Following the first meeting of the Mayor meets Business Initiative at the end of 2016, a series of follow-up meetings are taking place with various sectors and stakeholders to help this initiative move forward. The main purpose of this initiative is to create a space for open dialogue between various business sector stakeholders in the…Read More
Stellenbosch Local Municipality strives to be the innovation capital of South Africa. Its zero tolerance approach to corruption is evidenced by its clean audit in the 2015/16 financial year.
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Gesie van Deventer
Stellenbosch Executive Mayor Gesie van Deventer first joined the DA because she believes in, and lives, the values of the DA – freedom, fairness and opportunity for all. For her, the DA was the only party to cater to these values. Growing up in Vanrhynsdorp in the Northern Cape, Gesie first got into politics to…Read More
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The Stellenbosch Municipality has launched its annual “collect a can” campaign in conjunction with the Stellenbosch Feeding in Action scheme. This is the third year the program is being run and the organizers aim to collect 20-000 cans of food which will then be prepared and served as meals to the less fortunate. Schools, universities…Read More
DEUR UITVOERENDE BURGEMEESTER VAN STELLENBOSCH MUNISIPALITEIT – GESIE VAN DEVENTER Dit is weer tyd vir die jaarlikse Stellenbosch Can projek. Hierdie projek samel blikkies kos in, wat deur Stellenbosch Voedingsaksies/Stellenbosch Feeding in Action verwerk en versprei word. Dit is die derde jaar wat die projek plaasvind. Die Stellenbosch Can projek strek oor die volgende drie…Read More
STATEMENT BY EXECUTIVE MAYOR OF STELLENBOSCH MUNICIPALITY – GESIE VAN DEVENTER As government resources remains under serious strain, it does sometimes affect the speed at which we can accomplish certain goals. Public-private partnerships present excellent opportunities and solutions to some of the challenges we, as a local government, face. That is why I am excited…Read More
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