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EC DISASTER BUDGET JUST R3 MILLION AS STORMS DESTROY FARMS

A DA budget analysis has found that just R3 million has been allocated for disaster management for the 2013/14 financial year by the Eastern Cape Rural Development and Agrarian Reform Department as farmers across the province struggle with storm and flood damage running into hundreds of millions of rands. The Department’s “Disaster Risk Management” programme has the crucial objective of “providing early warning reports of disasters and relief schemes for …


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