SA Government by Subject

Gambling - Government policy - South Africa
National Gambling and Liquor Policy Council
Constituted by the Minister of Trade and Industry, and the provincial MECs of Economic Development.
Gambling - South Africa
Gambling Review Commission
National Gambling Board of South Africa
Juristic person established by the National Gambling Act 33 of 1996 which was repealed by the National Gambling Act 7 of 2004. Includes illegal gambling statistics.
National Responsible Gambling Programme (NRGP)
NRGP Gambling Handbook
South African Advisory Council on Responsible Gambling (SAACRG)
South African Responsible Gambling Trust (SARGT)
Public-private partnership.
Gambling - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Gambling and Betting Board.
Statutory body.
Gambling - South Africa - Mpumalanga
Mpumalanga Gambling Board.
Provincial public entity.
Gambling - South Africa - Statistics
National Gambling Statistics
Includes illegal gambling statistics.
Game farms - South Africa
Wildlife Ranching South Africa
Gas industry - South Africa
South African Oil & Gas Alliance (SAOGA)
"The organisation operates as a partnership between the public and private sectors, receiving public funding to carry out a range of industry development activities and working to promote the interests of members."
Gauteng (South Africa)
Environmental Management Inspectorate (EMI)
Gauteng (South Africa)
Gauteng Online
Gauteng (South Africa) - Economic policy
Gauteng 2055
Gauteng Planning Commission (GPC)
Gauteng (South Africa) - Maps

Gauteng (South Africa) - Social conditions
State of the Gauteng City-Region Review
Includes housing projects, service delivery, service delivery protests, health indicators, transport and poverty index.
Gazettes - South Africa
Doclog. Online Government Gazettes
of South Africa.
LLMC Digital. Union of South Africa Government Gazettes
7 January 1944-5-26 September 1952.
Open Gazettes South Africa
South African Gazettes from 2012; Provincial Gazettes from 2012 (except for the Free State) and the Western Cape from 2000.
Sabinet Online. Government Gazettes
(Subscription database)
Gazettes - South Africa - Transvaal
Staats Courant der Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek
1857-1859 in African Newspapers Series 2 Database.
Gender and energy See: Gender mainstreaming, Women in development, Energy development
HartRAO Space Geodesy Programme
Geographic information systems - South Africa
SA National Land-Cover Datasets
Agricultural Geo-Referenced Information System (AGIS)
BiodiversityGIS. Maps
CapeFarmMapper (CFM)
Chief Directorate: National Geo-Spatial Information
Committee for Spatial Information (CSI)
Established by the Spatial Data Infrastructure Act 54 of 2003.
CSIR Geoportal
Department of Water Affairs. Resource Quality Services Directorate. GIS Data
Department of water Affairs. Spatial and Land Information Management
Section 21 company, "non-profit pan-African organisation of geo-information practitioners and institutions."
Environmental GIS (EGIS) Website
Department of Environmental Affairs Spatial Information
Public service and associated data in a geographical context.
HSRC. Geographical Information Systems Centre
LaPSIS (Land and Property Spatial Information System)
National Spatial Information Framework (NSIF)
"Directorate in the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRLR) under Chief Directorate : National Geospatial Information, it is a national initiative to co-ordinate the development of infrastructure needed to support the utilization of spatial information in decision making."
SANEDI. Geographical Information System (GIS) Maps
South African Spatial Data Infrastructure
State of the Environment Interactive Map
State of the Environment. Free Spatial Data.
Statistics South Africa Geography Website
" The Division provides geographical support for censuses, surveys and the business register, through proper geographical systems, databases and applications and an updated geographical frame."
TIPS GIS Mapping
"This website is an initiative that assisted four Community Work Programme (CWP) sites to pilot the geographical mapping of all the projects that they manage and care for as part of their work."
Geographic information systems - South Africa - Gauteng
Gauteng City Region Integrated Geospatial Data Platform
Geographic information systems - South Africa - Western Cape
Western Cape. Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning. Spatial Information Management
Geology - South Africa
Council for Geoscience (CGS)
National science council, successor to the Geological Survey. Statutory body in terms of the Geoscience Act 100 of 1993.
