Youth

Meet Kholo Montsi: He plans to reach the pinnacle of the...

It’s less than a week after his return from the French Junior Open. And even over the Zoom call, it’s clear to...

#BeTheDrivingForce Week Two with Celiwe Shivambu and Courtney Morgan

The #BeTheDrivingForce campaign is in full swing! The Daily Vox in partnership with Youth Capital launched the special series called #BeTheDrivingForce to...

Voices from the Youth Capital Network: Rob Urquhart

Youth Capital releases an annual publication that combines data with young people’s lived stories to shift gears on youth unemployment. The 2021...

What does the National Youth Development Agency do?

On November 10, president Cyril Ramaphosa appointed a new board for the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA).  Asanda Luwaca was also appointed...

Read: An extract from Ghetto Ninja: The Junior Khanye Story 

Ghetto Ninja: The Junior Khanye Story is a book which tells of the making of a soccer sensation. Junior shares his experience...

Willingness Of Young People Makes All The Difference In Transforming Communities

COMMENT As members of the Sustained Dialogue team at the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation one of the many...

In their own words: NSFAS N+2 students speak out

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) N+2 rule states that students need to finish their degree in a certain number of...

In conversation with Education Africa founder, James Urdang

In 1992, James Urdang founded the NPO, Education Africa. It is an organisation that aims to “educate, equip, and empower disadvantaged South...

Youth Unemployment in South Africa #BeTheDrivingForce

We all read the stats - youth unemployment is a ticking bomb- but what are we actually doing to ensure that young...

The Amandla.mobi Campaigner Fellowship: Creating Ecosystems For Change

For the past two years, community advocacy organisation Amandla.mobi has plucked a handful of community organisers from hundreds of applicants to complete...

How is the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme supposed to work?

The Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme (PESP) has been marred by a funds scandal. Most recently, the National Arts Council (NAC) overspent their...

Five facts you may not know about June 16

If you are going to share Hector's photo, you might as well know the facts about June 16. We know June 16 mostly because of...

Pop-up cinema in Khayelitsha is making entertainment accessible

In Khayelitsha, Buhle Sithela, a young entrepreneur, is bringing the movies to the community. Sithela is the brains behind the mobile cinema...

Gender-based Violence: Main Issue Youth Care About

Young people  - especially survivors of gender-based violence -  actually just want better access to healthcare. “Apathetic and uninterested young people” seems...

21-Year-Old Entrepreneur: ‘I Started My Business With No Funds’

AS TOLD TO Avthar Aniruth, a 21-year-old Durban entrepreneur, was recently featured in the Forbes Africa 30 Under 30...

The state of civic education in South Africa

One of the biggest takeaways from the 2021 local government elections was a massive decline in voter turnout. There are a number...

Who Is Really To Blame For SA’s Jobs Crisis?

Subscribe to our newsletter. President Cyril Ramaphosa’s recent admission that South Africa is facing punishing job losses is in direct...

A family meeting: a seat at the all black table

Mr. President, we need to talk.  We are living in a state of false unity and we can’t continue living like barcodes...

Cape Town principal faces disciplinary action over Covid-19 school closure

During the first peak of COVID-19 infections in 2020, Heathfield High principal Wesley Neumanm refused to open his school. He now faces...

Jobseekers: How to write a cover letter

The Jobseekers Series is a series of articles The Daily Vox team has put together to help prospective jobseekers. Job Seeking is...
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