153 matches
  • 25 Jul 2019

    NA: Unrevised hansard


    ... of the challenges faced by farmers related to drought, which is exacerbated by climate change, as well ... Development that various provinces were assisted with drought relief funding. In this regard, the Free State ...

  • 13 Nov 2019

    NCOP: Unrevised 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 ...

  • 23 Jul 2019

    NA: Unrevised 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


    ... 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 ...

  • 19 Feb 2019

    NA: Unrevised 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 ...

  • 31 Oct 2019

    NA: Unrevised 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 ...

  • 10 Oct 2019

    NCOP: Unrevised 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 ...

  • 25 Jun 2019

    JS: Unrevised hansard


    ... elections we saw floods in KwaZulu-Natal and a drought her in the Western Cape.     So, in truth, if we ...

  • 10 Jul 2019

    NA: Unrevised hansard


    ... Municipality has been stifling due to the current drought it is experiencing. How does South Africa expect ...

  • 17 Jul 2019

    NA: Unrevised Hansard (EPC)


    ... 2018-2019 is 3 661 940 loaves. Despite the impact of drought and fiscal constraints, the performance of agriculture ...

  • 06 Nov 2019

    Mr M K Montwedi (EFF) to ask the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation:

    Question & Reply

    ... Municipality jurisdiction are currently affected by drought. Funds have been made available through the Water ...

  • 14 Oct 2019

    Mrs G Opperman (DA) to ask the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs:

    Question & Reply

    ... considering that the province is experiencing the worst drought in 50 years without a disaster management centre ... provincial disaster area because of the severe drought; if not, (a) why not and (b) on what date will ...

  • 29 Mar 2019

    Dr C P Mulder (FF Plus) to ask the Minister of Finance:

    Question & Reply

    ... eased following record output in 2017 and the drought continued to weigh down production in the Western ...

  • 25 Mar 2019

    Ms M S Khawula (EFF) to ask the Minister of Water and Sanitation:

    Question & Reply

    ... (a) What is the total amount of drought relief that was allocated to each province in (i) 2016, (ii) ... table below for Main Account Allocated Budget for Drought Relief:     (a) (b) (c) Financial Year ...

  • 06 Nov 2019

    Mr D Joseph (DA) to ask the Minister of Public Enterprises:

    Question & Reply

    ... Eskom due to power supplied during the previous drought period. The country has economic challenges which ...

  • 27 Nov 2019

    Pan South African Language Board & Iziko Museum 2018/19 Annual Report

    Committee Meeting | NCOP Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture | National Council of Provinces

    ... whether the Council could consider helping with the drought in the Eastern Cape, because she had seen a promotion ...

  • 19 Mar 2019

    SANDF Deployment to Vaal River System: DWS & SANDF briefing; Rand, Sedibeng, Bloem Water Boards 2017/18 Annual Report; Tembisa and Ekurhukeni petitions, with Minister and Deputy Minister

    Committee Meeting | Water and Sanitation | National Assembly

    ... national level. Other challenges were ongoing drought and the siltation of the Welbedacht Dam on the ...

  • 16 Oct 2019

    Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development Budgetary Review & Recommendations Report

    Committee Meeting | Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development | National Assembly

    ... the problems with a drought relief fund was that an area has to be declared drought affected first and ... and recently KwaZulu-Natal spent R202 million on drought relief. The recommendations should simply reflect ...

  • 30 Jul 2019

    Department of Local Government 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan; with MEC

    Committee Meeting | Local Government (WCPP) | Western Cape

    ... is developing a 15-year Western Cape Integrated Drought and Water Response Plan (WCIDWRP). The aim of WCIDWRP ... coordinated provincial response to the impact of the drought. The WCIDWRP is also meant to provide identification ...

  • 31 Jul 2019

    Department of Health 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan; with MEC

    Committee Meeting | Health (WCPP) | Western Cape

    ... Climate change had posed a problem, in which the drought-induced “Day Zero,” increasing wild fires and energy ...