"drought"

in Hansards

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  • 13 Nov 2019

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... accordance with section 65 of the Constitution.     DROUGHT SEVERELY AFFECTS SOUTH AFRICAN COMMUNITIES   (Draft ... since January 2018 as a result of the persistent drought;     (3) acknowledges that, according to the Business ...

  • 13 Mar 2014

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... of local labour in fencing the trial plots.   Drought Management and Monitoring   Mr Johan Malherbe, ... ARC-ISCW reported that the ARC supports regional drought monitoring initiatives through the maintenance ...

  • 23 Jul 2019

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... in South Africa. This budget should provide for drought relief to commercial farmers that are facing shutdown ... shutdown as a result of past and current drought. Furthermore, the government cannot prioritise subsistence ...

  • 10 Apr 2019

    NA: Mini plenary

    Hansard

    ... weak political leadership. Take for example the drought stricken municipalities of uThukela District and ... additional R1,2 billion once off amount for immediate drought relief to affected sectors such as water, agriculture ...

  • 11 Mar 2020

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... However we are mindful of the fact that there is a drought in this area and we have decided that we are going ...

  • 25 Jun 2020

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... information and drought   coping strategies. That is why considering the impact of persisting drought conditions ... example, when we started experiencing this cycle of drought, as government, we implemented in 2019, a package ...

  • 04 Nov 2015

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... ghost workers. The committee notes the severity of drought in some parts of the country, its impact on the ...

  • 19 Feb 2019

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... least we forget our experience with the recent drought experienced right here in the Western Cape; climate ... 4% quarter on quarter despite the devastating drought. Think about that for a moment, colleagues, more ...

  • 07 Jun 2017

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... years, as most experienced undue hardship due to drought and the current economic conditions. We intensified ...

  • 26 May 2017

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... further by climate change and drought. South Africa has witnessed the worst drought in the past two years although ... admit that there was a drought crisis and would not declare a national drought disaster, she robbed the ...

  • 15 Mar 2016

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... about to be brought into our country due to the drought crisis. Thank you.     Mr T RAWULA: The EFF views ... the unfortunate but unavoidable effects of the drought that has devastated crops and livestock in most ...

  • 16 Nov 2016

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... our water supply. Our country is experiencing drought but this department continues to spend large amounts ... one of the criteria of the Bill. In this regard drought relief to farmers amounting to budget to the tune ...

  • 10 Aug 2010

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... mitigate risks related to natural hazards such as drought, floods, hailstorm, fires, etc. * Lack of understanding ...

  • 13 Feb 2020

    JS: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... we have developed drought-mitigation strategies that focus on developing drought-resistant seeds, planting ... allocated to them. [Applause.]   Because of the drought in many parts of the country, farmers have lost ...

  • 19 Oct 2017

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... developed along with the agricultural sector. It is drought resistant and has a larger yield. My department ...

  • 08 Nov 2017

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... well be required to assist with flood damage and drought relief. Debt service costs are the fastest-growing ...

  • 31 Oct 2019

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... bankruptcy is increasing because of the rapid in drought and meets exuberant input cost and policy uncertainty ... it through difficulties and challenges such as drought.     They will come up with programmes that are ...

  • 22 Nov 2017

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... for emergency water supply scheme to respond to drought pressures.  R265 million will be added to the bucket ...

  • 14 Mar 2018

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... and down; and then sometimes there are years of drought and years of boom. Mining, in the end, for the ...

  • 10 Oct 2019

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... industries, I would like to point out that the extreme drought in the Northern Cape that has been prevailing for ... pinnacle. The people are really suffering there. This drought will lead to job losses - more than 62 000 jobs ...