Breaking Barriers to Entry (BB2E): National School of Government briefing; Grant Funding and Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund and turnaround times for processing applications
13 Mar 2019
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked whether the NSG has ever assessed the value or actual skills developed in these public service internships where the NSG sources enrolment from. How does one know the candidates are not relegated to unskilled, menial tasks in these internships? Regarding the BB2E curriculum, Mr Cassim ...
Public Service Graduate Scheme: DPSA briefing; 30-day payments: Department of Public Works on briefing
13 Feb 2019
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked what level of work opportunities the GRSF programme offered.
NYDA's Integrated Youth Development Strategy; DPME on planning/budget alignment; StatSA legislative reform
31 Oct 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked for clarity behind the rationale on the extension of the powers of the Minister. According to the presentation there was a need to strengthen the coordination mandate and powers for both the Minister and the SG. However, earlier it was mentioned that StatsSA wanted to ...
Medium Term Strategic Framework/outcome 12 & NDP vision 2030 progress: DPSA briefing
24 Oct 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) said that he was confused and concerned about the principle. If the Committee should not be making recommendations, then the observations should be what was observed from the interactions. In the future, any Member could make a proposal related to the report and the Committee could ...
DPME, Department of Public Service and Administration & Stats SA BRRR
17 Oct 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) wanted to find out if the matter of the youth directorates in the different departments was verified. This matter was raised in Committee deliberations yesterday. The Committee could not put a matter in the Report which Members themselves were unsatisfied with.
DPSA, DPME & Stats SA Budgetary Review & Recommendations Report
16 Oct 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) referred to the table of the allocated budgets per programme and questioned the comparison of expenditure compared to the previous year.
DPME, NYDA & Statistics SA on quarterly performance
5 Sep 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) said that in June 2018 he visited the NYDA offices in Buffalo City and the offices in Nelson Mandela Bay, and he was disturbed by two things. The first was that when he went on the NYDA’s website, the office address for their Buffalo City ...
DPME & NYDA & Stats SA 2018/19 Annual Performance Plan
18 Apr 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked how costly the digitization process was. On the re-prioritisation process, was it possible to have an analysis of non-critical reports and the risks thereof?
DPME Management Performance Assessment Tool (MPAT) 2016/17; DPME Local Government Monitoring and Support of Management
14 Mar 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked what value can be extracted from MPAT. Is this tool usable to hold senior officials accountable? Why do senior officials who underperform get performance bonuses?
DPME, Statistics SA, National Youth Development Agency Quarter 3 performance
21 Feb 2018
Mr Y Cassim (DA) asked which grants were successful.