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General information publications, listed alphabetically. These documents are also placed under the relevant life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
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This campaign document outlines the background, vision, objectives and campaign mechanism for the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children Campaign.

The International 16 Days of Activism campaign focuses on generating an increased awareness of the negative impact that violence and abuse have on women and children, and the social fabric of our society. The campaign starts on 25 November and ends on 10 December every year.

What you can do to help:

 

Held every year from 25 November to 10 December, 16 Days of Activism is an international campaign that raises awareness about violence against women and children.

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) presents the 2018 Drama Festivals to communities in the Cape Winelands and Eden districts.

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) is calling on all drama groups in the Cape Winelands and Eden Districts to apply to participate in the DCAS Drama Festival 2018. Please familiarise yourself about the criteria and complete the relevant application form to register. The closing date for all applications is 15 June 2018.

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Here you will find ad hoc national jobs based in the Western Cape.

The National Assembly will host the debate on the 2014 State of the Nation Address from 18 to 19 February, starting at 14:00. President Jacob Zuma’s reply will follow on Thursday, 20 February 2014 at 14:00.

Parliament will be live streaming the debate.

Did you spend too much over the holidays? 

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The National Department of Arts and Culture has made bursaries for Heritage related studies available. Please see documents attached for bursary information as well as application forms. Bursary application close on the 24 February 2012
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The Department of Community Safety aims to increase safety for all the people in the province.
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This charter reflects the commitments and obligations of the Department of Community Safety and its implementation partners in Batho Pele "People First": A better life for all South Africans by putting people's safety first. It is our commitment to our customers that we will do our utmost to help and provide them with the quality of service they deserve.
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An open opportunity society for all

This charter reflects the commitments and obligations of the Department of Community Safety and its implementation partners in Batho Pele “People First”: A better life for all South Africans by putting safety first. It is our commitment to our customers that we will do our utmost to help and provide them with the quality of service the deserve.

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The Department of Community Safety aims to increase safety for all the people in the Province by promoting professional policing through effective oversight, by ensuring the safety at all public buildings and spaces, to facilitate safety partnerships and programmes and to build greater safety and security organisational resilience.

The Minister of the Department of Community Safety, Alan Winde hosts a monthly radio show to showcase the departments activities and involvement in the communities of the Western Cape. This platform also allows the public to engage the Minster with their concerns and suggestions in creating a safer province for all.

The Community Safety Radio show simulcasts from Bush Radio and airs on the following Radio Stations:

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This organogram presents the department structure and contact details for heads of components.
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This brochure supplies information on the various components of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport.
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This organogram illustrates the structure for the Department of Economic Development and Tourism.
This is the job bulletin G21/2010, advertising various vacancies in the Department of Health.
The Department of Health in the Western Cape is inviting all Emergency Medical Service organisations, practitioners and solution providers to study and comment on these requirements.

We are in the process of preparing a Request for Proposal/Quotation to find a suitable solution to satisfy these requirements and would like to incorporate their feedback in this.

Please respond by 12 March 2010 to:
Dr Shaheem de Vries at Sdevries@pgwc.gov.za.

This page displays the organisational structure for the Department of Human Settlements. Click on the applicable business unit to view its description and contents.

This photo gallery is a collection of pictures of events that involves the Department of Local Government and Housing. Most of the of the pictures are related to articles found in the Department's Newsletter.
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This document shows the structure of the Department of Local Government and Housing by displaying pictures of management, their basic contact information and the reporting lines.
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This draft Gender Framework firstly outlines the nature and extent of gender issues and concerns in the Local Government environment in South Africa. Secondly, it provides a framework for the Western Cape Department of Local Government to implement strategies to deal with gender issues and concerns.
This page displays the organisational structure for the Department of Local Government. Click on the applicable business unit to view its description and contents.
What is Skills Training?
Skills training refers to an outcomes-oriented approach to developing one's practical skills in a particular field or trade. The Department of Transport and Public Works Skills Programme 2012 offers a limited number of opportunities in various trades. You are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Find out how the Western Cape Government's 13 departments will be spending their allocated budget.

The Department of Human Settlements is responsible for developing sustainable integrated human settlements in the Western Cape. This means that we are tasked with creating human settlements that allow its residents to access social and economic opportunities close to where they live.

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This pamphlet will prepare you for your child's visit to the Dermotology Clinic. It serves as a guide giving you all sort of helpful information.
This is the report of the Desai Commission, which was tasked with investigating allegations made regarding listening devices, surveillance of staff, intelligence gathering and information management within the Provincial Government of the Western Cape. The Report also looks at whether any money changed hands between Jurgen or Jeannette Harksen and the Premier of the Western Cape.
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The Western Cape Government is supporting the development of a large-scale film studio in Cape Town to boost the already growing film industry. A short-list of candidates to build the studio has been released and construction is expected to begin as early as the first half of next year.
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Diabetes is a condition where there is insufficient insulin produced in the body. This pamphlet will serve as a guide, giving you all sorts of helpful information.

