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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)

Industry Charters

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Charter

ICT Sector Code for Black Economic Empowerment

Code Series 000: Framework for Measuring Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment

Statement 000: General Principles and the Scorecard

9. Enhanced recognition for certain categories of black people


Throughout the ICT Sector CODE, various criteria appear which advance the interests of certain categories of black people. These include:


9.1 Black women who should form between 40 and 50% of the beneficiaries of all Elements of the Scorecard; and


9.2 Black people with disabilities, black youth, black people living in rural areas and black unemployed people who must form between 2 and 3% of the beneficiaries of all Elements of the Scorecard.