INTEGRATED SUSTAINABLE RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND URBAN RENEWAL STRATEGIES DEPARTMENT OF PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT. PURPOSE & OUTLINE. GENERAL UPDATE OUTLINE: Mandate of Government Case for ISRDS and URS Status of URS Key elements of ISRDS Way Forward Issues.
INTEGRATED SUSTAINABLE RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND URBAN RENEWAL STRATEGIESDEPARTMENT OF PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
INITIAL FOCUS ON 8 URBAN LOCATIONS:
“The people, both abled and disabled of Alexandra envisage an empowered, educated, self-sufficient and peaceful (crime-free) suburb, with an acceptable living environment, sustainable jobs and a good future for our children.”
ISRDS VISION“Socially cohesive, resilient and stable rural communities that are economically empowered and productive contributing substantially to South Africa’s growth and global competitiveness.”
1 Engaged & evaluated a range of data sets and organisations
2 Selected three broad sets of criteria: Poverty, Infrastructure, and Institutional Capacity, each with a sub-set of variables. Criteria are needs-based
3 Variables weightedand scored to rank District Councils (DC’s).
4 Generated matrix (list) and maps of ranked DC’s according to criteria and proposed weighting of variables
5 Ranking reflects and confirms a hierarchy of underdevelopment
PHC Feeding Scheme
Rural finance institutions
Kick-start Youth Prog.
Housing support centres
Women in construction
Community-based Public Works Programme
Working for Water
Community Water & Sanitation
Private Sector Programmes
“SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT DEPENDS ON GOOD GOVERNANCE”