drought

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  • 22 Mar 2006

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... increasing incidence of power failures and persistent droughts are exposing a severe lack of infrastructure, ...

  • 20 Nov 2020

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... Water services infrastructure in the middle of the drought, surely, the ANC wouldn’t cut that, right, wrong ... out of water infrastructure in the middle of a drought so that R10,5 billion gone to the SAA. Hundred ...

  • 17 Feb 2021

    JS (HYBRID): Resumption of debate on President’s State-of-the-nation Address

    Hansard

    ... research and development in the agricultural space of drought resistant crops; support for small farmers in the ... side extreme weather events including storms, droughts, and rising sea levels, are already part of our ...

  • 04 Aug 2015

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... —   acknowledges with concern the devastating drought that has engulfed KwaZulu-Natal for most parts ... situation has become extremely worse due to this drought;   appeals to the Department of Water Affairs ...

  • 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 ...

  • 24 May 2016

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... strain conditions such as the current national drought situation. And clearly indicates who is able to ... affecting the voters of South Africa, such as the drought, such as unemployment and such as the collapse ...

  • 19 Aug 2015

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... Middle Letaba and Nsami dams during a prolonged drought experienced in the area.   The transfer canal from ...

  • 25 Jul 2019

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... global average of 860 mm per year. While the recent drought in South Africa has largely been     responsible ... will put us in good stand. We have also developed drought resistant maize seed will ensure that those people ...

  • 31 Oct 2018

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... supposed to have responded to was the one related to drought. Let’s deal with it now that the Minister has responded ...

  • 28 Nov 2017

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... urgent support required relating to the severe drought in our province, for argument’s sake. Chairperson ...

  • 20 Oct 2011

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... include a reduction in rainfall and an increase in drought, especially on the western side of the country ...

  • 03 Sep 2020

    NCOP: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... response to drought, its impact on the agricultural sector and water shortages in the drought stricken provinces ... impact of drought in the area. We took note of the measures planned to address the drought in an intensified ...

  • 07 Jun 2017

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... to help municipalities. In light of the severe drought in the Western Cape and, in particular, Cape Town ... some of our provinces confronted very serious drought. The support being provided includes knowledge ...

  • 13 Jun 2017

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... opportunities. It is not this principle that mismanaged drought relief. It is not this principle that runs agricultural ... by the hon Groenewald, when they said that the drought — they said this in February — was a good time ...

  • 29 Oct 2018

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... portable water is lost due to leakages. While the drought is ravaging South Africa, leaks and poor water ... environment. The effects of natural disasters such as droughts can be mitigated. Thank you.     ANC CONDEMNS ...

  • 21 May 2013

    Debate on Vote No 38 – Water Appropriation Bill

    Hansard

    ... variability with an increasing occurrence of flood and drought events, with ever greater intensity. At the centre ...

  • 23 Aug 2016

    NCOP: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... SANITATION: Chairperson, drought is a natural phenomenon and the 2015 to 2016 drought is not the first serious ... capacity. Droughts have been declared in eight provinces. Gauteng is the only province where drought has not ...

  • 14 Nov 2017

    NA: Unrevised hansard

    Hansard

    ... specific provision was made to assist the devastating drought situation in the Western Cape. I’m very tempted ... global commodity prices, domestic factors such as drought, electricity shortages, logistical constraints ...

  • 05 Sep 2017

    NA: Unrevised Hansard

    Hansard

    ... Nkosi Cebekhulu. South Africa is facing a drought of ... [Inaudible.] ... proportions with many of ... that we need to learn a lesson from the current drought situation in the Western Cape and start preparing ...

  • 11 Feb 2009

    Budget 2009/10 speech by Minister of Finance

    Hansard

    ... beans and other vegetables, and except for drastic drought years, we would never go hungry. The subsistence ...