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Department of Social Development and entities on Covid19 update
31 Jul 2020
Video: Portfolio Committee on Social Development, (NA) 31 July 2020
Report of the meeting to follow.
DSD Budget: Committee Report
15 Jul 2020
The Portfolio Committee on Social Development was presented with its revised adjustment budget vote Report for the Department of Social Development by the Committee Content Advisor, and although Members made suggestions to enhance it, no parts of ...
DSD, SASSA, NDA Covid-19 Special Adjustments Budget; with Deputy Minister
8 Jul 2020
Committee members sent heartfelt messages to Chairperson Mondli Gungubele, wishing him a speedy recovery from COVID19.
The Department of Social Development (DSD) and its agencies reported on the reprioritisations made to their original budgets ...
DSD 2019/20 Quarter 4 performance; Progress made to respond to Covid19 pandemic issues; with Minister
11 Jun 2020
The Committee was addressed by the Department of Social Development (DSD) on its fourth quarter performance, and by the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) on the progress that had been made in responding to the impact of COVID19.
Despite the ...
Progress made in implementing GBV response action plan & SASSA COVID-19 intervention; with Minister
4 Jun 2020
The Committee was briefed by the Department of Social Development on progress made in implementing the Gender Based Violence (GBV) and Femicide Emergency Response Action Plan ...
COVID-19 NGO food distribution; SRD R350 grant; with Ministry
29 May 2020
Four NGOs – Solidarity Fund; Red Cross Society; FoodForward South Africa; Gift of the Givers – briefed a joint virtual meeting ...
The Department of Social Development (DSD) updated the Portfolio Committee on its COVID19 response and on the progress of the backlog in the foster care system in a virtual meeting.
COVID19 response Update
The DSD has distributed 720 000 food parcels ...
DSD, NDA & SASSA on action plan progress to respond to AG audit findings; with Deputy Minister
13 May 2020
The Deputy Minister of Social Development assured the Committee that the COVID-19 draft regulations did not aim to prohibit the provision of cooked food ...
DSD & SASSA 2020/21 Annual Performance Plans; with the Minister
8 May 2020
Briefing the joint Committee on its Annual Performance Plan, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) said it had agreed to utilise marshals to assist the elderly and people with ...
NDA 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan; AGSA input; with Minister
7 May 2020
In a joint virtual meeting with the Portfolio and Select Committees, the Minister of Social Development explained the technical glitch that resulted in ...