JA South Africa and Old Mutual Foundation partnership creates dual impact for unemployed youth

JA South Africa (Junior Achievement South Africa)  is proud of the strategic partnership it shares with Old Mutual Foundation on the Youth Enterprise Development Programme (YEDP). The programme saw a total of 117 beneficiaries from four of South Africa’s disadvantaged communities –  Cato Manor in Kwa-Zulu Natal, Kliptown in Gauteng, Elsies River in the Western […]

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Junior Achievement SA signs partnership with PMI [Gauteng, Johannesburg, 11 November 2019]

JA South Africa is pleased to announce the partnership with Project Management Institute (PMI) chapter South Africa. This morning, the two parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which will see project management introduced as part of the JASA flag ship Enterprise Programme (EP). The EP, which sees Grade 11 learners start-up an enterprise and […]

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Junior Achievement South Africa_SABIC Lights of our Future

  Junior Achievement, South Africa (JASA) is pleased to partner with SABIC South Africa as part of a global initiative for SABIC and JA Worldwide themed Lights of our Future. This initiative is aimed investing in communities and changing young lives in 22 countries across six regions with the aim to reach 11,000 students. In […]

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Learners from Madiba Comprehensive School continue STEM2D journey

Learners from Madiba Comprehensive School continue STEM2D journey In 2018, Standard Bank Tutuwa Community Foundation partnered with JA South Africa to introduce 379 grade 7 learners from Mathlasedi Primary School to foundation-phase Science, Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing and Design (STEM2D) Programmes, with the hope that they will grow up to pursue careers in STEM-related fields.Now in […]

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Financial literacy & entrepreneurship training for #MandelaDay2019

Financial literacy & entrepreneurship training for #MandelaDay2019 To celebrate Mandela Day this year, we mobilised our collective power and used education to empower young people throughout the country. As Nelson Mandela said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. We partnered with Gauteng Department of Economic Development, the […]

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Bonga Khumalo speaks financial literacy and entrepreneurship with SABC

Bonga Khumalo speaks financial literacy and entrepreneurship with SABC #SavingsMonth Our national programmes coordinator, Bonga Khumalo, joins The Full View on SABC to talk about the importance of early introduction to financial literacy and entrepreneurship, and how it can vastly improve the savings culture in our country. In the interview, he highlights the importance of […]

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Grade 7 learners in Diepsloot learn wise money habits and entrepreneurship

Grade 7 learners in Diepsloot learn wise money habits and entrepreneurship AIG continues its global support of Junior Achievement through a generous grant with JA South Africa being chosen as one of the 22 recipients! Through this grant 412 grade 7 learners from Diepsloot Combined School and Reshomile Primary School were introduced to the JA […]

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