Vibrant, equitable, sustainable rural communities and food security for all.
Promote, support and coordinate Rural Development and Agrarian Reform interventions to reduce
poverty and underdevelopment through job creation, integrated food security programmes, and equitable
participation in development by all rural communities.
Core functions and responsibilities
Development in the province. These functions include the following:
Facilitation and coordination of Rural Development interventions in order to improve rural
Facilitation, planning and promotion of the Rural Development Strategy in order to ensure that the
vision, mission and the pillars of the strategy are achieved;
Agrarian Transformation and Food Security, supported by effective training, skills development
and extension services;
Provide and support the development of infrastructure to achieve sustainable agriculture;
Invest in High Impact Projects which add value in agriculture as a business; and
Ensure that agricultural production is supported by the latest technological development and
The Estimates of Provincial Revenue and Expenditure (EPRE) sets out the detailed spending plans of each government department for the coming year.
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