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South Africa: Premier Alan Winde, MEC Reagen Allen and Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis assist in painting Kraaifontein SAPS Victim Empowerment Room

Premier Winde, his team, Provincial Police Oversight and Community Safety Minister Allen and Mayor Hill-Lewis help bring soothing dignity to Kraaifontein SAPS Victim Empowerment Room

South Africa is faced with a huge problem: gender-based violence. While the statistics tell a disturbing story, the lived experience of thousands of women who suffer violence reminds us all that we have to do more – especially men – to address this scourge. As the Western Cape Government (WCG),…

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South Africa: Premier Alan Winde and MEC Mireille Wenger launch new Solar Photovoltaic qualification

Premier Winde and Finance and Economic Opportunities Minister Mireille Wenger help launch exciting new Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) qualification through Premier’s Council on Skills

The current bout of load shedding is yet another infuriating reminder of the urgency required to decisively tackle South Africa’s energy crisis. It is an appropriate time too for the Premier’s Council on Skills (PCS) to forge ahead with its mandate of promoting skills development, generally and specifically in the…

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Western Cape Government’s energy summit

Western Cape Government’s immediate energy summit in wake of President’s announcement

Just days after President, Cyril Ramaphosa, unveiled his government’s energy crisis plan, The Western Cape Government (WCG) wasted no time in intensifying its efforts to tackle the country’s power generation issues. As part of the WCG’s ongoing efforts, bold proposals and solutions were put on the table for serious and…