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Christiaan Frederik Beyers Smit

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Committee Meetings Attended

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on Proposed Accession to Three International Fisheries Bodies
    4 Nov 2014

    The Select Committee on Land Reforms and Mineral Resources met to engage with the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) on three International Agreements. The Deputy Director General (DDG), Fisheries Management, DAFF, presented on the Accession to three International Fisheries Bodies which are the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Progress on aquaculture development in South Africa: Departments of Agriculture, Forestry and Environmental Affairs briefings
    14 Oct 2014

    The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) briefed the Committee on the progress of aquacultural development in South Africa, beginning with a presentation on the current regulatory environment of the sector. Whilst there was an act relating to marine aquaculture, there was little on freshwater aquaculture and therefore the ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Support to land reform beneficiaries: Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries & Department of Rural Development & Land Reform
    16 Sep 2014

    With its Minister and Deputy Minister in attendance, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) briefed the Committee on its post settlement support provided to land reform beneficiaries. A comprehensive breakdown was given of DAFF’s support programmes: Comprehensive Agricultural Support Programme (CASP), ILIMA/LETSEMA, MAFISA (loan component) and provincial food ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Eskom briefing on its 2014/15 Summer Plan
    27 Aug 2014

    Eskom briefed the Committee on its 2014/15 Summer Plan. An overview of the demand and supply balance indicated constraints between supply and demand, and it was noted that Eskom had for some time been working under very tight circumstances, and would have to continue doing so. There were different reasons ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Department of Environmental Affairs on its 2014 Strategic Priorities 2014/15 – 2018/19
    26 Aug 2014

    The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) briefed the Select Committee on its Strategic Priorities for 2014/15 – 2018/19. Given time constraints the Department only managed to speak to the strategic priorities of two of its Programmes which were Programme 1: Administration and Programme 5: Biodiversity and Conservation. A strategic objective ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Committee discussion on its priorities, expectations from departments and planned oversight visits
    29 Jul 2014

    The Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources met to discuss its priorities, expectations from departments, and its oversight visits for the remaining Parliamentary term.  This would allow the Committee’s support staff to prepare for future Parliamentary programmes.  

    Members were asked to raise issues and priorities so that the support ...

  • NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication Department of Communications & Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services on their 2014 Strategic Plans
    23 Jul 2014

    The meeting started with a briefing by the Deputy Minister of Communications, Ms Stella Ndabeni Abrahams who told the Select Committee that engaging with citizens was a top priority as it gave citizens an opportunity to give feedback to the government. She said the policies of the Department “were very ...

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Select Committee Land and Mineral Resources Legacy Report & Sectoral Analysis: briefing by Committee Staff; Land Bank Board nominations
    22 Jul 2014

    The Committee were briefed by Committee staff on the Fourth Parliament Committee’s Legacy Report, key research within the Land and Mineral Resources Departments which the Committee was mandated to oversee and they presented a sectoral and strategic analysis.

    The Committee Secretary presentation on the Legacy Report for the Fourth Parliament ...

  • NCOP Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements Election of Chairperson
    25 Jun 2014

    Mr M Mohapi (ANC) was elected unopposed as the Chairperson of the Committee.

  • NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy Election of Chairperson
    25 Jun 2014

    The secretary of the committee opened the floor for the nomination and election of the committee chairperson. After just one nomination and no objections or  further nominations, Mr OJ Sefako (ANC) was elected as the chairperson of the Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources.