Partners want rejuvenation of Nedlac for new era
Business Unity SA president Sipho Pityana has questioned whether the forum is still fit for its declared purpose
The capacity of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) to address SA’s socioeconomic challenges through progressive policies has been cast in doubt after a slew of leadership challenges.
The forum, which was established 24 years ago, serves as a social dialogue platform for the government, business, labour and community stakeholders to discuss and agree on the country’s economic and labour direction. The national minimum wage legislation, for example, was initiated at Nedlac...