Reports & Research: N | Western Cape Government

Reports & Research: N

Government reports and research, listed alphabetically by title. These publications are also listed under the appropriate life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
Department of Community Safety (Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 269.33 KB)Department of Trade and Industry (National) (The Government of South Africa)
The results of this survey show that South African consumers do not have a clear idea of what their consumer rights are. A large number of respondents siad that they would like more information about all aspects of consumer rights.
(File type: pdf; size: 158.85 KB)Department of Health (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This report contains the results of the antenatal survey conducted across South Africa during 2003 and includes data on HIV and Syphilis prevalence. The findings show that HIV prevalence rates remain high in South Africa, with an estimated prevalence rate of 27.9%, up from 26.5% in 2002. Although the findings seem to suggest that the epidemic is slowly stabilising, it concludes that HIV and AIDS is still an important public health problem in South Africa.
Cultural Affairs (Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport, Western Cape Government)
This brief report summarises the proceedings and outcomes of the second annual National Oral History Conference held in Boksburg from 18 to 21 October 2005.
Department of Environmental Affairs (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This document includes a report on the physical and socio-economic environment. There are also links to other local and global State of the Environment Reports.
Department of Environmental Affairs (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This document summarises the findings of the National State of the Environment Report. It looks at the environmental pressures facing South Africa and the state of the environment. It also examines the impact of environmental change and South Africa's responses to this change.
Department of Community Safety (Western Cape Government)

Accreditation of Neighbourhood Watch (NHW)

The Western Cape Community Safety Act of 2013 (WCCSA) was accented on 5 April 2013 and although Section 6 relating to NHWs was only promulgated on 1 October 2016 the Department immediately started the process of interim accreditation. The approved Neighbourhood Watch Safety Learner Guide 2018 is used for the training and accreditation of structures. 

Ministry of Community Safety (Provincial Cabinet, Western Cape Government)
Disaster Management and Fire and Rescue Services (Department of Local Government, Western Cape Government)
On 19-24 November 2007 floods affected the Cape Winelands, Overberg, Eden and Central Karoo District Municipal areas. This report contains the Cabinet Submissions whereby the Department of Local Government reported the implications and the estimated losses for the disaster event.
(File type: pdf; size: 1018.17 KB)Department of Education (National) (The Government of South Africa)
In 2000 an audit of Early Childhood Development (ECD) provisioning was conducted throughout South Africa. The aim of the Audit was to provide accurate information on the nature and extent of ECD provisioning, services and resources across the country in order to inform and support ongoing policy and planning initiatives in this crucial and expanding sector.