News and Speeches for Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning

From Forward Planning to Implementation: A Review of the Past Five Years

20 March 2014

Speech delivered by Mr Anton Bredell, Minister Of Local Government, Environmental Affairs And Development Planning at the Provincial Legislature. Read More

Department of Local Government Budget Vote Speech 2014/15

20 March 2014

Budget Speech delivered by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs And Development Planning, Anton Bredell at the Provincial Legislature. Read More

Speech by Minister Bredell on Provincial Disaster Management

17 October 2013

Speech by Anton Bredell, Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, on the role Western Cape Disaster Management plays. Read More

Commemoration of World Refugee Day

20 June 2013

Address by the Minister for Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, Anton Bredell in Athlone. Read More

Municipal Accounts Committee Workshop

21 May 2013

Minister Anton Bredell shares why the establishment of Municipal Public Accounts Committees are important. Read More

Land Use Planning Bill 2013

24 April 2013

Speech by Anton Bredell, Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning. Read More

Environmental Affairs and Development Planning Budget Speech 2013

25 March 2013

Honourable SpeakerHonourable Premier of the Western CapeProvincial Cabinet ColleaguesMembers of the Provincial LegislatureExecutive MayorsMunicipal ManagersHead of Department, Acting CEO for CapeNatureSenior ManagersInvited Guests Read More

IDP Analysis Report for the 2012/13 Financial Year

14 March 2013

Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning delivers the IDP Analysis Report for the 2012/13 Financial Year. Read More

The Failure of Land Use Management in the Western Cape

5 September 2012

Honourable members must keep in mind that: Land use planning equals spatial planning and land use management. Today we are focusing on the land use management half of the field of land use planning. Economic development is the key to social... Read More

Opening of Meulwater Treatment Works

26 July 2012

Geagte Burgemeester, Raadslede, Senior Bestuurders van die Drakenstein Munisipaliteit, Professionele diensverskaffers tot die projek, Dames en here.Ons is vandag hier saam om 'n wonderlike mylpaal saam met die Drakenstein munisipaliteit te deel. Read More

Atmospheric Emissions Licence Handover Ceremony

19 July 2012

Welcome and thank you for sharing this historic occasion as I join the respective teams and stakeholders in handing over the first Atmospheric Emission Licence for a refinery in South Africa. Read More

Address at the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) for Environmental Affairs and Development Planning

5 June 2012

Welcome and thank you for affording me an opportunity to address you from this platform. Read More

Department of Local Government Budget Speech 2012

28 March 2012

Honourable Speaker,Honourable Premier of the Western Cape,Provincial Cabinet Colleagues,Members of the Provincial Legislature,Executive Mayors,Municipal Managers,Partners in Local Government,Invited Guests,Ladies and gentlemen,Mr Speaker, Read More

Budget Speech 2012/13

26 March 2012

Agbare SpeakerGeagte Premier en lede van die Provinsiale KabinetDie agbare leier van die Opposisie en leiers van die verskillende politieke partyeAgbare lede van die Provinsiale ParlementHoofde van departemente en senior bestuurdersKollegas en... Read More

Keynote Address at the First Annual Western Cape Post-Event Analysis Seminar

18 March 2012

It gives me great pleasure in welcoming the mayoral committee member for safety and security of the City of Cape Town, The heads of the provincial departments of local government and agriculture, The head of the Provincial Disaster Management Centre... Read More

Community Development Workers Programme

23 February 2012

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all here today for these very important discussions and Deputy Minister Ayanda Dlodlo please accept our warmest welcome at this workshop. Read More

Opening Address at Empowerment Workshop for CDWs

23 February 2012

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all here today for these very important discussions, and, Deputy Minister Ayanda Dlodlo, please accept our warmest welcome at this workshop. Read More

Launch of Kogelberg Development

2 January 2012

Good morning to all of our guests here today.I have been asked to say a few words in celebration of this flagship product for CapeNature.Ladies and gentleman, this project was first conceived by CapeNature in 2008. Read More

Welcoming Speech: Annual Biodiversity Review

9 November 2011

Welcoming Speech: Annual Biodiversity Review Read More