Last weekend saw finalists in this year's Youth Citizens Action Programme (YCAP) present their school and community projects in the National Championships at Gauteng, South Africa.
Part of Deutsche Bank's Born to Be programme, YCAP encourages young people to address issues of concern and relevance within their school or wider community and to come up with solutions by applying project management skills from the YCAP toolkit.
Mbalenhle Mdhluli, who works at Deutsche Bank in Johannesburg has been supporting Empowervate's YCAP as a mentor, workshop facilitator and event supporter.
YCAP is one of Deutsche Bank South Africa Foundation's 14 Born to Be project partners where the focus is on education through early interventions at two key stages: early childhood and high school.
where K is the capital stock, ycap
is potential GDP, user is the tax adjusted user cost of capital and [sigma] is the elasticity of substitution between labour and capital.
money will add to the Tackling Guns Action Plan (TGAP) and Tackling Knives Action Plan (TKAP), which are also being tested in Liver pool.
(3d) [E.sup.*.sub.ijt] = [alpha] - [beta][ln[(YCAP+1).sub.it]]/[ln[(YCAP + 1).sub.it] + 1 Log-Inverse
The equilibrium rate of business ownership equals [alpha] when GDP per capita (YCAP) is zero in each of the four equations (3a) through (3d).
The functional form of YCAP in equation (3) is multiplied by a factor (1+ [b.sub.OMIB-] [D.sub.OMIB]).
TABLE 2 The Simple Correlation Matrix for the Environmental Spending and Environmental Evaluation Variables Variable ENSP EVL PBUD YCAP MTXR PURB GR LC NPRG ENSP 1.0 -.16 .92 -.12 -.25 -.40 -.20 .18 -.08 EVL 1.0 -.21 .69 .22 .53 .64 .39 .16 PBUD 1.0 -.13 -.34 -.35 -.20 .11 -.12 YCAP 1.0 -.05 .73 .55 .32 -.07 MTXR 1.0 -.09 .20 -.63 .11 PURB 1.0 .62 .10 .28 GR 1.0 .25 .35 LC 1.0 -.12 NPRG 1.0
The relationship between income per capita (YCAP) and state environmental program spending was as expected and significant at the .10 level.
Inspector Ian Garrett of Thornaby Neighbourhood Policing Team said: "In July 2008, the Government published the Youth Crime Action Plan (YCAP