Department of Environmental Affairs on analysis of State of the Nation Address (SONA)
1 Mar 2016
The Chairperson noted the standing apology of Mr T Bonhomme (ANC).
South African Weather Service (SAWS) & South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) on 2015/16 2nd & 3rd Quarter performance
23 Feb 2016
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) interrupted to ask for an explanation of the phrase “SANBI has created two tools2.
SA National Parks Strategic and Annual Performance Plans 2015, Department of Environmental Affairs MTEF allocations briefings, in presence of Minister
14 Apr 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) commented that rhino poaching was frustrating and demoralising, especially poaching activities taking place at the border with Mozambique. The porous border was also being used by economic migrants and refugees to gain access to South Africa. He sought clarity on the issue of conservation education and ...
Department of Environmental Affairs and Entities, Strategic Plans 2015/16 - 2019/2020, Annual Performance Plans 2015/16 and Budget Vote 30 continuation
24 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) asked how accurate SAWS’ indicators on climate change were. Given the finances of SAWS, why was SAWS denied grants for 2015/16 and 2016/17? How sure were they that the targeted 20 inspections were going to take place?
Department of Environmental Affairs on their Strategic Plan for 2015-2019
20 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) asked if there would be culling if there was an overpopulation of seal pups. If there was, how was the culling conducted and who did it?
Department of Environmental Affairs & SA Weather Service Strategic and Annual Performance Plans 2015, Minister present
17 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) thought the presentation was good but asked when the entity would receive 98% or 100% for the satisfaction survey.
Department of Environmental Affairs on its 3rd quarter 2014/15 performance and targets outlook
10 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) asked for more information on dockets being sent for prosecution and investigation. He thought the convictions were the crux of the matter.
Air Quality Management Act: applications by companies / entities to postpone adherence; UN Sustainable Development Goals: progress report
6 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) asked about the kinds of penalties that are going to be imposed for non-compliance.
Rhino Poaching: progress report; 3rd Term Progress Report on achievements of 2014/15 Strategic Plans; Planned legislation/ regulations/ treaties for 2015/16 , with Minister & Deputy
3 Mar 2015
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) was pleased with the information contained in the presentation regarding the committee of inquiry. He felt the team of the Department worked well. He was concerned reading about Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s recent 91th birthday celebrations were elephants, lions and other wildlife were eaten and there ...
PC Environmental Affairs: Adoption of Minutes
11 Nov 2014
Mr T Bonhomme (ANC) nominated Mr S Mabilo (ANC).