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Deputy Minister Nel to Brief Parliament on Integrated Urban Development Framework

Deputy Minister of Co-operative Governance, Mr Andries Nel will brief the Portfolio Committee on Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs on government's draft Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF). Media is invited and the details are as follows:

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Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Speech During the Debate on Budget Vote 4

Speech by Minister P Gordhan: Budget Vote 4: Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, National Assembly

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Deputy Minister Nel’s Speech During the Debate on Budget Vote 4

Speech by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister for Co-operative Governance & Traditional Affairs during the debate on Budget Vote 4: Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs in the National Assembly on 14 May 2015.

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  • Deputy Minister Nel to Brief Parliament on Integrated Urban Development Framework +

    Deputy Minister of Co-operative Governance, Mr Andries Nel will brief the Portfolio Committee on Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs on Read More
  • Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Speech During the Debate on Budget Vote 4 +

    Speech by Minister P Gordhan: Budget Vote 4: Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, National Assembly Read More
  • Deputy Minister Nel’s Speech During the Debate on Budget Vote 4 +

    Speech by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister for Co-operative Governance & Traditional Affairs during the debate on Budget Vote Read More
  • CoGTA to Strengthen Service Delivery Monitoring +

    Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Pravin Gordhan has called on citizens to pay for basic services that they receive Read More
  • Minister Gordhan to Brief Media on his Budget Vote Speech +

    Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Pravin Gordhan will deliver his Budget Vote speech in Parliament on 14 May Read More
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Infrastructure Development

Promotes accelerated infrastructure delivery in order to strengthen implementation of municipal infrastructure development at local government to targeted communities in order to eradicate backlogs and enable access to basic services.  During 2009/10 financial year, the sub-programme increased access to basic services by 1.2 million on basic water, 687 070 on basic sanitation, 965 636 on roads and community lighting by 464 183. 

 

The target for 2010/11 financial year is 1.4 million for basic water, 808 070 for basic sanitation, 1.1 million for roads and 540 186 for community lighting.  Access to free basic services by poor households during 2009/10 financial amounted to 87% for free basic water and 87% for free basic electricity.  The targets for free basic water and electricity for the 2010/11 financial year is 90% and 89% respectively.  Funding for basic services is provided through the Municipal Infrastructure Grant.