The national disaster management framework is the legal instrument specified by the National Disaster Management Act to address such needs for consistency across multiple interest groups, by providing 'a coherent, transparent and inclusive policy on disaster management appropriate for the Republic as a whole.
The publication of this Housing Code is a milestone in the housing policy process. It sets out clearly, in one comprehensive document, the overall vision for housing in South Africa. In addition, it shows the significant achievements that have been made towards resolving our housing problem. For the first time in South Africa's history a single, comprehensive housing policy is in place that is streamlined, transparent and equitable for all South Africans.
National Policy on HIV/AIDS for Learners and Educators in Public Schools and Students and Educators in Further Education and Training Institutions
This policy deals with various issues relating to HIV/AIDS and education, including non-discrimination and equality, testing and the admission/appointment of learners and educators, disclosure of HIV/AIDS-related information and creating a safe environment. It also deals with education on HIV/AIDS, the duties and responsibilities of learners, students, educators and parents and what to do if a learner/educator refuses to study with/teach an HIV-positive person. The document also addresses how the policy will be implemented.
This policy sets out the aims, principles and approaches of the whole-school evaluation. It also sets out the responsibilities of different levels of government and educational institutions.