Implications of Children’s Amendment Bill : SALGA briefing; Content Advisor on public participation
24 Feb 2021
Ms A Abrahams (DA) asked if local municipalities have the capacity and the budget to implement the Bill. What are the challenges faced by municipalities for this? At some point, the Committee will have to engage with municipalities to get a sense of their challenges and concerns in the implementation ...
Implications of Children’s Amendment Bill in relation to the adoption services: DSD briefing
17 Feb 2021
Ms A Abrahams (DA) was cognisant of the limited time, and as such what she brought up was not the entirety of her contribution on the matters discussed. She thought that they needed to be realistic on South Africa’s state of social protection, which was far from perfect. There was ...
Lapsed temporary disability grants, reapplications, overcrowding at SASSA offices: follow-up meeting
3 Feb 2021
Ms A Abrahams (DA) asked for an indication of how many doctors are available per province to complete the reassessments by 31 March 2021. She asked that future progress reports provide an indication of clients who are confirmed and receiving their TDG. Is the Delft civic centre being used to ...
Lapsing of temporary disability grants, re-applications, overcrowding at SASSA offices: Minister & SASSA briefing
20 Jan 2021
Ms A Abrahams (DA) pointed out that she would be repeating some matters because they were important.
DSD, SASSA & NDA Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report; Committee Report on Quarterly Performance
2 Dec 2020
Ms A Abrahams (DA) found the BRRR did not fully capture the challenges experienced, for example the impact of COVID19 on Early Childhood Development (ECD). Specifically, some departments had experienced challenges with payments of ECDs and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs).