The Impact of Poverty On The Youth and Social Cohesion

The Impact of Poverty On The Youth and Social Cohesion

   Play Podcast Listen to Isobel Frye, Director of SPII, talking about the impact of poverty on the youth and social cohesion on Channel...

4IRSA Digital Economic Summit

4IRSA Digital Economic Summit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkjgo3kPFA0 Highlights from the inaugural 4th Industrial Revolution SA (4IRSA) Digital Economy Summit, in which Isobel Frye presented on ‘Shaking out Structural Poverty and Inequality’...

A Life Without Struggle In SA Is Achievable

A Life Without Struggle In SA Is Achievable

In among all the numbers, we have lost sight of dignity, and our value and worth as human beings. Poverty and inequality are the...

Ailing Economy Weakens Fight Against Poverty

Ailing Economy Weakens Fight Against Poverty

https://youtu.be/z_5ZIvygLqM SPII weighs in on the traumatic experience of structural, intergenerational poverty in South Africa and points to the increased need for, and relevance...

How Can We Change Our Economic Trajectory?

How Can We Change Our Economic Trajectory?

Isobel Frye, Director of SPII, in a panel discussion about the economic trajectory of South Africa, pointing to seismic shifts in relation to unemployment.

Analysis Of Statistics On Poverty In South Africa: Sacha Knox

Analysis Of Statistics On Poverty In South Africa: Sacha Knox

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WpWayx8Yio&fbclid=IwAR38GfCUxdBtTF2V5O9gbceNRVRYQLQOmYJta-Nz2xEZI8hnmPKJVi26m8M Sacha Knox, Senior Researcher and Budget Analyst at SPII, discussing the new Poverty Lines from StatsSA, Inequality in South Africa and the need...

Grand Dreams Of Going Boldly Into The Future Mean Little When Millions Go To Bed Hungry

Grand Dreams Of Going Boldly Into The Future Mean Little When Millions Go To Bed Hungry

Hunger does not allow for a decent life. Hunger prevents children from optimal development and learning and prevents adults from being fully productive members...

ANALYSING THE ECONOMICS IN THE SONA

ANALYSING THE ECONOMICS IN THE SONA

https://spii.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ANALYSING-THE-ECONOMICS-IN-THE-SONA.mp3 Eusebius had a robust debate with policy and economic experts Duma Gqubule , Busisiwe Radebe and Isobel Frye about the economic data and...

Call For Government To Open Procurement Data To Public Scrutiny

Call For Government To Open Procurement Data To Public Scrutiny

Public contracting is the meeting point of significant power and money and in most countries, these systems are characterised by convoluted, opaque planning. According...

Poverty levels in SA with Isobel Frye

Poverty levels in SA with Isobel Frye

  As the country digests the low GDP figures, we continue to look at the impact this has on poverty.We are now joined by...

SOLUTIONS TO THE JOBS CRISIS – The Eusebius McKaiser Show

SOLUTIONS TO THE JOBS CRISIS – The Eusebius McKaiser Show

https://spii.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/SOLUTIONS-TO-THE-JOBS-CRISIS.mp3 Eusebius hosted a discussion with Dr Thabi Leoka (economist), Neil Coleman (policy analyst and co-director of Institute for Economic Justice) and Isobel Frye...

Jobless And Hopeless: Drastic Times Call For Drastic Measures

Jobless And Hopeless: Drastic Times Call For Drastic Measures

South Africa’s sixth post-apartheid administration under President Cyril Ramaphosa needs to hit the ground running in relooking at how to address poverty and inequality....

InvitationAs the 6th administration begins its work in earnest, we demonstrate how the DSL provides an integrated framework for measuring progressive realisation of a Decent Standard of Living  and Living Wage.

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