Committee report speeches: Economic Development, Environmental Affairs & Tourism and Roads & Public Works

Speech by
Ross Purdon, MPL
DA Shadow MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism

“Where has the money gone?”

  • Elundini returns unspent grant
  • Aliwal Spa still not operational

Click here for the full speech: Where has the money gone — 15 October 2014

Speech by
Vicky Knoetze, MPL
DA Shadow MEC for Roads and Public Works

“EPWP must be a catalyst for creating real sustainable jobs”

  •  EPWP grant money not properly accounted for
  • Short-comings of EPWP that must be overcome for it to be a success
  • Close correlation between quality of work and number of jobs value for money

Click here for the full speech:  EPWP must be catalyst for creating real, sustainable jobs – 15 October 2014