Construction

PPC launches skills training for bakkie builders

Under normal circumstances, Mikateko Ruth Matshebele and Mpho Thulare would never share a classroom. Matshebele is a 37-year-old civil engineering graduate who dreams of running her own company. Thulare is a 24-year-old unemployed construction...

Prioritising gender diversity in construction

Construction remains a male-dominated industry across the globe, and South Africa is certainly no exception. The fact that women comprise only 11% of the country’s total construction workforce, is largely driven by stereotypes which stigmatise the...