Youth Employment Service (YES) Chief Executive Tashmia Ismail-Saville says the country needs to create an environment where jobs can be sustainable.

Her comments come after Stats SA released a report stating that youth (15-24 years) unemployment now stands at 55.2%.

Corrin Varady from IDEA Digital Education says South African students don’t have foundational content, knowledge and skills. She was emphasising the challenges faced by the education system in the country.

He says the country has lack of digital literacy, making it difficult to produce proper services.

Varady also emphasised the importance of having enough resources for education.

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