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Minister Fritz to welcome 20 new EPWP interns to fight FAS in Vredendal

11 July 2018

Today, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, A Read More

Dr Ivan Meyer, Confirms That No Western Cape Municipality Invested with VBS Bank

11 July 2018

Recent media reports of municipalities that have invested tax payers hard earned money in VBS Bank is and should be a matter of great concern. Read More

DSD Winter Campaign taken to Vredendal shelter by Minister Fritz

10 July 2018

Today, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will continue the Department’s Winter Campaign on the West Coast. The Minister will visit the Onse Kaia Shelter in Vredendal to oversee its operations, and donate to the shelter... Read More

Media Release: Western Cape and Bourgogne Franche Comté renew partnership

10 July 2018

The Western Cape and the Bourgogne Franche Comté region of France, have extended their highly successful partnership by renewing their agreement to co-operate in the areas of agriculture, tourism and the economy, for another five year period.   Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato - Kidnappings cannot become profitable in the WC

10 July 2018

Kidnappings cannot become profitable in the Western Cape Date: 10 July 2018 Release: Immediate Read More

Premier Zille Visits Khayelitsha I-Can Digital Gaming Hub

10 July 2018

Premier Zille Visits Khayelitsha I-Can Digital Gaming Hub Read More

Department of Community Safety joins forces with SaferSpaces

9 July 2018

The  Department of Community Safety has partnered with SaferSpaces to strengthen its long-term endeavours to advance community safety and crime p Read More

Premier Zille to Visit I-Can Digital Hub

9 July 2018

Premier Zille to Visit I-Can Digital Hub Read More

Consider a career in traffic law enforcement

9 July 2018

Are you driven to make the Western Cape’s roads safer for all road users? Are you not older than 35? Are you willing to work in one of the province’s smaller traffic centres? Read More

Media Release: Kalk Bay named in Forbes list of coolest neighbourhoods

9 July 2018

The quaint seaside village of Kalk Bay in Cape Town has been recognized as one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world in a new list by Forbes magazine, which features neighbourhoods in Amsterdam, Washington DC and Seoul.   Read More

World-wide Study underlines the toxic effect of smoking and alcohol on babies

8 July 2018

Stellenbosch University’s (SU) Faculty of Health Science brought together the findings of a 7-year study to determine contributing factors to poor outcomes of pregnancy. Prof Hein Odendaal of the SU was the co-ordinator of the South African arm of... Read More

Career Opportunity

6 July 2018

A career opportunity awaits successful candidates at the  Read More

Good progress on Grabouw/ Villiersdorp roadworks project

5 July 2018

Good progress is being made on a Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) project to reseal the R45 and R321 between Villiersdorp and Grabouw. Read More

Department to celebrate graduation of 130 Child & youth Care workers

5 July 2018

Today, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, A Read More

130 officials graduate from intensive Child & Youth Care course

5 July 2018

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, handed over graduation certificates to 130 officials who completed an intensive one Read More

DCAS Partners With UNODC To Change Youth's Lives

4 July 2018

On Tuesday, 26 June 2018, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), through its Read More

Minister Grant visits construction projects at Groote Schuur Hospital

4 July 2018

On 3 July 2018, Minister of Transport and Public Works Donald Grant and officials conducted oversight visits to the newly renovated neonatal and ultrasound departments, and the under-construction Observatory Forensic Pathology Read More

Media Alert: MEC Plato to accredit new Neighbourhood Watch structures

3 July 2018

Tonight, Tuesday 3 July 2018, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will officially award accreditation to 14 new Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) structures at an official accreditation ceremony in Stellenbosch. Read More

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