SA Government by Subject

Immigrants - Violence against - South Africa
Special Reference Group on Migration and Community Integration in KwaZulu-Natal
"In response to the events involving foreign nationals in KwaZulu-Natal the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Executive Council in early April 2015 established an independent Special Reference Group on Migration and Community Integration in KwaZulu-Natal. The focus of the Reference Group is to investigate the immediate and underlying causes of the attacks and advise the Premier. It is conducting consultations with organised and representative organisations, affected communities and persons, and will submit a report to the Premier."
Incentives in industry
Developmental Electricity Pricing Programme (DEPP).
Industrial investment incentive of the Dept. of Trade and Industry.
Government Investment Incentives
Official portal for South African Government incentive schemes.
South Africa Government Services. Business incentives
The Enterprise Organisation (TEO).
Division of the Dept. of Trade and Industry.
Income distribution - South Africa
National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS)
Conducted by the Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) of UCT.
Research Project on Employment, Income Distribution and Inclusive Growth (REDI)
"The Project is a multi-year collaborative, independent research initiative funded by the National Treasury and managed by the University of Cape Town’s Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU). "
Research Project on Employment, Income Distribution and Inclusive Growth (REDI3X3)
"The Project is a multi-year collaborative, independent research initiative funded by the National Treasury and managed by the University of Cape Town’s Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU)."
Indigenous crops Indiza Food. Section 21 company, set up to market indigenous foods.
Indigenous flower industry See:Wild flower industry
Indigenous Foods for Poverty Alleviation Project. "a joint venture between the Department of Arts and Culture and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, seeks to encourage communitie
Indigenous Foods for Poverty Alleviation Project. "a joint venture between the Department of Arts and Culture and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, seeks to encourage communitie
Indigenous knowledge See: Ethnoscience
Indigenous plants See: Endemic plants
Indiza Food. Section 21 company, set up to market indigenous foods.
Madulamoho Housing Association.
Section 21 company that operates in Hillbrow, Johannesburg. Registered social housing institution.
Maputo Corridor Logistics Initiative (MCLI)
"MCLI is a group of infrastructure investors, service providers and users, focussed on the promotion and further development of the Maputo Corridor, as a contribution to the aims and objectives of the Maputo Development Corridor." Public-private partnership & section 21 company.
Meat Exporters of South Africa
(MESA). Section 21 company.
National Arts Council
National Electronic Media Institute of South Africa (Nemisa)
Section 21 company/National public entity.
NEPAD Business Foundation
Section 21 company.
Philippi Economic Development Initiative.
Section 21 company established by the City of Cape Town.
Social Housing Foundation
Section 21 company, mandated by the Dept. of Housing to develop the social housing sector.
SOHCO Amalinda Housing/Social Housing Company
"Section 21 non-profit distributing company committed to the development and management of social housing in the Buffalo City, Cape Town and Durban Metropolitan areas."
South African Blindworkers Organisation/Literature for the Visually Handicapped
Section 21 company/National public entity.
South African Grain Information Service (SAGIS).
Section 21 company serving the maize, oilseeds, winter cereals and sorghum industries.
South African Meat Industry Company
(SAMIC). Section 21 company.
South African National Accreditation System (SANAS)
Section 21 company and juristic person in terms of the Accreditation for Conformity Assessment, Calibration and Good Laboratory Practice Act 19 of 2006. Public entity from 2008.
South African Owner Drivers Empowerment Federation (SAODEF).
Section 21 company, "BEE initiative co-ordinator for emerging entrepreneurs."
South African Society for Intelligent Transport Systems (SASITS)
Section 21 Company.
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC)
Section 21 company.
Tourism Enterprise Partnership (TEP)
Section 21 company funded jointly by the Dept. of Tourism and the Business Trust.
Trade and Industry Policies Strategies (TIPS)
Section 21 Company.
Industrial development projects - South Africa
Durban-Free State-Gauteng logistics corridor
One of the major 2012 Infrastructure Plan projects
Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa
Major public entity. Established in 1940, in terms of the Industrial Development Act 22 of 1940, "to promote economic growth and industrial development in South Africa."
Saldanha-Northern Cape Development Corridor
One of the major 2012 Infrastructure Plan projects.
