The 702 YES Campaign

YES inspires beneficiaries to mentor others

With spiking unemployment in South Africa especially among youth, Youth Employment Service (YES) is making a difference.

The Youth Employment Service (YES) has already created 18,500 new opportunities for youth to work.

YES beneficiary Dakalo Manenzhe says she has been looking for a job without any success.

RELATED: 'YES for youth has made a significant change in my life'

Through YES I have been placed at Nedbank and I am being trained as a risk specialist.

Dakalo Manenzhe, YES beneficiary

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In five years time, I see myself as being shadowed by graduates who want to pursue their careers in liquidity risks.

Dakalo Manenzhe, YES beneficiary

Manenzhe tells Bongani Bingwa that her experience with YES has been great.

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Sbongiseni Diedricks joined the programme in April this year and currently works as an assistant operator at Widlands Recycling depot.

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Beneficiary Violet Mathibela has been afforded an opportunity to enter the workforce through the Youth Employment Service.

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Youth Employment Service beneficiary Moleboheng Lekgema shares her experience with the initiative.

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Masetswane is one of many young people have joined South Africa's workforce with the help of the Youth Employment Service (YES).

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