delivery of social and physical infrastructure and environmental protection. (more…)

Op-Ed by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator: A Climate for Development

10th September 2009 Uncategorized

A few months ago, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame stated explicitly that the continent’s future depends on what comes out of the climate change negotiations. (more…)