How education can help South Africa drive smart and inclusive growth
Quality education ensures that people, regardless of their backgrounds, are rewarded better opportunities that help drive smart, inclusive growth. Smart and inclusive growth refers to a developing country with confident innovation, which will ensure the employment rate can improve. It’s no surprise that unemployment has been an issue in South Africa for many years. According to IOL, in 2020, the unemployment rate has increased to 30,1 percent. To improve economic growth in this country, we need change. Unemployment in South Africa contributes to the widespread of poverty, as well as increased income inequality in the country, as it widens the gap between the poor and the wealthy. Education is the only way of ensuring income inequality can be bridged. Read our article below on how education can drive inclusive and smart economic growth.