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Minister Dlamini Zuma to Brief Select Committee

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma will brief the Select Committee on CoGTA on the 2019/20110 annual performance plan and budget allocation to departmental programmes and sub-programmes. The meeting will take place as follows: Date: Tuesday, 16 July 2019 Time: 10:00-13:00 Venue: S12A, First Floor, National Council of Provinces Enquiries: Lungi […]

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Minister Dlamini Zuma to Brief Select Committee

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma will brief the Select Committee on CoGTA on the 2019/20110 annual performance plan and budget allocation to departmental programmes and sub-programmes. The meeting will take place as follows: Date: Tuesday, 16 July 2019 Time: 10:00-13:00 Venue: S12A, First Floor, National Council of […]

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Municipal Ward Committees: What You Need to Know

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Public participation is a vital part of our democracy, and allows for citizens to get involved in how their communities are governed. At local government level the Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, 1998, requires amongst others municipalities to develop mechanisms to consult communities and community organisations in performing their functions and exercising its powers. These […]

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The Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF)

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  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 […]

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The 2019/20 CoGTA Budget Vote Speech Delivered by Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

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BUDGET VOTE ADDRESS BY DR NKOSAZANA DLAMINI ZUMA, MP, Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs; Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, CAPE TOWN 10 JULY 2019 Honourable Speaker; Ministers here present; Deputy Ministers Bapela and Tau as well as MECs, with whom we jointly present this Budget Vote, and other Deputy Ministers here […]

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CoGTA Minister Urges Improvement and Professionalism in Municipalities as she Welcomed AG’s Report

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma welcomes the Auditor-General municipal audit report released on Wednesday, 26 June 2019 for the 2017/18 financial year. While the report showed some improvements across municipalities, it largely presents a picture of a decline in some key areas. The Minister welcomes the improvements outlined […]

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Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma’s Keynote Address at the 5th African Capital Cities Sustainability Forum

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Theme: “Collective responsibility for sustainable African capital cities” Topic: The power of cities across our continent Programme Directors; Your Worship Mayor of the City of Tshwane, Cllr Stevens Mokgalapa,; Your Worships the Mayors of African capital cities; The Dean of the Diplomatic corps and members of the diplomatic community; Hasting Chikoko Regional Chair of C40 […]

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CRL commissioners appointed for five-year term

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed 13 members to the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities for a period of five years. The appointment was made in terms of section 9(1) read with 13(1) of the Commission Act, 2002 (Act No 19 of 2002). The President further […]