Official EC Unemployment Rate Declines By 2.4%
Published: May 02, 2022
The Eastern Cape's unemployment rate fell from 47.4% in 2021Q3 to 45% in 2021Q4. According to Statistics South Africa data, the province recorded the highest unemployment decrease in the country with -2.4%. The highest increases in unemployment in 2021Q4 were recorded in KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and the Western Cape. Even with the decrease in unemployment, the Eastern Cape remains the only province with the highest unemployment rate in the country.
Published: March 30, 2022
The Eastern Cape Socio Economic Consultative Council (ECSECC) in collaboration with Microsoft South Africa held a webinar on 29 March 2022 to workshop community radios on digital skills to propel innovation... READ MORE
Published: February 09, 2022
The Basic Income Grant (BIG) is a form of social assistance. Unlike other common social grants (disability grants, elderly grant or child grant), this particular grant is intended to provide an income sourc... READ MORE