Organisations that work to improve their communities may be eligible for government fundingthrough the National Development Agency (NDA).
The NDA’s Senior Manager of Grant Bouwer Funding and Research Mobilisation, Anthony Bouwer, says itfunds organisations that promote community development, including cooperatives, faith-based and non-profitorganisations “The cooperatives and organisations that are funded by the NDA help to address development incommunities. Many of them feed communities or fight Gender-Based Violence in our societies,” says Bouwer.
24 August 2022
Minister Lindiwe Zulu to Deliver Keynote Address at The National Development Agency's Public Dialogue
Minister Lindiwe Zulu to Deliver Keynote Address at The National Development Agency’s Public Dialogue - Covid-19 Responses and The Food and Nutrition Security of Vulnerable Population Groups in South Africa.
24 August 2022
The Role and Contribution of Co-Operatives Towards the South African Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan.
National Development Agency to Host Public Dialogue – The Role and Contribution of Co-Operatives Towards the South African Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan. The National Development Agency (NDA) will host a virtual Public Dialogue on Wednesday, 22 June 2022 with the theme: “The role and contribution of co-operatives towards the South African economic reconstruction and recovery plan.”
22 June 2022
Minister of Social Development, Lindiwe Zulu Encouraged By Pinetown Cooperative Creating Sustainable Jobs.
On Friday, 13 May 2022, In Pinetown Kwa-Zulu Natal, Minister of Social Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu visited Silokotho Primary Cooperative in Pinetown as part of her Budget Vote 2022 activities. The Minister expressed her gratitude to the cooperative in being an example of the objective of government funding for sustainable programmes.
14 May 2022
We have noted with great concern scammers disguised as National Development Agency (NDA) employees asking people to provide money for tenders
Please note that the NDA will NEVER request money for any tender.
13 April 2022
Minister of Social Development highlights the need to capacitate local Cooperatives in Mahikeng to supply local demand.
North West - As part of her pre-Presidential Imbizo activities, Minister of Social Development, Ms Minister Lindiwe Zulu, visited Bogela Bontle in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality, on Friday 11 March 2022. She highlighted the need to ensure that local cooperatives such as Bogela Bontle Beadwork Cooperative are capacitated and receive the necessary funding to meet local market demands.
18 March 2022
THE APPOINTMENT OF CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS (CSOs) TO IMPLEMENT A VOLUNTEER PROGRAMME IN ALL PROVINCES ON BEHALF OF THE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY (NDA) OVER A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS
The National Development Agency (NDA) developed and submitted a project proposal to the National Treasury to access funding from the Presidential Employment Stimulus Package. The proposal focusses on the CSOs Volunteer Programme, which is a hallmark of NDA’s Covid-19 response plan aimed at combating the effects of Covid-19 on poor communities. The National Treasury approved the proposal and granted the NDA R30 million allocation to extend implementation of the CSOs Volunteer Programme until March 2022.
23 January 2022
UMTATA WOMEN’S SUPPORT CENTRE LAUNCHES MASIPHUNGE WOMEN EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME
Gender-based violence and femicide (GBVF) is a profound and widespread problem in South African communities, impacting on almost every aspect of life. GBVF (which disproportionately affects women and girls) is systemically and deeply entrenched in institutions, cultures and traditions in South Africa. Population-based surveys show very high levels of intimate partner violence (IPV) and non-partner sexual violence (SV) in particular, with IPV being the most common form of violence against women.
17 December 2021
Webinar - Transformation of the Civil Society Sector in South Africa
The National Development Agency (NDA) commissioned the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) to conduct a research to specifically understand the transformative requirements within civil society sector in South Africa.
15 October 2021