Industrial development projects - South Africa - East London
East London Industrial Development Zone.
(ELIDZ) Dept. of Trade and Industry project, in terms of the Manufacturing Development Act No. 187 of 1993.
Industrial development projects - South Africa - Eastern Cape
COEGA Development Corporation
"The CDC was established in 1999 and is the successor in law to the Coega Implementing Authority, the body mandated in 1997 by the South African Government to implement the Coega Industrial Development Zone." Government-owned company.
Industrial development projects - South Africa - Gauteng
OR Tambo Industrial Development Zone (IDZ)
Industrial development projects - South Africa - Richard's Bay
Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone (RBIDZ)
Provincial government business enterprise.
Industrial development projects - South Africa - Saldanha Bay
Saldanha Bay Industrial Development (SBID)
Site developed by landowners and industrialists to promote industrial development outside the boundaries of the existing Saldanha Bay IDZ.
Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone
Industrial development zones See: Industrial development projects
Industrial energy efficiency See: Energy conservation
Industrial location - South Africa
Regional Industrialisation Project
"The project, funded by the Department of Trade and Industry, aims to investigate the nature of regional industrial development. The proposed research encompasses two key elements: the canvassing of existing research within regional research partners including in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Mozambique, and three investigative case studies that seek to explore some of the key constraints and drivers of regional growth from different sector perspectives. The case studies are undertaken in collaboration with Corporate Strategy and Industrial Development (CSID, WITS) and Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS)."
Industrial policy - South Africa
National Industrial Participation Programme (NIPP)
Trade and Industry Policies Strategies (TIPS)
Section 21 company.
Industrial procurement - South Africa
UNIDO-SPX South Africa Programme
Industrial promotion - South Africa
Production Incentive (PI)
"forms part of the overall Clothing and Textile Competitiveness Programme (CTCP) and flows from the implementation, by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), of customised sector programmes (CSPs) for the clothing, textiles, footwear, leather and leather goods industries."
Industrial relations - South Africa
Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)
Statutory body established in terms of the Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995, national public entity, dispute resolution body.
Dept. of Labour
Labour and Business Advisory Arbitration Panel
See Section 150A of the Labour Relations Act. Added by Amendment Act 8 of 2018.
Industrialization - South Africa
Industrial Development Think Tank (IDTT)
"established in 2017 at UJ under an MoU with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). The IDTT is housed in CCRED, in partnership with the SARChI Chair in Industrial Development, and supported by the DTI. The IDTT will build on existing research undertaken by CCRED and the SARChI Chair in order to provide analysis and advice, build capacity and inform the wider debate on industrialisation."
Industries - Energy conservation - South Africa
Industrial Energy Efficiency Improvement Project in South Africa (IEE-SA)
Industries - Environmental aspects - South Africa
Environmental Goods and Services Forum of South Africa (EGS Forum)
A dti initiative.
Informal sector (Economics) - South Africa
Second Economy Strategy Project (SESP)
"The 2007 Annual Report of the Accelerated Shared Growth Initiative of South Africa (AsgiSA) identified a need to focus on what was then called ‘the second economy’, and on mechanisms to ensure shared growth reaches the margins of the economy. The Second Economy Strategy Project was initiated in this context. It reported to the AsgiSA High Level Task Team in the Presidency, but was located outside government in TIPS."
Support Programme for Accelerated Infrastructure Development (SPAID)
Documents on Business Trust website.
Informal settlements See: Squatter settlements
Informal settlements See: Squatter settlements
Information networks - Africa
Pan-Africa e-Network Project.
A join initiative of India in partnership with the African Union. Supports tele-education, telemedicine, e-commerce, e-governance, infotainment, resource-mapping and meteorological services.
Information networks - India
Pan-Africa e-Network Project.
A join initiative of India in partnership with the African Union. Supports tele-education, telemedicine, e-commerce, e-governance, infotainment, resource-mapping and meteorological services.
Information services - South Africa
Competition Commission. Data Market Inquiry
Information society - South Africa
Presidential National Commission on Information Society and Development (PNC on ISAD)
Established by the Dept. of Communications in General notice 1087, in SA Govt. gazette no. 23107 (5 Feb. 2002).
