Vision 2030 News
JOHNNY CLEGG Clegg is one of South Africa’s most celebrated musicians and equal rights activists. Through his blend of English lyrics and Zulu structure and melody, Clegg’s music spoke to a nation that was in turmoil in the 1970s. Clegg was brought up in Zimbabwe and...
The National Development Plan (NDP) aims to eradicate poverty and reduce inequality by focusing on growing an inclusive economy, building state capacity, improving education and healthcare, and society in general. While these broad terms sound good in theory, what are...
It’s been said that when it comes to investing, what is comfortable is rarely profitable. That is the premise that we need to work from when investing in South Africa. We are undoubtedly in an economic downturn with consumer and investor confidence at an all-time low,...
“The single most important investment any country can make is in its people – education has intrinsic and instrumental value in creating societies that are better able to respond to the challenges of the 21st century.”
Chapter 9 of the National Development Plan deals with improving education, training and innovation.
A new era of dialogue between government and business leaders is essential if we are to thrive as a nation.
What plans/programmes does the Department of Environmental Affairs have in place to ensure a resource-efficient, low carbon and pro-employment growth path?
Chapters 13 and 14 of the NDP focus on the role of the state in transforming South Africa.
With the elections held, the President sworn in and Cabinet elected, South Africa stands at a point of both considerable opportunity and challenge to liberate its remarkable potential.
GreenCape, a non-profit organisation that drives the widespread adoption of economically viable green economy solutions, outlines five green investment opportunities that can further objectives of the NDP.
Chapters 3, 4 and 7 of the NDP focus on the economy, employment, economic infrastructure and trade.
The National Planning Committee outlines several proposals for accelerating the achievement of the NDP’s Vision 2030 goals.
Ryland Fisher interviews secretary of planning in the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation about what’s needed for the successful implementation of the NDP.
Miriam Altman, founding member of the National Planning Commission, talks about the NDP’s vision to create 11 million jobs and reduce unemployment to 6% by 2030.
The world around us is changing at an unprecedented rate. On any given day we have access to more information and technology than our predecessors experienced in a lifetime. We’re entering an unprecedented era of collaboration and access to information. Business...
By Dr Harry Teifel At a global level the world is heading into a new Industrial Age, which is either referred to as “Industry 4.0” or the “4th Industrial Revolution”. These developments are set to lead to massive ramifications on society as a whole but also for...
Operation Phakisa – the blueprint for unlocking our ocean’s economic potential – has made significant inroads, having unlocked some R24-billion in investment by 2017.
Investing in SA’s green economy.
We need to recognise the potential of our economy and invest in it.
The education crisis can’t be solved by government alone but rather, all parties with a vested interest.
A plan for turning the economy around and building a more equal society.
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