The International Fund for Agricultural Development's Rural development report 2016 : fostering inclusive rural transformation "focuses on inclusive rural transformation as a central element of the global efforts to eliminate poverty and hunger, and build inclusive and sustainable societies for all. It analyses global, regional and national pathways of rural transformation, and suggests four categories into which most countries and regions fall, each with distinct objectives for rural development strategies to promote inclusive rural transformation: to adapt, to amplify, to accelerate, and a combination of them."
'Youth Day commemorates the Soweto youth uprising of 16 June 1976. 2017 theme: “The year of OR Tambo: Advancing Youth Economic Empowerment”'
The Guidelines for the licensing of residential and day care facilities for people with mental and/or intellectual disabilities have been published by the Department of Health for comment. "Previously, licensing procedures have been determined by Provinces, based on their interpretation of relevant legislation. This guideline serves to provide norms and standards for the licensing and monitoring of licenses issued to residential and day care facilities and/or services for mental health care users."
The purpose of the National Framework for Marine Spatial Planning in South Africa "is to provide the framework for Marine Spatial Planning in South Africa’s ocean space. It provides high-level direction for undertaking Marine Spatial Planning in the context of the South African legislation and policies as well as existing planning regimes. It describes the process for the preparation of Marine Area plans and their implementation, in order to ensure consistency in Marine Spatial Planning across the South African ocean space."