The country needs a new economic strategy that puts small businesses at the core of the development strategy.
South Africa's 14 point plan to achieve economic recovery lacks detail and vision of how the country is going to get itself out the prevailing economic crisis.
Artisans are crucial for any economy.
The history of artisanal training and employment in South Africa has been one of systematic social exclusion and inequality.
Unlike manufacturing, craft involves risk and unpredictability.
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