Gearing up for piloting a support programme for vulnerable young people in South Africa
The Platform Economy: Is a crowdworker an employee? Lessons from Germany
Roamler is one of a profusion of new platform companies currently disrupting the labour market by utilizing innovative definitions to describe the people it deploys to do its work. A case was brought against Roamler in Germany by a so-called member of the crowd (of Roamler's crowdsourcing platform) who was legally represented in the German Federal Labour Court by SALDRU affiliate, Dr Ruediger Helm.
Youth Explorer team presents to the ESIEID Ministerial Cluster
Benchmarking early grade reading literacy skills in Nguni languages
The value of South Africa for understanding durable inequalities
Youth lockdown surveys ignite plans for a youth research and advocacy consortium
During the first strict phase of the COVID-19 lockdown, SALDRU collaborated with UNICEF and a range of other partners to reach out to young people aged 18 – 34 via an online survey. Findings of the survey are now available and form the basis for further collaboration with civil society and academic partners, with a focus on developing a youth research and advocacy consortium.