Timeframe (2001 – 2004) / Comments
An awareness programme on Agenda 21 issues as well as environmental rights and responsibilities in terms of NEMA.
Building the capacity of the Environmental NGO/CBO movement
Targeted developmental projects in the environmental and conservation sectors
Self-regulatory mechanisms such as EMS
A programme to operationalise Integrated Pollution and Waste Management Strategy and Action Plans by provincial and local government, the private sector, organised labour and civil society
Environmental Impact Management and Mitigation
A programme to prevent un-sustainable environmental impact using the legislated tools of EIA’s and EMPR’s.
Environmental Inspectorate to ensure compliance with environmental management conditions of EIA and EMPR permitted developments as well as legislated environmental norms and standards.
Develop MOU’s with the following departments:
Department of Developmental Local Government and Housing
Department of Transport, Roads and Public Works
Department of Health
The above outputs and time frames will be used as the basis for monitoring and reporting.
Monitoring and reporting will be done through the annual report in terms of Section 16(1)(b) of NEMA. The annual reporting on the EIP will reflect:
Progress with targets set
Progress with co-operative governance recommendations
Integration of the EIP with the overall planning of the Province
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