SA Government by Subject

Laboratories See also: Testing laboratories
Labour disputes - 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.
Labour market - South Africa
Labour Market Intelligence Partnership (LMIP) Research Project
Partnership between the Department of Higher Education and Training and the HSRC.
Labour market - South Africa - Research
Research Project on Employment, Income Distribution and Inclusive Growth (REDI3X3)
"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). Collaboration with researchers at other universities and research entities and engagement with diverse perspectives on the Project’s focus areas are key objectives of the initiative. "
Labour mobility See also: Migrant labour
Labour policy - South Africa
Dept. of Labour
Labour productivity - South Africa
Productivity
Labour supply - Environmental aspects - South Africa
Green Skills
"The Green Skills Project (2015-2017) is a project of the Environmental Skills Planning Forum chaired by the Department of Environmental Affairs."
Labour supply - South Africa
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)."
Land capability for agriculture - South Africa
Preservation and Development of Agricultural Land Framework (PDALF)
"In light of increasing pressures to have agricultural land subdivided and/or to have such land’s use changed, DAFF has developed the Preservation and Development of Agricultural Land Framework policy and bill."
Land companies - South Africa - Mpumalanga Inala Farms. National Government business enterprise.
Land companies - South Africa - North West Bala Farms. National Government business enterprise. De-listed on 24 March 2006.
Land cover - Geographic information systems - South Africa
SA National Land-Cover Datasets
Land degradation - South Africa
Land reform - South Africa
Commission on Restitution of Land Rights (CRLR)
Statutory body in terms of the Restitution of Land Rights Act 22 of 1994.
Comprehensive Agricultural Support Programme (CASP).
"The aim of this programme is to provide post settlement support to the targeted beneficiaries of land reform and to other producers who have acquired land through private means and are, for example, engaged in value-adding enterprises domestically or involved in export."
Knowledgebase.land
Non-government.
Land and Agrarian Reform Project (LARP)
Land Claims Court of South Africa (LCC)
"established in 1996.The Land Claims Court specialises in dealing with disputes that arise out of laws that underpin South Africa's land reform initiative. These include the Restitution of Land Rights Act, 1994, the Land Reform (Labour Tenants) Act, 1996 and the Extension of Security of Tenure Act, 1997."
Land for Agricultural Development Grant.(LADG)
Proactive Land Acquistion Strategy (PLAS)
SAFLI. South Africa: Land Claims Court.
Decisions listed alphabetically and chronologically.
Settlement and Land Acquisition Grant (SLAG)
Land tenure - South Africa
Dept. of Land Affairs
Dept. of Land Affairs. Tenure Reform Home Page
National Land Allocation and Recapitalisation Control Committee (NLARCC)
Land tenure - South Africa - Congresses
Land Tenure Summit 2014
Land Transport Co-ordinating Committee (LTCC). Provincial co-ordinating body.
National Transport Master Plan (NATMAP 2050)
Transnet
Major public entity.
Land trusts - South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
Ingonyama Trust Fund Board
Statutory body established by the Kwazulu-Natal Ingonyama Trust Amendment Act 9 of 1997, to administer Ingonyama Trust land in the former KwaZulu. National public entity.
Land use - South Africa - Cape Town - Maps
Planning and Building Development Management Zoning Viewer
Land use - South Africa - Cape Town
Cape Town Zoning Scheme (CTZS)
Includes the 2012 Regulations, the Zoning Viewer and 27 superseded schemes.
Land use - South Africa - Geographic information systems
LaPSIS (Land and Property Spatial Information System)
Land use - South Africa - Maps
Agricultural Research Council. Land Cover Maps.
Available: 1994, 2000, 2005 & 1994-2005 changes.
Land use - South Africa - Planning
Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act (SPLUMA) 16 of 2013
Non-government.
Land use, Rural - South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
Ingonyama Trust Fund Board
Statutory body established by the Kwazulu-Natal Ingonyama Trust Amendment Act 9 of 1997, to administer Ingonyama Trust land in the former KwaZulu. National public entity.
Land use, urban - South Africa - Environmental aspects
Urban Environmental Management Programme (UEMP).
"a collaboration between at least eleven partners from different spheres of the South African government which will work together to improve service delivery to the citizens of South Africa."
