SA Government by Subject

Handicraft industries - South Africa - Western Cape
Cape Craft & Design Institute (CCDI)
"set up in 2001 to promote and grow craft as an economic sector in the Western Cape province of South Africa. A not-for-profit company, the CCDI is a joint initiative of the Provincial Government of the Western Cape and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology. The CCDI has also been adopted by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) as a model craft hub,"
Harbours - South Africa
Transnet National Ports Authority
"Transnet National Ports Authority is a division of Transnet Limited and is mandated to control and manage all eight commercial ports on the 2954km South African coastline."
Harbours - South Africa - Durban
Dube Trade Port
Development project of the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Department of Economic Development.
Harbours - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Deepwater Port of Ngqura
Harbours - South Africa - Management
Ports Regulator of South Africa
Public entity.
South African Port Operations (SAPO)
Division of Transnet.
Hartbeespoort Dam

Hazelmere Dam
Environmental impact assessment for the Hazelmere Dam raising
Healers Interim Traditional Health Practitioners Council of South Africa. Juristic person established by the Traditional Health Practitioners Act 35 of 2004 & the Traditional Health Practitioners
Health - Research - South Africa
National Health Research Committee.
Statutory body established in terms of the National Health Act 61 of 2003.
National Health Research Database
"The National Health Research Database (NHRD) serves as a repository of health-related research which has been and is currently being conducted in South Africa."
Health care market See: Medical economics
Health districts See: Public health administration
Health ethics See: Medical ethics
Health facilities - South Africa
Infrastructure Unit Support Systems (IUSS)
"a structured collaboration between the National Department of Health, the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and other stakeholders with the shared objective of optimising the acquisition and management of South Africa’s public healthcare infrastructure throughout the infrastructure’s lifecycle." Includes gazetted norms and standards.
Health facilities - South Africa - Finance
Health Facility Revitalisation Grant (HFRG)
Merger of: Health Infrastructure Grant, Hospital Revitalisation Grant and Nursing Colleges and Schools Grant.
Health Infrastructure Grant (HIG)
Merged with: Hospital Revitalisation Grant and Nursing Colleges and Schools Grant to form: the Health Facility Revitalisation Grant (HFRG).
Health facilities - South Africa - Maps
MRC Mapping. Health GIS
Health facilities - South Africa - Western Cape - Directories
Western Cape Government. Directories. Facilities
Health facilities - Standards - South Africa
Health Infrastructure Norms and Standards Guidelines
Guidelines published by the Department of Health with Government notice No. 512, in SA Government gazette No. 37790 of 30 June 2015, but only available on IUSS Online.
Health insurance - South Africa
Competition Commission South Africa. Market inquiry: private healthcare sector
Health products - South Africa South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA).Public entity
Health See also: Public health
Health services administration - South Africa - Maps
Health Systems Trust. District health barometer
See: Province and district profiles.2005/2006 has a map labeled Map of 53 health districts in South Africa. Other years don't specify, but are the same.
Health standards See: Medical care - Standards
Health status indicators - South Africa
Health Systems Trust.
District health barometer. Annual publication, available to download.
Health status indicators - South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
KwaZulu-Natal. Dept. of Health. Epidemiological Data - Interactive Database
Heritage sites See: World Heritage sites, Historic sites, National parks and reserves, Monuments, Historic buildings, Conservation of natural resources
High performance computing
Centre for High Performance Computing (CHPC)
"Initiated by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), hosted by the University of Cape Town (UCT) and managed by the Meraka Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)."
High school dropouts - South Africa
Minister of Education rejects report on school drop-out rates, 25 July 2006
High technology industries - Finance
Technology and Human Research for Industry Programme (THRIP)
"Partnership programme which challenges companies to match government funding for innovative research and development in South Africa. ...Managed by the National Research Foundation (NRF) on behalf of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti)."
Historic sites - South Africa
Freedom Park
Presidential National Legacy Project, established in terms of the National Heritage Resources Act 25 of 1999.
SAHRA. Heritage sites and register sites
South African Heritage Resources Information System (SAHRIS)
Historic sites - South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
Amafa AkwaZulu-Natal Heritage Council
Historic sites - South Africa - North-West "Kaditshwene" Cultural Landscape. National heritage site
HIV infections - South Africa - Prevention
Internet portal of the Medical Research Council. Disseminates HIV/AIDS information.
Higher Education HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS)
HIV & AIDS Plan: Public Consultation
South African National Aids Council (SANAC)
Advisory body to Cabinet.
HIV infections - South Africa - Research
John Hopkins Health and Education in South Africa
Non-profit organisation that receives funding from USAID and works in partnership with the USA and South African Governments as well as other organisations.
Key facts of the National Communication Survey on HIV/AIDS, 2009
South African HIV/AIDS Research and Innovation Platform (“SHARP”)
Established by the Department of Science and Technology and managed by LIFElab.
Homeless people - South Africa - Cape Town
City of Cape Town. Social Development. Street People
Honeybush (Cyclopia)
ARC Honeybush Research Programme
Hospitality industry - Study and teaching - South Africa
Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity. Supersedes Tourism and Hospitality Education and Training Authority (THETA).
Household surveys - South Africa
National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS)
Conducted by the Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) of UCT.
Housing - South Africa
Dept. of Housing
National Urban Reconstruction and Housing Agency (NURCHA)
Formed in 1995. Consolidated with the Rural Housing Loan Fund (RHLF) and the National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC) with effect from 1 October 2018. Business activities, etc. transferred to the National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC)
Housing - South Africa - Cape Town
City of Cape Town. Human Settlements Directorate
Housing - South Africa - Finance
Human Settlements Development Bank
Launched 22 May 2017: It amalgamates the Rural Housing Loan Fund, the National Housing Finance Corporation and the National Urban Reconstruction and Housing Agency.
