Policies: W | Western Cape Government

Policies: W

Government policies listed alphabetically. These policies are also listed under the relevant life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
(File type: pdf; size: 129.58 KB)Western Cape Education Department (Western Cape Government)
Policy for school authorities on how to manage pupils who are pregnant at school and who are writing final school examinations.
Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)

Department of Social Development: Policy on the funding of Non-Government Organisations for the provision of social welfare and community development services.

Language Services (Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport, Western Cape Government)

The Western Cape Language Policy is a first of its kind in South Africa. The aim of the policy is to ensure the equal status and use of the three official provincial languages, Afrikaans, English and isiXhosa. It also supports and promotes South African Sign Language, marginalised languages and the other official South African languages. The policy is available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.

(File type: msword; size: 42.43 KB)Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
The main purpose of the policy is to provide for opportunities for meaningful public participation and engagement to improve provincial laws, policies and service delivery in the province.
Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 553.24 KB)Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
The purpose of this policy is to establish a regulatory and administrative framework for the DSD equitable and reasonable allocation of funding to NGOs in exchange for the rendering of certain social welfare services which the DSD is unable to render, to provide for an environment within which NGOs can participate and be recognized as important partners to the DSD in the progressive realization of socio-economic rights for the residents of the Western Cape.