Harambee in the News

10 Steps to get Young People Working

28th October 2018

A two-day summit focused on youth and unemployment which was attended by more than 100 organisations from the private and public sector has come up with ten steps to put young people to work.
Harambee in the News

We Need to Give Youth a Better Deal in Terms of Jobs

22nd October 2018

Youth employment and job creation go hand in hand, says President Cyril Ramphosa in a special message delivered on his behalf at the Accelerating Inclusive Youth Employment conference.
Harambee in the News

Harambee is Developing an Alternative ‘Pathwaying Platform’

10th August 2018

Maryana Iskander, Chief Executive of Harambee, spoke at the Skoll World Forum about how Harambee is developing a tech platform to help excluded young people find jobs.
Harambee in the News

Google Highlights our use of Big Data to Solve Youth Unemployment

27th July 2018

Harambee has collected data from more than 1.4 million unemployed youth through digital applications as well as on the phone and in person to build its ‘employability map’
Harambee in the News

Three Learnings for Harambee’s Lean Impact Pilot

25th July 2018

Our own experiences have shown the power of iteration and how overcoming the fear to iterate can result in unexpected, better solutions.
Harambee in the News

Global Recognition for Harambee Contact Centre

1st May 2018

Harambee has received the Genesys CX Game Changer Award, recognising the scale and capability of a pathwaying platform which guides unemployed youth on their journey to a first job.

Successfully Bringing Entry-Level Staff into an SME

15th March 2018

It’s time now to invite SMEs to step up to the challenge of improving their employment practices. Doing so doesn’t require an HR department, it requires time, planning and consideration.

The Art of Recruitment for Small Businesses

9th October 2017

Alexandra Hadfield, Harambee SME Sector Lead, writes about the recruitment challenges that small businesses face and how A2Pay worked with Harambee to overcome theirs.
Knowledge & Insights

Sisters are Doing it for Barloworld Equipment

14th August 2017

When Barloworld Equipment decided to employ more women in typically male roles, the company knew it needed the kind of help that only an organisation like Harambee could provide.
Knowledge & Insights

Partnering with KFC to Overcome Barriers to Youth Unemployment

1st September 2016

To design a bespoke KFC work-readiness bridging curriculum, a team of our people spent time in the company diagnosing what was required of supervisors.