Land valuation See: Real property - Valuation
Language and languages - Computer network resources
ESCALATOR
"In order to bring large scale adoption of digital research methodologies and practices to the Social Sciences and Humanities the South African Centre for Digital Language Resources (SADiLaR) established the ESCALATOR project."
South African Centre for Digital Language Resources (SADiLaR)
"a national centre supported by the Department of Science and Technology (DST). SADiLaR has an enabling function, with a focus on all official languages of South Africa, supporting research and development in the domains of language technologies and language-related studies in the humanities and social sciences."
Language and languages - South Africa
Afrikaanse Taalmuseum (Paarl)
Cultural institution/National public entity.
South African Language Practitioners’ Council
"a juristic person for the protection and promotion of language practice " Established by the South African Language Practitioners’ Council 8 of 2014.
Language technology See:Computational linguistics
Large astronomical telescopes - South Africa
Southern African Large Telescope (SALT)
Law - Cape of Good Hope
Statutes of the old South African Colonies : 1714 to 1910
Digital versions of Statutes.
Law - South Africa
High Level Panel on the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change
Appointed by Parliament in 2016.
Laws of South Africa: Consolidated Legislation (University of Pretoria)
SA Statutes
(Sabinet subscription database). Consolidated current set of acts. for single acts See: Session laws
Statutes of SA
(LexisNexis Butterworths subscription database). Consolidated current set of acts.
Law reform - South Africa
Leadership - Study and teaching - South Africa
Local Government Leadership Academy (LOGOLA).
Programme of the Dept. of Cooperative Government and Traditional Affairs.
Public Administration Leadership and Management Academy
(PALAMA) Succeeds the South African Management Development Institute. Succeeded by the National School of Government with effect from 21 October 2013.
Leather workers - Training of - South Africa
Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather Sector Education and Training Authority.
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity.
Leeuw River Water User Association. (Water Management Area Number 13, Free State Province). Formerly: Leeuw River Irrigation Board
Lepelle Northern Water
National Government business enterprise.
Magalies Water
Formerly the Vaalkop Water Board, established on 6 Jan. 1970. National Government business enterprise.
Legal aid - South Africa
Legal Aid South Africa.
Formerly: Legal Aid Board. Statutory body established in terms of the Legal Aid Act 22 of 1969). National public entity.
Legal practice See: Practice of law
Legislative bodies - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature
Legislative bodies - South Africa - Free State
Free State Legislature
Legislative oversight - South Africa
Legislative Sector South Africa
"The Parliament of the Republic of South Africa and the nine Provincial Legislatures form the South African Legislative Sector (SALS) in accordance with the formally adopted Memorandum of Understanding."
Legislatures See: Legislative bodies
LGBTI See: Sexual minorities
Libraries - Cape Town - Maps
Distribution of libraries in the City of Cape Town
Libraries and the blind
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.
Libraries, Public See: Public libraries
Limpopo (South Africa) - Economic policy
Limpopo Economic Development Enterprise (LimDev)
An agency of the Limpopo Provincial Government.
Limpopo Economic Development Agency (LEDA)
Agency of the Limpopo Provincial Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism (LEDET). Formerly: Limpopo Development Corporation (LimDev)
Limpopo (South Africa) - Government policy
Limpopo Policy Research Repository
Liquid fuels
Dept. of Energy. Liquid fuels-related documents and legislation
Liquid fuels See also: Petroleum products
Liquor industry - South Africa - Mpumalanga
Mpumalanga Liquor Authority
Public entity in terms of Schedule 3 Part C of the Public Finance Management Act.
Liquor industry - South Africa - Western Cape
Western Cape Liquor Authority
Established by the Western Cape Liquor Amendment Act 10 of 2010. Replaces the Western Cape Liquor Board.
Liquor laws - South Africa
National Gambling and Liquor Policy Council
Constituted by the Minister of Trade and Industry, and the provincial MECs of Economic Development.
Liquor policy See: Liquor laws
Literacy - South Africa
Kha Ri Gude Mass Literacy Campaign
Campaign of the Department of Basic Education.
Literary museums
National English Literary Museum (Grahamstown)
Cultural institution/National public entity. Mission "is to promote the reading and appreciation of all forms of imaginative South African literature in English."
