How public-private partnerships in the savings industry can contribute to inclusive growth
Against the backdrop of the NDP vision and consequent critical actions, the SA economy has enormous unmet infrastructure demands and a desperate need to stimulate job creation and reduce inequality.
Many stakeholders in South Africa are wide awake to the consequences of not creating a sustainable and inclusive growth path, and are willing to engage more proactively. But how do we create those growth tracks? Somehow our collective growth strategies seem anaemic and stuck, and we cannot only blame the global environment. Yet, sometimes, neglect or inertia can mask an opportunity. The opportunity, relatively unharnessed until now, is for government and the private sector to genuinely forge inclusive growth partnerships.