Community Organisers Toolbox
Government Policies



Government programmes and policies

Local Economic Development (LED) Infrastructure Development
Life Long Learning and the World of Work Combating Poverty: Social Development and Grants
Land Reform School Governing Bodies
Disaster management Housing subsidies and support services
Safety and Security Environmental Health and Safety
Education Policy: School Fees Workers’ rights
The Expanded Public Works Programme Education Policy: Admissions
Basic Services

Education Policy: School feeding scheme

Health Disability Policy and Services
Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment Children's Rights
Small Business Development    







This section contains summaries of key South African government policies that affect poor communities.