Information systems
NATIS (National Transport Information System)
"NaTIS is a system used by all the offices and/or appointed agents to execute the content of the National Road Traffic Act No 93 of 1996."
Information technology - Government policy - South Africa - Congresses
GovTech 2012
SITA's 7th Annual GovTech conference.
Information technology - Research - South Africa
Meraka Institute
Derives its mandate as a national strategic initiative from President Mbeki’s 2002 State of the Nation Address. "African advanced institute for information & communication technology."
South African National ICT RDI Implementation Roadmap
Department of Science and Technology in partnership with the CSIR Meraka Institute.
South African Research Network for e-Skills (RESNeS)
Falls under the e-Skills Institute.
Information technology - South Africa
Arivia.kom
Part of South African Technology Vanguard (SAVANT)
Dept. of Communications
(Formerly: Dept. of Posts and Telecommunications)
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.
ICT Empowerment Charter Working Group
"The Empowerment Charter for the ICT Sector is an industry-driven document being put together by major stakeholders in the ICT sector, together with valuable input from government"
Strategic Integrated Project (SIP) 15: Expanding Access to Communication Technology
Information technology - South Africa - Statistics
ICT Indicators Portal: South Africa
Information technology - Study and teaching - South Africa
eSkills Institute (eSI) See: Ikamva National eSkills Institute (NeSI)
Information Systems, Electronic and Telecommunications Technologies (ISETT)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity.
Institute for Satellite & Software Applications (ISSA)
" In 1998 the Department of Communications established the Institute for Satellite & Software Applications (ISSA) with the support of the information and communications technology (ICT) sector as a skills development initiative."
Media, Information and Communications Technology SETA (MICT SETA)
Meraka Institute
Derives its mandate as a national strategic initiative from President Mbeki’s 2002 State of the Nation Address. "African Advanced Institute for Information & Communication Technology."
Information, Disclosure of See: Disclosure of information
Information, Protection of personal See: Privacy, Right of
Infrastructure (Economics) - Environmental aspects - South Africa - Congresses
Greening Infrastructure Programmes in South Africa Knowledge Week, 2011
Infrastructure (Economics) - South Africa
Critical Infrastructure Programme (CIP)
Department of Trade and Industry programme.
Critical Infrastructure Programme (CIP)
"ims to leverage investment by supporting infrastructure that is deemed to be critical, thus lowering the cost of doing business. The South African Government is implementing the CIP to stimulate investment growth in line with the National Industrial Policy Framework (NIPF) and Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP). "
Infrastructure Delivery Improvement Programme (IDIP)
"a capacity-building programme of the South African government designed to address problems relating to the planning and management of public sector infrastructure delivery."
Infrastructure Dialogues
Run by the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)
Infrastructure Investment Programme for South Africa (IIPSA)
"The Government of South Africa (GoSA) and the European Union (EU) jointly developed the Infrastructure Investment Programme for South Africa (IIPSA) for a total amount of €100 million. The action was approved as part of the EU's Annual Action Programme for 2012 and forms part of the EU's broader intervention under its Country Strategy Paper for South Africa for the period 2007 to 2013. "
Infrastructure news and service delivery
Official magazine of Institute of Municipal Engineering of Southern Africa, Water Institute of Southern Africa and Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa.
Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG)
Programme of the Dept. of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.
Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG)
Municipal Infrastructure Support Agency (MISA)
National Infrastructure Plan
Government digest, vol. 33, no. 2 (Sept. 2013), p. 37-38.
National Transport Master Plan (NATMAP 2050)
Regional Bulk Infrastructure (RBI) System
Regional Bulk Infrastructure Grant (RBIG)
South Africa: National Infrastructure Plan update
By TradeMark Southern Africa
Infrastructure (Economics) - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape infrastructure programmes
King Sabata Dalindyebo Municipality Presidential Intervention Projects
Rapid High Impact Presidential Intervention Node.
Infrastructure (Economics) - South Africa - Gauteng
Gauteng Province Infrastructure Development
Infrastructure (Economics) - South Africa - Western Cape
Western Cape strategic infrastructure plan 2006
Infrastructure (Economics) See also: Municipal services
Infrastructure investment See: Capital investments
Ingonyama Trust
Injuries, Fatal See: Deaths - Causes
Inland water transportation - South Africa - Safety measures
Inland Maritime Safety Programme
Programme of the Centre for Public Service Innovation (CPSI).
