SA Government by Subject

Banks and banking, Central - South Africa
South African Reserve Bank (SARB)
Banks and banking, Co-operative - South Africa
Co-operative Banks Development Agency
Betting - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Gambling and Betting Board.
Statutory body.
Beverage industry - Employees - Training of
Food and Beverages Manufacturing Industry Sector Education and Training Authority (FOODBEV)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity.
Biodiversity - South Africa
Biodiversity Advisor
"SANBI’s Biodiversity Advisor makes it easy to navigate to the right information and tools among the range of resources provided by SANBI."
Municipal Biodiversity Summaries and Plan Index
Municipal Biodiversity Summary Project
National Research Foundation. Heritage Repository
Articles on biodiversity and natural science history, cultural history and political history.
South African Biodiversity Information Facility (SABIF)
South African Node of the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). "intends to create an enabling platform for end users to discover and put to use vast quantities of global biodiversity data."
South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI)
Formerly National Botanical Institute. Juristic person in terms of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act 10 of 2004.
Biodiversity - South Africa - Cape Agulhas
Agulhas Biodiversity Initiative
Biodiversity - South Africa - Cape Town
2017 City of Cape Town's Biodiversity Network
Biodiversity - South Africa - Cederberg
Greater Cederberg Biodiversity Corridor (GCBC)
Implemented by CapeNature under the auspices of C.A.P.E.
Biodiversity - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Biodiversity Conservation Land Use Decision Support System
SANBI. Eastern Cape biodiversity conservation plan.
Includes maps.
Biodiversity - South Africa - Geographic information systems
BiodiversityGIS. Maps
Biodiversity - South Africa - Gouritsmond
Gouritz Biodiversity Corridor
Biodiversity - South Africa - Western Cape
Cape Action for People and the Environment (C.A.P.E.)
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Biodiversity - South Africa - Witzenberg
Witzenberg Municipality Critical Biodiversity Areas
Biodiversity - Study and teaching - South Africa
Groen Sebenza
"Jobs Fund Partnership Project. Groen Sebenza is aimed at developing priority skills in the biodiversity sector to create sustainable job opportunities for 800 unemployed graduates and matriculants."
Biodiversity conservation - South Africa
Biodiversity Stewardship SA
Programme of the Department of Environmental Affairs.
Biodiversity Stewardship South Africa (BSSA)
Initiative of the national Department of Environmental Affairs in partnership with key conservation organisations.
Biodiversity conservation - South Africa - Great Karoo
Central Karoo District Municipality (CKDM) including Cape Winelands District Municipal Area (DMA02) Biodiversity Assessment
Biodiversity conservation - South Africa - Little Karoo
Little Karoo Critical Biodiversity Areas
Biodiversity conservation - South Africa - Western Cape
C.A.P.E. Enabling Stewardship
CapeNature Conservation Stewardship Programme
C.A.P.E. Stewardship Programme
CapeNature Conservation Stewardship Programme
Stewardship within CapeNature and CAPE (Cape Action for People and the Environment)
Biodiversity stewardship See: Biodiversity conservation
Bioeconomy See:Biotechnology - Economic aspects - South Africa
Bioenergy See:Biomass energy
Biological invasions - Research
Biological invasions - South Africa
DST-NRF Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology (CIB)
Established by the Dept. of Science and Technology.
Invasive Species South Africa
Public-private partnership.
Biological invasions - South Africa - Cape Town
Cape Town Invasives
City of Cape Town project.
Biomass energy
BIOenergy Systems Sustainability Assessment and Management Portal (BIOSSAM)
Developed by researchers at the CSIR.
Biomass energy - South Africa
Bioenergy Atlas for South Africa
Funded by the Department of Science and Technology and co-ordinated by SAEON.
Biomes See: Ecological regions
Bioprospecting See: Biotechnology
Biosphere reserves - South Africa
Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve
Gouritz Cluster Biosphere Reserve
Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve
Kruger to Canyons Biosphere
Magaliesberg Biosphere Project
Man and the Biosphere Reserves (MAB) programme
UNESCO. MAB Biosphere Reserves Directory. South Africa
Biosphere reserves - South Africa - Limpopo
Kruger to Canyons Biosphere Reserve
Vhembe Biosphere Reserve
Waterberg Biosphere Reserve
Biosphere reserves - South Africa - Western Cape
Cape West Coast Biosphere
Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve
Cape Winelands Biosphere Reserve
Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve
Biosystematics, plant See:Botany - Classification
Biotechnology - Economic aspects - South Africa
Bioeconomy SA Portal
" a national initiative to promote and harness bio-innovation for economic growth and social development. ... It is coordinated by the Department of Science and Innovation and powered by a wide range of public-private partnerships and investments."
Biotechnology - South Africa
Access and Benefit-Sharing (BABS) Clearing House of the Republic of South Africa
"information node on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization (ABS). "
BioPAD.
Biotechnology Regional Innovation Centre (BRIC), established by the Dept. of Science and Technology.
Cape Biotech Trust.
Biotechnology Regional Innovation Centre (BRIC), established by the Dept. of Science and Technology.
LIFElab.
Biotechnology Regional Innovation Centre (BRIC), established by the Dept. of Science and Technology.
PlantBio
Biotechnology Regional Innovation Centre (BRIC), established by the Dept. of Science and Technology.
Biotechnology - South Africa - Cape Town
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology ICGEB Cape Town Component, University of Cape Town
UN research, training and technology sharing agency.
