Featured News

President Cyril Ramaphosa: 2020 State of the Nation Address

Posted on

State of the Nation Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa, Parliament, Cape Town Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Thandi Modise, Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces, Mr Amos Masondo, Deputy President David Mabuza, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng and esteemed members of the judiciary, Former President Thabo Mbeki and Mrs Mbeki, Former President Kgalema Motlanthe […]

DCoG Vacancies

Director-General: Cooperative Governance

Posted on

REF NO: 24847/01 (Five Year Contract Post) Re-advertisement and candidates who had previously applied are encouraged to re-apply SALARY: R1 978 533 per annum. (Level 16) (An all-inclusive remuneration package) The package includes a basic salary (70% of package), and a flexible portion that may be structured in terms of the applicable guidelines. CENTRE: Pretoria […]

Featured News

Play your Part in Saving Water

Posted on

South Africa is a water scarce country, which depends much for its water on rainfall patterns. While Government is doing all it can to mitigate water scarcity, do your part in saving this scarce resource. Available scientific projections state that hot temperatures will persist until the end of the summer period in 2020. In addition, […]

Featured News

The Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF)

Posted on

  The Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF) is a policy initiative of the Government of South Africa, coordinated by the Department Of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA).  The IUDF seeks to foster a shared understanding across government and society about how best to manage urbanisation and achieve the goals of economic development, job creation and […]

Featured News

How do I Access Free Basic Municipal Services?

Posted on

Free basic municipal services are services provided at no charge by the Government to poor households. The services currently include water and electricity. These services are provided by municipalities and include a minimum amount of electricity, water and sanitation that is sufficient to cater for the basic needs of a poor household. Only indigent households […]

Featured News

Ministers Dlamini Zuma and Didiza to Welcome 1000 NARYSEC Youth at Thaba Nchu

Posted on
MinMec Meeting

The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Thoko Didiza, together with the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, will on Monday 27 January 2020 be welcoming 1000 National Rural Youth Services Corps (NARYSEC)’s youth for the implementation of the District Development Model (DDM) at the NARYSEC College in […]

Featured News

How to Prepare for a Flood

Posted on

There’s often no way to prevent a flood, but there are many ways to keep safe and ensure that you and your family are safe. Floods are usually caused by storms that bring heavy rain and can cause serious damage once the water accumulates on land and enters homes and other buildings. People living in […]

Media Statements

Minister Dlamini Zuma to Visit Areas Affected by Floods Around Gauteng

Posted on

The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) , Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma will be accompanied by the MEC for COGTA in Gauteng, Mr Lebogang Maile on a visit some of the areas devastated by current persistent rain and floods in Tshwane The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) is coordinating multi-disciplinary […]

DCoG Deputy Minister Andries Nel

Speech by Deputy Minister Parks Tau on the Occasion of the National Day of the Republic of Kenya

Posted on

REMARKS ON THE OCCASION OF THE NATIONAL DAY OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA  5 DECEMBER 2019 Pretoria   Your Excellency, High Commissioner of the Republic of Kenya to South Africa, Ambassador Jean Kamau, Your Excellencies, Ambassadors and High Commissioners and Heads of International Organisations, Representatives of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation and other […]

Media Statements

Minister Dlamini Zuma to Lead the Commemoration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

Posted on

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs  (CoGTA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma will lead the commemoration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (IDDR) to be held on 6 December 2019 in the Free State Province.  The 2019 commemoration will be held under the theme, “Substantially reduce disaster damage to critical infrastructure and disruption […]