Department of Social Development Policy and Strategy Documents | Western Cape Government

Department of Social Development Policy and Strategy Documents

2016
(Western Cape Government)
Type of Document Year  Name of Document National/ Provincial Transversal/ DSD Specific Purpose
White Paper 2013 White Paper on Families in South Africa (2013) National DSD Specific The purpose of this White Paper seeks to mainstream family issues into government-wide, policy-making initiatives in order to foster positive family well-being and overall socio-economic development in the country.
White Paper 1998 White Paper on Affirmative Action in the Public Service (1998) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper is to provide a policy framework that sets out the mandatory requirements and steps that national departments and provincial administration should take to develop and implement their affirmative action programme. The paper also sketches the accountability, monitoring and reporting responsibilities of various players within an affirmative action programme.
White Paper 1998 White Paper on Population Policy (1998) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper is to provide a comprehensive and multi-sectoral framework for addressing population issues that are currently considered not commensurate with achieving sustainable socio-economic and environmental development.
White Paper 1998 White Paper on Public Service Training and Education (1998) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper on Public Service Training and Education (WPPSTE) is to establish a clear vision and policy framework to guide the introduction and implementation of new policies, procedures and legislation aimed at transforming public service training and education into a dynamic, needs-based and pro-active instrument, capable of playing an integral and strategic part in the processes of building a new public service for a new and democratic society in South Africa.
White Paper 1997 White Paper on Human Resource Management in the Public Service (1997) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper is to provide a policy framework that will facilitate the development of human resource management practices which support an effective and efficient Public Service, geared for economic and social transformation.
White Paper 1997 White Paper on Transforming Public Service Delivery - Batho Pele (1997) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper  is to amend the White Paper on the Transformation of the Public Service, 1995 so as to provide a policy framework and a practical implementation strategy for the transformation of Public Service Delivery which ensures that the people served by Public Servants are at the centre of service delivery based on Batho Pele principles.
White Paper 1997 White Paper for Social Welfare (1997) National DSD Specific The purpose of this White Paper is to set out the principles, guidelines, proposed policies and programmes for developmental social welfare in South Africa. As the primary policy document, the White Paper serves as the foundation for social welfare in the post-1994 era.
White Paper 1995 White Paper on the Transformation of the Public Service (1995) National Transversal The purpose of this White Paper is to establish a policy framework to guide the introduction and implementation of new policies and legislation aimed at transforming the South African public service.

 

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