SADC Groundwater Grey Literature Archive
Includes PDFs of Geological Survey and Water Research Commission reports.
Geomagnetism - Observations
Hermanus Magnetic Observatory (HMO)
"a research facility of the National Research Foundation."
Geophysics - Africa
" long-term (20 years) initiative to promote, in the full spirit of
Geophysics - Research - South Africa
CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute
Germany - Relations - South Africa
Science Tunnel.
"Platform for intercultural exchange between Germany and South Africa."
South Africa-German Development Cooperation
South African-German Energy Programme (SAGEN)
Gouritz River
Gouritz Biodiversity Corridor
Gouritz Initiative
Gouritz River - Maps
Gouritz Initiative. Informative Maps
Includes buck distribution.
Governance See: Abuse of administrative power, Administrative accountability, Misconduct in office, Political corruption - Prevention & Corruption - Prevention
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Government - Evaluation See: Civil service - Evaluation
Government business enterprises - South Africa
Khula Enterprise Finance South Africa
"agency of the Department of Trade and Industry, established in 1996 to facilitate access to finance for SMMEs." National government business enterprise.
Presidential State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Coordinating Council
Establishment announced August 2016.
Regulatory Entities Capacity Building Project
"This project is result of a unique partnership between the Economic Development Department and the University of Johannesburg. The project aims to build the capacity of regulators through the design and implementation of a series of capacity building measures to support economic regulators in South Africa. The Centre for Competition, Regulation and Economic Development (CCRED) in the Faculty of Economic and Financial Sciences is responsible for implementing the project."
Government communications systems - South Africa
Government Information Technology Officers' (GITO) Council.
Created by the Cabinet to "serve as an information technology (IT) co-ordination and consolidation vehicle to assist in informing the Government, on a continuous basis, when and how to intervene in the interest of enhanced service delivery to citizens." Institution supporting public administration.
State Information Technology Agency (SITA).
Established by the State Information Technology Act 88 of 1998 and came into operation on 4 April 1999. Its role is "to consolidate and co-ordinate the State's IT and information management interests. SITA is managed as a private company, with government as the sole shareholder." Institution supporting public administration.
Government employees - Salaries, etc.
Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF)
Statutory body established 1996 by the Government Employees Pension Law Proclamation 21 of 1996.
Government employees' health insurance - South Africa
Government Employees Medical Scheme (GEMS)
Government information - South Africa
Diary of Govt. Activity
Government information agencies- South Africa
Thusong Service Centre.
"(formerly known as Multi-Purpose Community Centres – MPCCs) programme of government was initiated in 1999 as one of the primary vehicle for the implementation of development communication and information, and to integrate government services into primarily rural communities."
Government productivity - Evaluation
Performance Monitoring and Evaluation. A Dept. of the Presidency.
Government publications - South Africa - Sources
WIReDSpace: Wits Institutional Repository environment on DSpace. Government Publications
Government purchasing - South Africa
Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB)
Statutory body in terms of Construction Industry Development Board Act 38 of 2000, national public entity, "to provide leadership to stakeholders and to stimulate sustainable growth, reform and improvement of the construction sector."
Office of the Chief Procurement Officer
"The Office of the Chief Procurement Officer will modernise and oversee the South African public procurement system to ensure that the procurement of goods, services and construction works is conducted in a fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost effective in line with the Constitution and all relevant legislation. The Office is not directly involved in procurement, but manages procurement reforms, maintains the procurement system and oversees the way in which government does business with the private sector." Office in the National Treasury. The first Officer was appointed in 2013.
Government transport See: Government vehicles
Government vehicles - South Africa - Gauteng
g-FleeT Management
"Formerly known as Gauteng Government Motor Transport ... It is the Trading entity of Gauteng Department of Public Transport, Roads and Works."
Governmental investigations - South Africa
Council for Medical Schemes' Section 59 Investigation
Grain - South Africa
ARC-Small Grains Institute (SGI)
Grain SA
Non-government. Site includes industry statistics.
