Norms & Standards for trophy hunting of leopards and management of elephants; List of Threatened or Protected Terrestrial and Freshwater Species: Committee Report
3 Nov 2020
The Chairperson welcomed Members and extended welcoming remarks to Ms Barbara Creecy, Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, her Deputy Minister, the Director-General of the Department, and his Deputy.
Safcol on engagements with successful land claimants to resolve disputes affecting the company’s plantations
21 Oct 2020
The Chairperson began the meeting by informing the Committee that Mr T Matibe (ANC, Limpopo), was unable to chair this meeting as another commitment required his attention. She went on to welcome the Committee, the
Minerals Council South Africa on response of Mining Industry to COVID-19 and related matters
20 Oct 2020
The Chairperson welcomed all to the meeting and stated that the agenda of the meeting is a briefing from the Minerals Council South Africa on the mineral industry’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The council will in their presentation explain to the Committee what actions they took and are ...
Implementation of PSC recommendations; Filling of critical vacancies; Establishment of Treasury Advice Office; Infrastructure-related matters
16 Oct 2020
Ms T Modise (ANC), Speaker of the National Assembly, admitted that she was not part of the discussion because there had been fighting before Ms Mbete (the previous Speaker of Parliament) had left. During the Fifth Administration, Ms Mbete and her had had two meetings with the Minister and the ...
Transnet on COVID-19 impact & infrastructure build programme
14 Oct 2020
Ms T Modise (ANC, North West) echoed that Transnet had to come up with a strategy to deal with cable theft. She asked if it had a plan to practically address the challenge of trucks damaging the roads by expanding the rail freight capacity. She asked for an update on ...
Broadband Infraco on financial sustainability & proposed merger with Sentech
7 Oct 2020
Ms T Modise (ANC, North West) asked why the shareholders had capitalised the company only once. Was it because they were not satisfied with the company’s use of the capital? She asked the board to answer this question before she followed up with more questions.
SAWS & CEF on impact of current measures to address poor air quality in identified priority areas
1 Sep 2020
The Chairperson of the Committee welcomed the Members to the meeting and offered a special welcome to a delegate from Mpumalanga province, Mr T Makaringe (ANC, Mpumalanga).
ARC & OBP on their roles
25 Aug 2020
The Chairperson said the purpose of the meeting was for the Committee to understand the mandate of the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) and its relationship to the Department.
DOC&DT and GCIS Budget: Committee Reports
29 Jul 2020
Ms T Modise (ANC, North West) moved for the adoption of the Report.
DMRE 2020/21 Special Adjustments Budget
24 Jul 2020
The Chairperson appreciated the Department’s consultation with affected entities such as municipalities and Eskom. She urged the Department to ensure that the budget adjustments did not severely impact service delivery. She also appreciated the assistance given to unemployed graduates. Municipalities needed to be encouraged to use their budgets and ...