Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
28 March 2017
                       
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
27 Mar 2017
 
 
Zuma takes charge of communications inter-ministerial committee
POLITICS
President Jacob Zuma has taken charge of yet another inter-ministerial committee (IMC). This time, the president will chair the reconstituted inter-ministerial committee on information and...
 
 
24 Mar 2017
 
OUTA: Uninformed Department, the reason for water crisis in South Africa
STATEMENT
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has expressed concern over the maladministration by the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS). OUTA requested information on the country’s drinking...
 
 
Lungisa, Dlamini headache for ANC NEC
POLITICS
The African National Congress's (ANC's) national executive committee meeting, starting on Friday, is expected to tackle two new sources of contention within the party - Nelson Mandela Bay's...
 
 
How many SA municipalities lose more than 37% of their water? We don’t know
AFRICA CHECK
In his 10th State of the Nation Address, President Jacob Zuma made a number of claims relating to the country’s water situation. Among those, the president specifically mentioned water losses in...
 
 
23 Mar 2017
 
SA: Jacob Zuma: Address by South African President on behalf of the High Level Panelon water, on the occasion of United Nations World Water Day 2017, Durban, South Africa (22/03/2017)
Topics
The High Level Panel is co-chaired by United Nations Secretary-General, Mr António Guterres and the President of the World Bank Group, Dr Jim Yong Kim.
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast - March 23, 2017
Podcast
Making headlines: Zuma unveils UN's global water and sanitation plan Hawks boss Ntlemeza fights for his job And, Pandor says NSFAS needs to be more efficient
 
 
DWS: Minister Mokonyane awards creative minds in the water sector
STATEMENT
Minister of Water and Sanitation, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane has congratulated the winners of the 2016 Hack4Water competition during a Gala Dinner Ceremony held at iNkosi Albert Luthuli International...
 
 
Zuma unveils UN's global water and sanitation plan
WATER
President Jacob Zuma unveiled the United Nation's (UN's) broad-based plan to provide water and sanitation for 10 billion people by 2030 on Wednesday. Zuma was part of the UN's high level panel on...
 
 
22 Mar 2017
 
 
 
National Water Act: Integrated Vaal River system: Water restrictions on urban and irrigation purposes in catchment areas of dams suppling the integrated Vaal River system and from the system: Withdrawal
(Gazette 40682, Notice R221)
By virtue of the powers vested in me under section 63 read with section 72 of the National Water Act, No. 36, 1998. 1, Dan Metlane Gorbachev Mashitisho, in my capacity as Director -General of the...
 
 
KZN: KZN welcomes hosting UN World Water Day Summit and Expo
STATEMENT
Somebody once said: “In the future, the wars won’t be fought on the availability of oil and mineral resources, but it will be fought on the availability of water.” KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies...
 
 
OUTA: Sewage pollution floods World Water Day
STATEMENT
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) raised concern over the widespread violation of the public’s constitutional right of access to clean drinking water and a healthy environment. The concern...
 
 
COGTA: Andries Nel: Address by Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, at the 4th Pan-African Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress 2017, OR Tambo Conference Centre, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng (22/03/2017)
Topics
You are most welcome to South Africa. We thank the leadership of ICLEI Africa for inviting us to share ideas and to reaffirm our commitment to unity in action with local governments for...
 
 
SA: Jacob Zuma: Address by South African President, on Human Rights day, King William’s Town, Eastern Cape (21/03/2017)
Topics
On Human Rights Day we celebrate and re-affirm our commitment to the hard-won human rights that are enshrined in the Constitution of our country.
 
 
Zuma to open UN World Water Day summit in Durban
WATER
South Africa President Jacob Zuma will on Wednesday open the United Nations (UN) World Water Day Summit and Expo in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. Zuma is the chairperson of the Heads of State Committee on...
 
 
17 Mar 2017
 
West African urban polls find clean water top priority
WATER
Rapid urbanisation has caused so many problems in the Senegalese town of Tivaouane-Peulh that the government and aid providers don't know where to direct their limited resources. The population of...
 
 
 
                       
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
 
 
 
















 
 
 
 
 
  Topics on this page
 
 
 
Company
 
SDG
DEP
Bon
Industry Term
 
Oil
Organisation
 
Person
 
Continent
 
Country
 
Technology
 
City
 
Natural Feature
 
Province Or State
 
Published Medium
 
Region
 
Holiday
 
Facility
 
Product
 
Entertainment Award Event
 
Movie
 
Anniversary
 
Sports League
 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association
Close