Zain Fatagodien’s addiction was a secret.  At the age of 29, he had completed his studies and was successfully employed as a creditor.

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These guidelines on disability terminology and definitions are taken from "A Pocket Guide On Disability Equity" prepared by Disabled People South Africa (DPSA).

Every year from 3 November to 3 December, we commemorate Disability Rights Awareness Month to honour and show support for people living with disabilities in our communities. 

This is the list of all the Emergency Numbers for reporting emergencies. Please contact the applicable number within your region.

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This document contains photographs from the launch of the Disaster Management Information Management System (DMIMS) of 29 July 2003.
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These are pictures of the Montagu Floods of March 2003.
This document provides information on school codes of conduct, corporal punishment, alternative punishments, suspension and expulsion.

There is a depth of history and information that can be found among the rows of volumes and old records at the Western Cape Archives. If you look closely you will discover all sorts of interesting pieces of history – the way that records were written, bound and used, the kind of evidence they hold and the reasons people created them.

On 3 September, Western Cape MEC of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde outlined the Western Cape Government’s plans for Tourism Month from the new Boomslang Treetop Canopy Walk in the 

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The Discovery Big Walk is not just a day of fun and camaraderie but also an opportunity to give to those who are in need. This charity-driven event started in 1903 and commenced from Greenmarket Square in Cape Town, where the Head Office of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) is situated today. Indeed a historic event, as it attracted its very first female competitor in 1926. The Big Walk was only interrupted from 1940 to 1945 by World War II.
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Contact details of Magistrate's Courts in South Africa, A - M

The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry renders clinical services, consultation, education, training and research as core activities. The clinical services associated with the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry are based at two sites, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital and Sawkins Road.

Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (DCAP)
46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch
Tel.: 021 685 4103
Fax: 021 685 4107
E-mail: dcap@westerncape.gov.za

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This pamphlet gives basic advice on falling pregnant and ensuring that your baby is born healthy.

The Western Cape Government will be hosting information sessions with the intention of creating awareness and registering suppliers on the Centralised Supplier Database as mandated by the National Treasury.

Suppliers are invited to attend these sessions and requested to come with the following required information in order to be registered on the CSD:

 

The Western Cape Government will be hosting information sessions with the intention of creating awareness and registering suppliers on the Centralised Supplier Database as mandated by the National Treasury.

Suppliers are invited to attend these sessions and requested to come with the following required information in order to be registered on the CSD:

The Metro Centralised Supplier Database Information Sessions has been postponed until further notice. New dates and times will be announced shortly.

At this conference Integrated Development Planning practitioners will be sharing best practices including strategic development challenges, integrated governance and IDP implementation. Conference Theme: "Bringing Integrated Development Planning ... Home!"
This fact sheet provides information on how the Domestic Violence Act can help prevent this form of abuse.
This Determination sets out the specific working conditions for Domestic Workers. It includes provisions on wages, hours of work, leave and termination of employment.
Summarises information on how members of the public can help Groote Schuur by donating to the hospital. It gives contact details and information on the organisations that help Groote Schuur.
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This guide assists non-profit organisations in the Cape Town region to identify potential funders.
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DRAFT REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE CONSULTATION PROCESS FOR LISTING HERITAGE RESOURCES IN THE HERITAGE REGISTER AND FOR THE DESIGNATION OF HERITAGE AREAS

Closing date for comments: 30 September 2007. Only written comments can be accepted.
E-mail: ssamuels@pgwc.gov.za
Tel: 021 483 4852
Fax: 021 483 4722
Post: The Director: Ms N Tsipa-Sipoyo, Public Transport Safety and Compliance Directorate, 11 Leeuwen Street, Cape Town, 8001.
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This proposed Charter lists the rights of victims during the criminal justice process and sets out how victims can exercise these rights in practice

The Western Cape Transport Infrastructure Act, 2013 (Act 1 of 2013) sets out rules for the administration of roads and other transport infrastructure in the Province. It will replace outdated legislation when in operation.

You are invited to comment on the Draft Western Cape Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill, 2017 and the Draft Western Cape Transport Infrastructure Regulations, 2017.

Drama Festival The Best of DCAS Drama Posters 2015:

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A large percentage of motorists drive vehicles with badly tuned engines, which means that money is literally blown out through the exhaust pipe! The Department of Minerals and Energy urges fuel consumers to follow these consumption-conscious driving techniques to make each litre of petrol go further.

If you are going to be driving long distances this school holidays, please take a break every 200km or every 2 hours. 

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A press release promoting the use of condoms and emergency contraception to prevent unwanted pregnancy, HIV infection and cervical cancer.

The Western Cape Department of Community Safety aims to create awareness around safety of women in our communities this August with the theme of “Women Persist – Men Resist”.

Working with victims of abuse and violence