Human Settlements Development Grant (HSDG)
National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC)
Set up by the Dept. of Housing in 1996. Development finance institution (DFI)
Public Hearings: Housing Finance, October 13 and 14 2011
Presentations and some documents.
Rural Housing Loan Fund (RHLF)
Consolidated with NURCHA and NHFC in 2018. Business activities, etc. transferred to NHFC.
Trust for Urban Housing Finance (TUHF)
Managed the provision of bridging finance to social social housing institutes on behalf of the Support Programme for Social Housing.
Housing - South Africa - Statistics
Dept. of Human Settlements. Housing Delivery (housing units completed and in process of completion)
Housing - South Africa -Johannesburg
702 FNB Housing Initiative
Gauteng Department of Housing and City of Johannesburg in partnership with CODEVCO (Pty) Limited. Cosmo City.
Housing authorities - South Africa
Housing Development Agency
uristic person and national public entity established by the Housing Development Agency Act 23 of 2008.
National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC)
Juristic person established by the Housing Consumer Protection Measures Act No. 95 1998.
Servcon Housing Solutions
National public entity.
Thubelisha Homes
Section 21 company, national public entity.
Housing development - South Africa
Community Schemes Ombud Service (CSOS)
"established in terms of the Community Scheme Ombud Service Act, 2011 [Act 9 of 2011) to regulate the conduct of parties within community schemes and to ensure their good governance. The CSOS is classified as a Schedule 3A public entity in terms of the Public Finance Management Act and its executive authority is vested in the Minister of Human Settlements."
Housing Development Agency. Juristic person and national public entity established by the Housing Development Agency Act 23 of 2008.
Housing See also: Human settlements
Housing See also: Low-income housing
Housing See also: Rental housing
Housing subsidies - South Africa
Finance Linked Individual Subsidy Programme (FLISP)
Covers the gap market: "the people who earn too much to qualify for an RDP house and too little for a bank mortgage bond."
Housing Project Process Guide
Interactive document.
Housing subsidies
Statistics In the Official yearbook, see Dept. of Housing in the index
Integrated Residential Development Programme (IRDP)
Replaced the Project Linked Subsidy Programme.
Human capital - South Africa
Human Resource Development Council of South Africa (HRDCSA)
Established by Government in 2010.
Human capital - South Africa - Western Cape
WCED Human Capital Development Strategy
WCED Redesign Project
Now closed.
Human resources See: Personnel management
Human rights - South Africa
National Centre for Human Rights Education and Training (NACHRET).
"training provider of the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC),"
South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC)
Human services - South Africa
Project Mikondzo
"special service delivery improvement initiative"
Human settlements - South Africa - Finance
MIG (Cities)
Municipal Infrastructure Grant to promote integrated planning and funding. Disestablished in 2010.
Urban Settlements Development Grant (USDG)
Established in 2010 for integrated planning and funding of human settlements.
Human settlements - South Africa - Geographic information systems
LaPSIS (Land and Property Spatial Information System)
"LaPSIS (Land and Property Spatial Information System) is a government-driven engine that stores all land and landed property data including cadastre, ownership, title documents, deeds, administrative boundaries and points of interest amongst others in South Africa."
NaHSLI (National Human settlements Land Inventory)
Being developed by the Housing Development Agency.
Human settlements See also: Housing
Human trafficking - South Africa
South African Government Online. Key Issues. Human Trafficking
" Government’s initiative to combat Human Trafficking. The programme, funded by the European Commission, is headed by the National Prosecuting Authority ..." Defunct site: " Programme of Assistance to the South African Government to Prevent, React to Human Trafficking and Provide Support to Victims of Crime."
Humanities - South Africa
Ministerial Special Project on the Future of the Humanitoes and Social Sciences
National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Juristic person, established in terms of Government notice 952 in SA Government gazette no. 37118 of 5 December 2013.
Hydrogen as fuel
HySA Catalysis
"co-hosted by the University of Cape Town and Mintek, is one of three Centres of Competence tasked with the establishment of a technical and scientific base for distinctly South African contributions to the global hydrogen and fuel cell technology know-how." Part of Dept. of Science and Technology's National Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Technologies Flagship project, branded as Hydrogen South Africa, HySA.
HySA Infrastructure
"The Department of Science and Technology of South Africa developed the National Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Technologies (HFCT) Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) Strategy. The National Strategy was branded Hydrogen South Africa (HySA). ...HySA has been established consisting of three Centers of Competence – HySA Infrastructure, HySA Catalyst and HySA Systems. The HySA Infrastructure (Hydrogen Production, Storage and Delivery) Center of Competence, HySA Infrastructure in short, co-hosted by the North-West University (NWU) and Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR),"
HySA Systems
"The HySA Systems Integration & Technology Validation Competence Centre, HySA Systems, hosted by the University of the Western Cape (UWC) and located at the South African Institute for Advanced Materials Chemistry (SAIAMC) ... is one of three national Competence Centres that were initiated by the Department of Science and Technology’s National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies (HFCT) Flagship Project, also known as Hydrogen South Africa or HySA."
Hydrogeology - South Africa
SADC Groundwater Grey Literature Archive
Hydrology - Research - South Africa
Department of Water Affairs. Resource Quality Services Directorate
RQS provides national water resource managers with aquatic resource data, technical information, guidelines and procedures that support the strategic and operational requirements for assessment and protection of water resource quality.
Hydrology - South Africa
Dept. of Water Affairs. Hydrological Services: Surface Water (Data, Dams, Floods and Flows)