(In South Africa during the apartheid era) the setting aside by law of certain skilled grades of employment for certain ethnic groups, particularly whites.
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- He also demanded cent percent job reservation for the region's people.
- The NFB would continue with its watchdog role in earning the benefits of the law for the disabled especially with regard to job reservation.
- The policy of job reservation for the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and OBCs has made a deep impact on the Muslim psyche.