South African Grain Information Service (SAGIS).
Section 21 company. Site includes statistics.
Southern African Grain Laboratory (SAGL)
Section 21 company. "established on request of the South African grain industry in 1997 after the disbandment of the South African Wheat and Maize Boards."
Winter Cereal Trust. Non-government.
Grants-in-aid - South Africa
South African Social Security Agency (SASSA)
"The South African Social Security Agency was set up by the government to root out fraud and improve efficiency in the administration of the country's social grants." ( Schedule 3A national public entity.
Grape industry - South Africa
South African Table Grape Industry (SATGI)
Grasslands - South Africa
SANBI Grasslands Biodiversity Programme
Closed in May 2014. News thereafter on SANBI Biodiversity Advisor's website.
Green building See: Sustainable building
Green economy See: Economic development - Environmental aspects
Green products - South Africa
Environmental Goods and Services Forum of South Africa (EGS Forum)
A dti initiative.
Green skills See:Labour supply - Environmental aspects - South Africa
Green technology - South Africa
Global Cleantech Innovation Programme South Africa (GCIP-SA)
"The GCIP-SA is part of a global initiative aimed at promoting clean technology innovation and supporting entrepreneurs in growing their SMMEs and start-ups into viable, investment-ready businesses. In South Africa, the programme was incorporated into the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) on 1 January 2018, after four years as a donor-funded project. Founding partners were the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO – Project Developer and International Implementer), the Global Environment Facility (GEF – Funder) and TIA (National Implementer and Country Host). The main knowledge partner of the global programme is the USA-based Cleantech Open."
Green technology - South Africa - Western Cape
GreenCape Initiative
"not-for-profit organisation established in 2010 by the Western Cape Government as a Special Purpose Vehicle to support the development of the green economy in the region."
Greenhouse gas mitigation - South Africa
Designated National Authority (DNA) for the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in South Africa.
National authority to evaluate and approve CMD projects.
SAGERS South African Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting System
South African Atmospheric Emission Licensing and Inventory Portal (SAAELIP)
"SAAELIP is an online portal for the management of Atmospheric Emission Licences (AEL) as well as the estimation and reporting of atmospheric emission inventories terms of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004). SAAELIP provides a seamless integration between the management of Atmospheric Emission Licences and the reporting of atmospheric emissions into the National Atmospheric Emission Inventory System (NAEIS)."
Greenhouse gases - South Africa
Eco Inventory
Greenhouse gases - South Africa - Forecasting
South Africa 2050 Calculator
South Africa 2050 Emissions Pathway Calculator
Greening infrastructure See: Infrastructure (Economics) - Environmental aspects
Listed Activities and Minimum Emission Standards Project
Grocery trade - South Africa
Grocery Retail Sector Market Inquiry
Competition Commission inquiry initiated in November 2015.
Groot Letaba River
Groot Letaba Water Development Project (GLeWaP)
Groundwater - South Africa
Dept. of Water Affairs and Forestry. Directorate: Geohydrology
Includes maps.
Dept. of Water Affairs. Groundwater
Dept. of Water Affairs. Groundwater Strategy, 2010
Dept. of Water Affairs. Hydrological Services: Surface Water (Data, Dams, Floods and Flows)
Includes maps, rainfall graphs.
Groundwater Division of GSSA. National Groundwater Strategy
National Groundwater Archive (NGA)
National Groundwater Quality Monitoring Project (NGwQMP)
NORAD (Norwegian Agency for Development Co-operation) Assisted Programme on the Sustainable Development of Groundwater Sources under the Community Water Supply and Sanitation Programme in South Africa
SADC Groundwater Grey Literature Archive
Includes PDFs of Geological Survey and Water Research Commission reports.
Groundwater See also: Artificial groundwater recharge
Guinea - Foreign relations - South Africa South Africa-Guinea Joint Commission of Co-operation (JCC). Forum for discussion and strengthening of bilateral political and economic relations.