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Sex Abuse of Girls
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Afrikaner Pride
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Below you will find a list of WWW sites associated with the South African Government

Governments on the WWW: South Africa

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South Africa [ Suid Afrika - Ningizimu Afrika - Afrika Borwa - Afrika Borwa - Iningizimu Afrika - Afrika Dzonga - Aferika Borwa - Afurika Tshipembe - Umzantsi Afrika - Iningizimu Afrika ]

Official languages: English, Afrikaans, Ndebele, Sepedi, Sesotho, Swati, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu

General Resources:

bulletGovernment Online

National Institutions:

bulletParliament of South Africa
bulletDepartment of Agriculture
bulletAgricultural Research Council (ARC)
bulletDepartment of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology (DACST)
bulletDepartment of Communications
bulletSouth African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)
bulletDepartment of Defence
bulletDepartment of Education
bulletSouth African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
bulletDepartment of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEAT)
bulletChief Directorate Marine and Coastal Management
bulletCoastal Management Office
bulletSouth African Weather Bureau
bulletSouth African Tourism Board (SATOUR)
bulletNational Botanical Institute (NBI)
bulletSouth African National Parks (SANP)
bulletDepartment of Foreign Affairs
bulletDepartment of Health (DOH)
bulletMedical Research Council of South Africa (MRC)
bulletDepartment of Housing
bulletDepartment of Justice and Constitutional Development
bulletDepartment of Labour
bulletNational Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC)
bulletCommission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)
bulletCompensation Fund of South Africa
bulletDepartment of Land Affairs
bulletChief Directorate Surveys & Mapping
bulletChief Surveyor-General
bulletDepartment of Minerals and Energy (DME)
bulletCouncil for Geoscience
bulletNational Electricity Regulator (NER)
bulletNational Nuclear Regulator (NNR)
bulletDepartment of National Treasury
bulletNational State Tender Board (NTSB)
bulletSouth African Revenue Service (SARS)
bulletDepartment of Provincial and Local Government
bulletMunicipal Demarcation Board
bulletDepartment of Public Enterprises
bulletDepartment for Public Service and Administration
bulletDepartment of Public Works
bulletDepartment of Social Development
bulletNational Population Unit (NPU)
bulletDepartment of Sport and Recreation (DSR)
bulletSports Information and Science Agency (SISA)
bulletDepartment of Trade and Industry (DTI)
bulletDirectorate Patents, Trade Marks, Copyright and Designs
bulletDepartment of Transport
bulletNational Roads Agency (NRA)
bulletSouth African Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)
bulletDepartment of Water Affairs and Forestry (DWAF)
bulletChief Directorate Forestry
bulletChief Directorate Water Use & Conservation
bulletDirectorate Water Quality Management
bulletChief Directorate Scientific Services
bullet Directorate Hydrology
bulletDirectorate Geohydrology
bulletDirectorate Geomatics
bulletInstitute for Water Quality Studies (IWQS)
bulletSecretariat for Safety and Security
bulletSouth African Police Service (SAPS)
bulletStatistics South Africa (Stats SA)
bulletGovernment Communication and Information System (GCIS)
bulletSouth African Bureau of Standards (SABS)
bulletSouth African Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (SATRA)
bulletUniversal Service Agency (USA)
bulletIndependent Broadcasting Authority (IBA)
bulletFinancial Services Board (FSB)
bulletPan South African Language Board (PANSALB)
bulletSouth African Reserve Bank
bulletDevelopment and Planning Commission for South Africa (DPC)
bulletFinancial and Fiscal Commission (FFC)
bulletWater Research Commission (WRC)
bulletCommission on Gender Equality (CGE)
bulletIndependent Electoral Commission (IEC)
bulletTruth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC)
bulletSouth African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC)
bulletPublic Protector
bulletOffice of the Auditor-General
bulletConstitutional Court of South Africa

Regional Institutions:

Eastern Cape

bulletProvincial Government
bulletEastern Cape Tourism Board
bulletCentre for Investment and Marketing in the Eastern Cape (CIMEC)

Free State

bulletDepartment of Agriculture
bulletFree State Tourism Marketing Board


bulletProvincial Legislature
bulletProvincial Government
bulletGauteng Tourism Agency


bulletProvincial Government <additional site>
bulletDepartment of Agriculture and Environmental Affairs
bulletDepartment of Economic Affairs and Tourism
bulletKwaZulu-Natal Tourism Authority
bulletProvincial Development and Planning Commission
bulletKwaZulu-Natal Gambling Board (KZNGB)


bulletProvincial Government
bulletLimpopo Tourism and Parks Board


bulletDepartment of Agriculture, Conservation & Environment
bulletMpumalanga Tourism Authority (MTA)
bulletMpumalanga Parks Board (MPB)

Northern Cape

bulletProvincial Legislature
bulletProvincial Government
bulletNorthern Cape Tourism Authority

North West Province

bulletNorth West Communication Service
bulletNorth West Parks and Tourism Board <additional site>

