Postponement of Breaking the Cycle of Crime

Dear Partners, Commissioners, Directors,Heads, Award Leaders, Participants and Service Providers RE: Postponement of Breaking the Cycle of Crime due to COVID-19 (Corona virus) Due to the growing number of new infections of COVID-19 (Corona virus) in South Africa, the Management Committee of The President’s Award for Youth Empowerment has resolved to postpone BCC indefinitely. This decision is in line with the President’s address on 15 March 2020 declaring this a “national state of disaster”and communication from The Department of Correctional Services that Correctional Centres will be on“lock-down”. After 30 days, we will review the decision to postpone and communicate a way forward.We apologize for the inconvenience caused.



Adele Latchman

Chief Executive Officer