MECs Albert Fritz and Beverley SchA�fer visit Youth Development Programme in Atlantis SEZ, 12 Apr

On 12 April, the Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, together with the Minister of Economic Development, Beverley SchA�fer, will be visiting the Lesedi Nuclear Services’ Skills Academy (LSA) based in the heart of the Atlantis Special Economic Zone (SEZ).

LSA provides skills development and training, allowing young people, and previously disadvantaged individuals to enter the formal job market. It further supports the industrialisation of Atlantis which was declared a SEZ in 2018. Since 2015, LSA has trained over 100 learners, mostly from Atlantis. Of those trained, 92% are 35 years and younger.

Source: Government of South Africa