Western Cape

bulletProvincial Government
bulletDepartment of Agriculture
bulletWestern Cape Tourism Board

Municipal Institutions:

bulletCape Metropolitan Council
bulletCape Town City Council
bulletDurban Metro Council
bulletGreater Johannesburg Transitional Metropolitan Council
bulletMdluli Tribal Authority
bulletPietermaritzburg Msunduzi Transitional Local Council
bulletPietersburg / Polokwane Transitional Local Council
bulletPort Elizabeth City Council
bulletPretoria City Council
bulletRichards Bay Transitional Local Council
bulletRustenburg District Council
bulletMunicipality of Sasolburg
bulletCity Council of Springs

Representations in Foreign Countries:

bulletSouth African Embassy in Buenos Aires, Argentina
bulletSouth African High Commission in Canberra, Australia
bulletSouth African Embassy in Brussels, Belgium
bulletSouth African Consulate General in Săo Paulo, Brazil
bulletSouth African High Commission in Ottawa, Canada
bulletSouth African Embassy in Santiago, Chile
bulletSouth African Embassy in Paris, France
bulletSouth African Embassy in Berlin, Germany
bulletSATOUR Office in Frankfurt, Germany
bulletSATOUR Office in London, Great Britain and Northern Ireland
bulletSouth African Embassy in Athens, Greece
bulletSouth African Embassy in Budapest, Hungary
bulletSouth African High Commission in New Delhi, India
bulletSouth African Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia
bulletEconomic Office
bulletSouth African Embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel
bulletSouth African Honorary Consulate in Bologna, Italy
bulletSouth African Embassy in Rome, Italy
bulletEconomic Office
bulletSouth African Embassy in Tokyo, Japan
bulletSouth African Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic)
bulletSouth African High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
bulletSATOUR Office in Amsterdam, Netherlands
bulletSouth African Embassy in The Hague, Netherlands
bulletSouth African Embassy in Oslo, Norway
bulletSouth African Embassy in Moscow, Russian Federation
bulletSouth African High Commission in Singapore
bulletEconomic Office
bulletSouth African Embassy in Madrid, Spain
bulletEconomic Office
bulletSouth African Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden
bulletSouth African Embassy in Berne, Switzerland
bulletSouth African Consulate General in Geneva, Switzerland
bulletSouth African Embassy in Ankara, Turkey
bulletSouth African Embassy in Kiev, Ukraine
bulletSouth African Consulate General in Los Angeles, United States of America
bulletSouth African Consulate General in New York, United States of America
bulletEconomic Office
bulletSATOUR Office in New York, United States of America
bulletSouth African Embassy in Washington, United States of America
bulletPermanent Mission of South Africa to the United Nations in Geneva
bulletPermanent Mission of South Africa to the United Nations in New York

Political Parties:

bulletAfrican National Congress (ANC)
bulletANC Youth League (ANCYL)
bulletSouth African Communist Party (SACP)
bulletDemocratic Alliance (DA) {Javascript!} {updated!}
bulletInkatha Freedom Party (IFP)
bulletNew National Party (NNP) / Nuwe Nasionale Party (NNP) {Javascript!} {updated!}
bulletUnited Democratic Movement (UDM)
bulletFreedom Front (FF) / Vryheidsfront (VF)
bulletPan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC)
bulletAzanian People's Organisation (AZAPO)
bulletRefounded National Party of South Africa / Herstigte Nasionale Party van Suid-Afrika (HNP)
bulletGreen Party of South Africa (GP)

Additional Information:

General Information:

bulletThe World Factbook (by the CIA)
bulletAtlapedia Online (by Latimer Clarke Corporation)
bulletInformation Please: Countries of the World (by Information Please LLC)

Political Information:

bulletElections around the world (by Wilfried Derksen)
bulletChiefs of State and Cabinet Members (by the CIA)
bulletPolitical Leaders (by Roberto Ortíz de Zárate)
bulletWorld Statesmen (by Benjamin Cahoon)
bulletPolitical Resources on the Net (by Roberto Cicciomessere)
bulletThe Political Reference Almanac (by Keynote Publishing Co.)
bulletRegents of the world (by Enno Schulz)

Information from Encyclopedias:

bulletColumbia Encyclopedia (by Columbia University Press)

Touristic Information:

bulletWorld Travel Guide (by Columbus Publishing Ltd.)
bullet Lonely Planet Destinations (by Lonely Planet Publications)
bullet Atevo Travel Destinations (by Atevo, Inc.)

Information on Human Rights:

bulletAmnesty International Publications (by Amnesty International)
bullet Freedom in the World (by Freedom House, Inc.)

Other Information:

bullet Human Development Report (by United Nations Development Programme)
bullet Ethnologue: Languages of the World (by Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.)
bulletFlags Of The World (by Giuseppe Bottasini, Rob Raeside, Mark Sensen and others)
bulletWorld Flag Database (by Graham Bartram)