The 2015 Job Losses and Service Cuts survey has offered some useful insight into the state of the South African NPO sector in the wake of the serious funding challenges of the last few years. While the funding environment still appears to represent a critical threat for the NPO sector, the survey findings suggest that the funding situation and the sector’s response has stabilised in some key areas. Encouragingly, organisations have illustrated that they are learning to adapt and respond to challenges.
This year, the Western Cape Government will run the third annual Premier’s Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards. We are calling on Western Cape entrepreneurs to enter this prestigious business competition.