Little Karoo (South Africa) - Maps
Western Cape. Dept. of Agriculture. A vegetation map for the Little Karoo
Local energy development See: Energy development
Local finance - South Africa
Local finance - South Africa - Auditing
Municipal Audit Consistency Barometer: Audit consistency as a measure of resilience in local government
By the Multi-level Government Initiative.
Operation Clean Audit 2014: why it failed and what can be learned
By the Multi-level Government Initiative.
Local government - Climate change See: See: Local government and environmental policy
Local government - Law and legislation - South Africa - Limpopo
Limpopo. Dept. of Local Government and Housing. Municipal By-laws
Local government - South Africa
Australia-South Africa Local Governance Partnership (ASALGP).
Completed project.
Knowledge Sharing Programme for Local Government (KSP)
Joint initiative of the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) and the Department of Provincial and Local Government (DPLG).
Local Government Capacity Programme (LGCP)
"The Local Government Capacity Programme, implemented by VNG International, aims to develop the capacity of local governments and local government associations in nine countries, in order to contribute to sustainable local economic development and the four prioritised themes of the Dutch international cooperation policy. The programme is largely financed by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs."
Local Government Knowledge Hub
SALGA site.
Local Government Leadership Academy (LOGOLA).
Programme of the Dept. of Cooperative Government and Traditional Affairs.
Multi-level Government Initiative
Part of the Community Law Centre of the University of the Western Cape.
Municipal Demarcation Board
Juristic person.
Municipal Infrastructure Investment Unit (MIIU)
Section 21 company.
SALGA. Local Government Knowledge Hub
Local government - South Africa - Congresses
Local Government Summit 2014
Local government - South Africa - Data processing
Local Government ICT Network (LGICT Network)
"knowledge sharing portal for ICT in Local Government." Hosted by SALGA.
Local government - South Africa - Management
Capable Cities Index: The Capacity of Cities
By the Multi-level Government Initiative.
Local Government Management Improvement Model (LGMIM)
"an analytical framework for municipal leadership to reflect on what the organisation does and how it approaches its tasks so as to improve the quality of service delivery and productivity."
Local government - South Africa -North West
North West (South Africa). Department of Local Government and Traditional Affairs
Local government - Study and teaching
Local Government Sector Education and Training Authority (LGSETA)
Statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, by the Department of Labour. National public entity.
Local government and environmental policy - South Africa
Green Book: Adapting Settlements for the Future
"The Green Book is an online planning support tool that provides quantitative scientific evidence on the likely impacts that climate change and urbanisation will have on South Africa’s cities and towns, as well as presenting a number of adaptation actions that can be implemented by local government to support climate resilient development. The Green Book was co-funded by the CSIR and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), over the past three years, between 2016 and 2019. The CSIR has partnered with the National Disaster Management Centre (NDMC) and co-developed this product with universities, government departments, NGOs and other peer groups."
Local Government Climate Change Support Program (LGCCSP)
"an initiative of the Department of Environmental Affairs and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. A number of tools have been developed through the LGCCSP to assist stakeholders to respond to climate change."
Local government services See: Municipal services
Local mass media
Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA)
Juristic person established by Act 14 of 2002 "to enable "historically disadvantaged communities and persons not adequately served by the media" to gain access to the media."
Local officials and employees - South Africa
Local See also: Municipal
Logistics See: Business logistics
Lotteries - South Africa
National Lotteries Commission
Public entity. Formerly National Lotteries Board.
Low-income housing - South Africa
Enhanced People's Housing Process (EPHP)
Madulamoho Housing Association.
Section 21 company that operates in Hillbrow, Johannesburg. Registered social housing institution.
National Association of Social Housing Organisations (NASHO).
Non-profit organisation.
Social Housing Foundation
Section 21 company, mandated by the Dept. of Housing to develop the social housing sector. To be replaced by the Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA)
Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA)
Public entity established in August 2010 by the Minister of Human Settlements in terms of the Social Housing Act No. 16 of 2008
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."
Support Programme for Social Housing (SPSH)
Joint programme, funded by the European Union. Archive.
Low-income housing - South Africa - Cape Town
Cape Town Community Housing Company (CTCHC)
"affordable housing institution funded and wholly owned by the National Housing Finance Corporation."
N2 Gateway
"national government-led priority project"
Low-income housing - South Africa - Eastern Cape
Zanemvula
"Section 29 National Department of Human Settlements project"