Deputy Minister Nel’s 2017 Budget Vote Speech

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Address by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs (responsible for Provincial and Local Government) during the debate on Budget Vote 4: Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs 18 May 2017 Chairperson, Honourable Members, Minister and Deputy Ministers, I associate myself with the protocol observed by Min van Rooyen, Everything that […]

ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR DES VAN ROOYEN

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  ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR DES VAN ROOYEN, ON THE OCCASION OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS BUDGET VOTE SPEECH, UNDER THE THEME, “Transforming Municipal Spaces for Radical Socio-economic Development,” 18 MAY 2017,  Cape Town Speaker of the House, Colleagues, Ministers and Deputy Ministers, Honourable Members, Your […]

Deputy Minister Andries Nel’s Speech at the 4th Pan-African Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress

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Address by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Responsible for Provincial and Local Government) at the 4th Pan-African Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress (2017) held under the theme: “Water and Climate Congress” held at OR Tambo Conference Centre in Ekurhuleni, on 22 March 2017   Minister of Environmental […]

Address by Minister Des Van Rooyen at the 2016 SALGA National Conference

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29 November 2016, Johannesburg   Programme Director, Mr Mpho Nawa, SALGA Chairperson, Mr Parks Tau, Outgoing SALGA Chair, Mr Thabo Manyoni Chair of the NCOPA, Honourable Thandi Modise, Vice-President of Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, Mme. LinYi, Deputy Chair of the National House of Traditional Leaders, Kgosi Mahlangu, Representatives of SAMWU and […]

Summer Initiation Season

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  The Department of Traditional Affairs has begun with the preparations for the 2016 summer initiation season. The summer initiation is held in some provinces such as Eastern Cape, Gauteng, Western Cape and the North West. Although the initiation season has started in some provinces, some will start immediately after the end of the 2016 […]

Address by Minister Van Rooyen at the 2016 International Day for Disaster Reduction

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ADDRESS BY THE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR DES VAN ROOYEN, at the COMMEMORATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION, 13 October 2016, Ekurhuleni   Programme Director, MECs for local government Japanese Embassy representative, UN Community representative, SADC representatives, Statistician-General, Pali Lehohla Salga CEO, Xolile George, Chairperson NHTL, Kgosi Pontsho […]

Integration of Traditional Leadership,Governance and Local Authorities

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ADDRESS BY THE DEPUTY MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR OBED BAPELA, at the 87TH INSTITUTE OF MUNICIPAL FINANCE OFFICERS ANNUAL CONFERENCE 03 October 2016 – Durban   IMFO President, Ms. Jane Masite IMFO Directors IMFO Chief Executive Officer Mr Abbey Tlaletsi Executive Mayor of eThekwini Metro, Cllr Zandile Gumede City Manager, Mr. […]

Deputy Minister Andries Nel at the State of the Cities Report 2016 Media Briefing

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22 June 2016 Johannesburg   Programme Director, Chair of the SACN, Members of the Media,   Thank you for joining us here today. My congratulations go to the South African Cities Network, its chair, Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Councillor Parks Tau, Chair of the State of the Cities Report 2016 Committee, Councillor […]

Deputy Minister Andries Nel at the Launch of “Electing Councillors: A Guide to the Municipal Elections”

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20 July 2016 Johannesburg   Ms Renate Tenbusch, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Professor Jaap de Visser, Dullah Omar Institute, Mr Paul Berkowitz, EDGIS Ms Ilona Tip, Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa, Ms Nompumelelo Runji, Facilitator, Leadership of the Wits School of Governance, Distinguished guests, Ladies and Gentlemen,   Thank you for the opportunity to address you […]

Address by Minister Des Van Rooyen at the SALGA Women’s Commission Legkotla

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13 July 2016 Kempton Park   Programme Director, Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Ms Susan Shabangu, Deputy Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Professor Hlengiwe Mkhize, Executive Mayor of Ekurhuleni, Councillor Mondli Gungubele, UN Women representative, Ms Anne Githuku-Shongwe, SALGA Deputy Chair, Councillor Flora Maboa-Boltman, Distinguished guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, And last but […]