unemployment

Lack of incentives for local businesses contributes to high unemployment

by editor1 / Sep 20, 2019 / 0 comments

-Lack of incentives for local businesses and disconnect between various institutions are some of the issues contributing to high unemployment in the country, which now stands at 34%.

HLPNE finds institutional disconnect, skills mismatch as catalysts for unemployment rate

by editor1 / Sep 20, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-The High-Level Panel on the Namibian Economy (HLPNE) is working on a report on unemployment it will hand over to President Hage Geingob.

Unemployment big concern for Kalkrand residents

by editor1 / Dec 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Some residents of Kalkrand Village have raised concerns over lack of employment and youth empowerment.

Keetmanshoop residents to demonstrate over unemployment

by editor1 / Nov 07, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

Residents of Keetmanshoop in the //Karas Region plan to stage a peaceful demonstration over unemployed youth at the town and in the region on Friday.

Young Namibians finding innovative ways to curb unemployment

by editor1 / Oct 09, 2018 / 0 comments

With an estimated youth population of nearly 50% and an unemployment rate of 30%, a few young people in the //Karas Region remain determined to rise above life's hardships.

Youth unemployment must be addressed with entrepreneurship: Kröhne

by editor1 / Oct 08, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

Unemployment amongst the youth is a critical issue in Namibia and to address this requires a concerted and joint effort from all stakeholders in the country, Keetmanshoop Mayor Gaudentia Kröhne has said.

Union urges Government and private sector to address youth unemployment

by editor1 / Jul 30, 2018 / 0 comments

The National Youth Conference of the Metal and Allied Namibian Workers Union (MANWU) has urged government and the private sector to divert their resources towards addressing youth unemployment.

Danny Meyer: Unemployment has reached a level that should be a concern to all

by editor1 / Apr 17, 2018 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Government and stakeholders are urged to grow the economy and create jobs to reduce the high unemployment rate.

Poor programme implementation a contributing factor to youth unemployment

by editor1 / Mar 06, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-The delay in the implementation of programmes is one of the contributing factors to rising unemployment among the youth.

NSA says unemployment rate in Zambezi very high

by editor1 / Feb 13, 2018 / 0 comments

The unemployment rate in the Zambezi Region is very high, compared to the rest of the country.

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