RICHMOND MUNICIPALITY IDP
PHASE 1 ANALYSIS: ANNEXURES
POLICIES RELEVANT TO THE IDP PROCESS
Reconstruction & Development Programme (RDP)
Development planning and service delivery.
Local Economic Development.
Growth, Employment & Redistribution Strategy (GEAR)
A (macro-economic) strategy for rebuilding and restructuring the economy.
Contents include fiscal policy; monetary and exchange rate policy; trade, industrial and small enterprise policies; social and sectoral policies; public investment and asset restructuring; employment, wages and training; and policy coordination.
Integrated Sustainable Rural Development Strategy (ISRDS)
The ISRDS is designed to realize a vision that will attain socially cohesive rural communities with viable institutions, sustainable economies and universal access to social amenities, able to attract and retain a skilled and knowledgeable people, who are equipped to contribute to growth and development.
Urban Development Framework
Department of Housing
Seeks to accommodate the growth and job creation orientation of GEAR with the more re-distributive and ‘people development’ association of the RDP. It does so through the accommodation of the need to stimulate local economic development and enhanced global competitiveness of South African cities.
Rural Development Framework (RDF)
Department of Land Affairs
The RDF asserts a powerful poverty focus. It describes how government working with rural people aims to achieve a rapid and sustained reduction in rural poverty.
Local Agenda (LA 21)
Department of Agriculture & Environmental Affairs (DAEA) and Department of Traditional and Local Government Affairs (DTLGA)
Blueprint for Sustainable Development.
Delivering basic environmental, social and economic services.
Local level planning.
Sustainable development of local urban settlements and communities.
KwaZulu-Natal Environmental Implementation Plan
(Draft First Edition)
Department of Agriculture & Environmental Affairs (DAEA)
An environmental management system for integrating government policies, programmes and related plans. Provides an assessment of the present state of environmental management in the province.
Provincial Growth &
A 2020 vision to create a dynamic , peaceful, secure, prosperous, healthy, educated, democratic, attractive and competitive province.
IYER ROTHAUG LINDA MASINGA