Please also read the March report, sharing the news that the number of people directly supported, in terms of jobs created or retained plus livelihoods supported has reached 500 000! It also includes a spotlight feature on graduate employment as part of the stimulus. The dashboard provides detailed breakdowns per programme.
The Dashboard shows real time progress in the number of jobs created, livelihoods supported and jobs retained. Since its launch in October 2020, the Presidential Employment Stimulus has directly supported over 500,000 people, in terms of jobs created or retained and livelihood support grants provided. Best known is the school assistants programme, which has placed 323,000 young people in over 22,000 schools.