Minister Fritz to attend Youth Skills Transfer Programme graduation in Bredasdor
Tomorrow, Western Cape Social Development Minister, Adv. Albert Fritz, will address the fifth Youth Skills Transfer Programme (YSTP) graduation ceremony of 31 youth participants from the Overberg region.
The YSTP is an initiative of the Department of Social Development (DSD) in partnership with the Community Chest and Cape Nature. It has already seen the first four groups of 256 youth from across the province graduate. The current class of 31 are from the areas of Hermanus, Hawston, Grabouw, Caledon, Struisbaai, and Bredasdorp.
The YSTP offers a customized package of skills development workshops for youth who are not educated, employed, skilled or trained, and is set to benefit 390 young people.
There will be opportunities for interviews and photographs.
Date: 29 January 2016
Venue: Glaskasteel, C/O Recreation and Church Street, Bredasdorp.
Spokesperson for Albert Fritz, Minister of Social Development
Western Cape Government
7th floor, 14 Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town, 8000
Tel : (021) 483 9217
Cell : 076 083 6543
Email : Sihle.Ngobese@westerncape.gov.za