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Quarterly Newsletter: Corona Virus Pandemic

Quarterly Newsletter: Corona Virus Pandemic

Welcome to our Quarter 2 newsletter. We are a few weeks into the national lockdown, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic we are navigating an unusual and unchartered landscape.
We acknowledge that this is a period of disruption and "Business unusual".

COVID-19 Press release

COVID-19 Press release

The SAE4D takes note of President Cyril Ramaphosa' s announcement last night of a 21-day national lockdown with effect from midnight on Thursday, 26 March 2020, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

People with disabilities make up an estimated one billion, or 15 per cent, of the world’s population; about 80 per cent, of which, are of working age. Yet, the right of people with disabilities to decent work is frequently denied, leading to a disproportionate number of people being excluded from the labour market. This exclusion can mean that people are either held back from accessing a job or they experience difficulties in finding and retaining a job.