National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) Amendment Bil

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Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities

The Minister in the Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities published the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) Amendment Bill for comment. 

Comments must be sent to NYDABill@women.gov.za by no later than 15 February 2021

The NYDA Amendment Bill, amends the NYDA Act, No. 54 of 2008, which is the founding legislation of the NYDA.  The amendments seek to strengthen the Agency’s operations; enhance governance; and promote visibility for access of the agency’s products and services. The mandate of the NYDA in relation to that of other key players within the youth development space is clarified. The amendments also seek to make the agency to be more focused, thus maximising the impact of its services.

For further information, please contact Mr Shalen Gajadhar on shalen.gajadhar@women.gov.za or 060 979 4235

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