Innovations See: Technological innovations
Insurance - South Africa
Ombudsman for Long-term Insurance
Insurance agents - Training of
Insurance Sector Education and Training Authority (INSETA)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity.
Insurance, Export credit
Export Credit Insurance Corporation of South Africa
Government business enterprise, established on 2 July 2001, in terms of the Export Credit and Foreign Investments Insurance Act 1957.
Insurance, Government - South Africa
SASRIA
Established as the South African Special Risks Insurance Association in 1979, in terms of Section 21 of the Companies Act, in response the political unrest of 1976. Incorporated as a public company in 1998, in terms of the Conversion of SASRIA Act 1998.
Insurance, Health
Council for Medical Schemes
"Statutory body established by the Medical Schemes Act to provide regulatory supervision of private health financing through medical schemes", national public entity.
Insurance, Unemployment
Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF)
National public entity.
Integrated demand management for electricity See: Demand-side management (Electric utilities)
Integrated environmental management (IEM) See: Environmental management
Intellectual property - South Africa
Companies and Intellectual Property Commission
Formerly: Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office (Cipro). Member of the DTI group.
Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office (Cipro)
"Merger of two former directorates of the DTI, SACRO – South African Companies Registration Office and SAPTO – South African Patents & Trademarks Office, from 1 March 2002 into a single efficient and customer driven Business Agency called CIPRO." Name changed from Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office to Companies and Intellectual Property Commission in 2010.
National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO)
Initiative of the Department of Science and Technology; established by the Intellectual Property from Publicly Financed Research and Development Act.
Intelligence service - South Africa
Ministerial Review Commission on Intelligence
Ministry for Intelligence
National Intelligence Agency
Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on HIV and AIDS. Re-established in September 2006.
Partnership Against HIV and AIDS
South African AIDS Directory
Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on HIV and AIDS. Re-established in September 2006.
Intergovernmental fiscal relations - South Africa
Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC)
Constitutional institution established in terms of Section 220 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, and of the Financial and Fiscal Commission Act 99 of 1997.
Internal revenue - South Africa
South African Revenue Service (SARS)
International trade - South Africa
TradeInvest South Africa. Non-government
International trade - South Africa - Statistics
Bilateral Trade between South Africa and Selected Countries
International trade See also:Trade regulation
Internet domain names
za Domain Name Authority
"established in terms of Chapter X of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act (25 of 2002). The objectives of the Authority are to administer the .za top level domain of the Internet."
Internet in public administration - Zimbabwe
Invasion biology See: Biological invasions
Invasive plants - South Africa - Cape Town
Cape Peninsula Invasive Plant EDRR programme
Invasive species See: Biological invasions
Investment of public funds - South Africa
Commission of inquiry into allegations of impropriety regarding Public Investment Corporation
Appointed 17 October 2018.
Investment, Capital See: Capital investments
Investments - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC)
Investments - South Africa - Free State
Free State Development Corporation (FDC)
Investments - South Africa - Gauteng
Gauteng Economic Development Agency
(GEDA)
Investments - South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal
(TIK)
Investments - South Africa - Limpopo
Trade and Investment Limpopo (TIL)
Investments - South Africa - Mpumalanga
Mpumalanga Economic Growth Agency (MEGA)
Investments - South Africa - North West
Invest North West
Investments - South Africa - Northern Cape
Northern Cape Economic Development Agency (NCEDA)
Investments - South Africa - Western Cape
Trade and Investment Promotion Agency for the Western Cape Province WESGRO)
Wesgro
"Wesgro is the official Destination Marketing, Investment and Trade Promotion Agency for the Western Cape."
Investments, Foreign DTI.
Business Process Outsourcing and Offshoring (BPO&O)
Investments, Foreign - South Africa
Development Co-operation Information System (DCIS).
Initiative of the National Treasury. Provides information on official development assistance (ODA) to South Africa.
International Investment Council (IIC) Advisory Group.
Established in 2000. Aim is "to draw upon the wisdom and insights of distinguished international business leaders on how to meet the challenges of economic growth and development in South Africa."
InvestSA (ISA)
Division of the Department of Trade and Industry.
Irrigation - South Africa