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
Policy 2013 Western Cape Department of Social Development: Policy on the Funding of Non-Government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services 2013 Provincial Transversal The purpose of this Policy is to ensure that transfer payments are managed in a transparent manner that promotes accountability, efficient administration, clear performance requirements, and the principles of administrative justice.
Policy 2013 Western Cape Department of Social Development: Policy on the Funding of Non-Government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services. (amended) 2014 Provincial Transversal The purpose of this act is to amend the Policy on the Funding of Non-Government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services, 2013, so as to:
ensure that transfer payments are managed in a transparent manner that promotes accountability, efficient administration, clear performance requirements, and the principles of administrative justice.
Policy 2013 Western Cape Department of Social Development Policy on the funding of Non-Governmental Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services of 2014 as amended in March 2015 Provincial Transversal The purpose of this Policy is to amend the Policy on the Funding of Non-Government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services, 2014, so as to: ensure that transfer payments are managed in a transparent manner that promotes accountability, efficient administration, clear performance requirements, and the principles of administrative justice.
Policy 2013 Western Cape Government Department of Social Development Policy on the funding of Non-Governmental Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services of March 2014 as amended in October 2015 Provincial Transversal The purpose of this Policy is to amend the Policy on the Funding of Non-Government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services, March 2015, so as to: ensure that transfer payments are managed in a transparent manner that promotes accountability, efficient administration, clear performance requirements, and the principles of administrative justice.
Policy 2013 Amendments to the WCG DSD’s Policy on the Funding of Non-government Organisations for the Provision of Social Welfare and Community Development Services as amended in October 2015 Provincial Transversal N/A
Policy 2011 Department of Social Development Policy on Financial Awards To Service Providers (2011) National Transversal The purpose of this policy is aimed at guiding the country’s response to the financing of service providers in the social development sector, to facilitate transformation and redirection of services and resources, and to ensure effective and efficient services to the poor and vulnerable sectors of society.
Policy 2010 Western Cape Policy on Public Participation (2010) Provincial Transversal The main purpose of this policy is to provide for opportunities for meaningful public participation and engagement to improve provincial laws, policies and service delivery in the province.
Policy 2009 National Youth Policy 2009 -2014 National Transversal The purpose of the National Youth Policy is to intentionally enhance the capacities of young people through addressing their needs, promoting positive outcomes, and providing integrated coordinated package of services, opportunities, choices, relationship and support necessary for holistic development of all young people particularly those outside the social, political and economic mainstream.
Policy 2005 South African Policy For Older Persons (2005) National Transversal The purpose of this policy on older persons is to ensure that quality services to older persons are accessible, affordable, comprehensive and equitable. It further seeks to create an enabling environment to older persons living in the community and within facilities.
Policy 2001 Western Cape Language Policy (2001) Provincial Transversal The purpose of this policy:
• To promote the use of the three official languages of the Western Cape, namely Afrikaans, isiXhosa and English, by the provincial and local governments of the Western Cape.
• To elevate the status and advance the use of those indigenous languages of historically diminished status used by the people of the Western Cape, such as the Khoi and San languages.
• To support the Batho Pele initiative of impartial service delivery by promoting equal access to public services and programmes by removing communication or language barriers.
• To give increasing effect to the equal constitutional status of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Policy 2000

Western Cape Provincial Government - Preferential Procurement Policy (2000)

Provincial Transversal The purpose of this policy is to guide the procurement processes of the government of the Western Cape and to address historical imbalances by ensuring fair processes in the allocation of tenders and procurement from a broad pool in the spectrum of goods and services.
Policy 1998 Population Policy for South Africa (1998) National Transversal The objectives of the policy are:
• To enhance the quality of life of the people through the systematic integration of the population factors into all policies, plans, programmes and strategies at all levels and within all sectors and institutions of government.
• Developing and implementing a coordinated, multi-sectoral, interdisciplinary and integrated approach in designing and executing programmes and interventions that impact on major national population concerns.
• Making available reliable and up-to-date information on the population and human development situation in the country in order to inform policy making and programme design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation at all levels and in all sectors.
Policy   Policy On Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Of Persons Registered With The South African Council For Social Service Professions (SACSSP) National Transversal The purpose of this policy is to ensure that registered persons retain and continuously develop their attitude, skills and knowledge to maintain professional standards and ethics that promote excellence in practice.

 

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