Blind - Books and reading
South African Blindworkers Organisation/Literature for the Visually Handicapped
Section 21 company/National public entity. De-listed, 31 March 2006.
South African Library for the Blind (Grahamstown)
National public entity, statutory body established in terms of the South African Library for the Blind Act 91 of 1998.
Book industries and trade
Print Industries Cluster Council (PICC).
"represents the whole book value chain in South Africa and operates as Public Private Partnership (PPP)."
South African Book Development Council
"represents the whole book value chain in South Africa and operates as Public Private Partnership (PPP)." Changed from the Print Industries Cluster Council.
Book industries and trade - Employees - Training of - South Africa
Create SA (Creative Research Education And Training Enterprise South Africa)
"National Skills Fund strategic project of the MAPPP-SETA implemented in partnership with the Department of Arts and Culture, The National Arts Council and the National Film and Video Foundation."
Fibre Processing & Manufacturing Sector Education and Training Authority (FP&MSETA)
Amalgamation of the former Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather (CTFL) SETA, the Forest Industries Education and Training Authority (FIETA) and subsectors of the Media, Advertising, Publishing, printing and Packaging SETA.
Media, Advertising, Publishing, Printing and Packaging SETA (MAPPP)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity. Delisted by Government notice no. 979 in SA Government gazette no. 34631 of 30 Sept. 2011.
Botany - Classification
South African Biosystematics Initiative
(SABI). NRF initiative.
Boxing Boxing South Africa. Public entity established in May 2002.
Brand South Africa
International Marketing Council (IMC)
"A public-private sector partnership mandated to position South Africa as one of the highly considered, non-traditional markets in terms of world trade, investment and tourism by 2010." Established in Aug. 2000. National public entity. Succeeded by Brand South Africa.
BRICS
South African BRICS Think Tank (SABTT)
" established through a 2013 Cabinet decision. This decision allowed the SABTT to take its place alongside the other four think tanks in a formally constituted body called the BRICS Think Tank's Council (BTTC)."
Broadband communication systems
Broadband InfraCo (Pty) Ltd.
(Infrastructure Company). To be converted to public company.
National Broadband Advisory Council (NBAC)
"To advise the Minister of Communications on the implementation of “South Africa Connect”, the Broadband policy and strategy." Launched March 2014.
Broadcasting - South Africa
Dept. of Communications
(Formerly: Dept. of Posts and Telecommunications)
Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa)
Regulator of telecommunications and the broadcasting sectors, established in July 2000 in terms of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa Act No.13 of 2000. Merger of two previous regulators, the South African Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (SATRA) and the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA). Constitutional institution.
SABC News
Sentech
"Sentech began operations in 1992 under the auspices of the SABC, as a signal distributor for all transmissions related to the SABC." It was converted to a public company by the Sentech Act 63 of 1996. National government enterprise, broadcasting signal distributor.
South African Broadcast Production Advisory Board
Advisory body to the Minister of Communications on local content. Established by section 38 of the Broadcasting Act 4 of 1999.
South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)
Statutory body/Major public entity.
Buck See: Antelope
Budget - South Africa - Databases
Vulekamali: SA Online Budget Data
"National Treasury in partnership with IMALI YETHU."
Vulekamali: SA Online Budget Data
"Vulekamali is a project by the South African National Treasury and Imali Yethu with the goal of making government budget data and processes accessible to all citizens & interested parties."
Building - Environmental aspects - South Africa
Built Environment Knowledge Dissemination Portal.
"This portal is a joint initiative between the CSIR and other government departments and organisations active in the built environment field."
Building - Environmental aspects - South Africa -Congresses
Greening Infrastructure Programmes in South Africa Knowledge Week, 2011
Building laws - South Africa
SANS 10400 Building Regulations
Building trades - South Africa
Built environment professions See: Construction industry - South Africa - Employees ; Architects ; Engineers ; Quantity surveyors
Bus rapid transit - South Africa - Johannesburg
Rea Vaya Bus Rapid Transit
City of Johannesburg project.
Business enterprises - South Africa
Business Referral and Information Network (BRAIN)
Enterprise Investment Programme (EIP).
Dept. of Trade and Industry programme.
South Africa Government Services. Business incentives
Business enterprises, Black - South Africa

B-BBEE (Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment)
DTI website.
Black Business Supplier Development Programme (BBSDP)
Business logistics - South Africa
Centurion Aerospace Village (CAV)
"an initiative of the dti to develop a High - tech Advanced Manufacturing, Aero - mechanical and Defence Cluster adjacent to the Waterkloof Airforce base in Centurion, Tshwane. The primary purpose of CAV is to develop a sub-tier supply chain which is aimed at integrating the local aerospace and defence companies into the global supply chains and becoming suppliers of choice to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) such as Boeing, Airbus, Spirit Aviation, Labinal, etc."
Competitive Supplier Development Programme (CSDP)
See: Introduction to the Competitive Supplier Development Programme: http://www.info.gov.za/view/DownloadFileAction?id=95793
Durban-Gauteng-Free State Logistics Industrial Corridor
Business process outsourcing (BPO) See: Contracting out
Businesswomen - South Africa
BWA South African Women in Leadership Census.
Covers 2004 to date.
Isivande Women’s Fund
"managed by the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) on behalf of the dti "
Women Entrepreneurial Fund
Administered by the Industrial Development Corporation