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DSD, SASSA & NDA Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report; Committee Report on Quarterly Performance
2 Dec 2020
The Committee met virtually to adopt its Budgetary Review and Recommendations Report (BRRR) for the Department of Social Development (DSD) for the 2019/20 financial year as well as the Committee report on the first and second quarterly reports of ...
DSD, SASSA & NDA 2019/20 Annual Reports; with Minister
25 Nov 2020
In this joint virtual meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Social Development and Select Committee on Health and Social Services, Members were briefed on the 2019/20 financial year Annual Reports ...
Department of Social Development audit outcome and performance: FFC & AGSA input
18 Nov 2020
The Committee was briefed by the Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC) and the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) in a virtual meeting on the annual performance and audit outcomes of the Department of Social Development (DSD) and its entities.
The FFC ...
CDA Board Vacancies CDA: Committee Recommendation and Report
13 Nov 2020
The Committee met virtually to consider and adopt the Report on the filling of vacancies to the Central Drug Authority (CDA) Board. The Report was adopted without amendment.
The Committee also briefly dealt with a matter regarding a letter that ...
Department of Social Development Quarter 2 2020/21 performance; with Minister
28 Oct 2020
The Committee was briefed by the Department of Social Development, the South Africa Social Service Agency and the National Development Agency on their second quarter performance for the 2020/21 financial year.
The Minister of Social Development said that she had signed the performance agreement, which outlined the responsibilities of the ...
Employment of Social Work graduates; Foster Care court order progress & application for extension of deadline
21 Oct 2020
The Portfolio Committee of Social Development was briefed by the national and provincial Departments of Social Development on the employment of social work graduates. It was then briefed by the national Department on an update of the foster care court order.
On social work graduates, the provincial Departments of Social ...
Update on response to Covid19 pandemic issues; with Deputy Minister
14 Oct 2020
The Department of Social Development (DSD) and its entities took the Committee through a comprehensive update on the measures put in place by to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Committee was pleased by the in-depth reporting and appreciated ...
Children’s Amendment Bill: DSD briefing
6 Oct 2020
The Portfolio Committee was briefed by the Department of Social Development on the various clauses of the Children’s Amendment Bill [B18 – 2020]. In a virtual meeting, the Department’s specialist in legislative drafting and review presented a quarter of the clauses at a time, in a page-by-page fashion, for the ...
DSD, NDA & SASSA on progress with 2018/19 audit findings; COVID-19 Update; with Ministry
2 Sep 2020
13 Nov 2019
06 Nov 2019
Foster Care court order progress; DSD Quarter 1 performance; with Deputy Minister
26 Aug 2020
The Committee expressed its condolences on the passing of Ms Connie Nxumalo.
The Deputy Minister said Quarter 1 was not an easy quarter for the Department as the country went into Level 5 Lockdown, the demand for DSD services ...