Eastern Cape Socio-Economic Consultative Council
Seminar promotes artisan development and entrepreneurial ski...
Published: April 16, 2024
The Eastern Cape Human Resource Development Council (EC-HRDC) on Friday, 12 April 2024 hosted an Artisan Development Seminar to pilot a two-way approach of developing artisans and empowering them with entre...  READ MORE
Big win for Harmony in Health at NEMISA Datathon competition...
Published: February 25, 2024
A groundbreaking Artificial Intelligence App developed to assist users with finding alternative herbal remedies for common non-critical illnesses won the top cash prize of R100 000 in the NEMISA Datathon co...  READ MORE
Canadian IDRC monitoring visit to the Women Rise Research Pr...
Published: February 07, 2024
A small leadership delegation of the Canadian International Development Research Centre (IDRC), which is providing a two-year research grant for the Women Rise Research Project has arrived in the Eastern Ca...  READ MORE
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Published: December 16, 2023
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ECSECC awarded Auditor-General of South Africa Award for Goo...
Published: December 14, 2023
The Auditor-General of South Africa awarded ECSECC with a Public Finance Management Act Clean Audit award in recognition of the organisation’s 11 consecutive clean audit outcome during the prestigious Easte...  READ MORE
Embedded autonomy between state and society a pre-condition ...
Published: December 12, 2023
Embedded autonomy between the state and non-state actors is an important pre-condition to building a capable developmental state.  READ MORE
JoGEDA hosts successful 8th Joe Gqabi SMME and Investment Su...
Published: December 05, 2023
The Joe Gqabi Economic Development Agency (JoGEDA), an entity of the Joe Gqabi District Municipality, hosted its 8th Joe Gqabi SMME and Investment Summit on Wednesday, 29 November 2023 at the Limakatso Conf...  READ MORE
Upcoming Webinar - The Strategic Value of Social Compacts in...
Published: December 01, 2023
This webinar will explore how a state that is sufficiently embedded in an intimate partnership with non-state actors is more likely to achieve its developmental goals.  READ MORE
Eastern Cape Mining Indaba Convene to Explore Province’s Min...
Published: October 25, 2023
The Eastern Cape Mining Indaba returned for its second year to facilitate an in-depth multi-stakeholder dialogue on issues affecting the mining sector in the province.  READ MORE
Public hearings on the ECSECC Bill conclude
Published: August 21, 2023
The Portfolio Committee on the Office of the Premier on 10 August 2023 concluded the two-day public hearings on the Eastern Cape Socio-Economic Consultative Council Bill.  READ MORE
Groundbreaking Oceans Economy workshops target traditional l...
Published: December 21, 2023
The workshops are being rolled out to induct local government entities and its social partners to ensure Oceans Economy is supported so that there is greater understanding and efficient participation in the...  READ MORE
Development of an Integrated Aquaculture and Fisheries Strat...
Published: July 04, 2023
The workshop held in East London on 29-30 June 2023 was jointly organised by the Eastern Cape Department of Rural Development and Agrarian Reform (DRDAR) and Eastern Cape Socio-Economic Consultative Council...  READ MORE
ECSECC staff awarded certificates for Bid Committee System t...
Published: June 20, 2023
A group of ECSECC staff were recently awarded NQF Level 5 certificates after successfully completing a grueling 150-hour course on supply chain management processes.  READ MORE
ECSECC hosts international students for post COVID-19 resear...
Published: June 20, 2023
ECSECC has partnered with the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), Walter Sisulu University (WSU) and Canadian based McGill University for a two-year research project on how rural women in the Eastern Ca...  READ MORE
Decade of Clean Audits Lessons Learned Report
Published: June 19, 2023
The office of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) has not made any material findings against the Eastern Cape Socio-Economic Consultative Council (ECSECC) for the past 10 years.  READ MORE
ECSECC hosts emotional retirement farewell for its longest s...
Published: May 18, 2023
On Friday 12 May 2023, ECSECC said goodbye to one of its longest serving staff members, Nompumelelo Sithole, who was affectionately known as "Sis Mpumi" to the many colleagues and visitors who encountered h...  READ MORE
ECSECC concludes landmark Service Level Agreement with Ntaba...
Published: December 13, 2022
In 2019, ECSECC signed a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with the Ntabankulu Local Municipality (NLM) located in the Alfred Nzo District Municipality of the Eastern Cape.  READ MORE
Demographic Change, Implications & Policy Challenges in O.R....
Published: November 06, 2022
ECSECC has published its latest statistical report titled "Demographic Change, Implications & Policy Challenges in O.R. Tambo District Municipality".  READ MORE
Upcoming event | Advancing the city through good governance ...
Published: October 17, 2022
This dialogue is inspired by the recently published book by ECSECC titled: "Placing the Smart City" Innovation, Infrastructure and Inclusive Urban Development in South Africa (2022).  READ MORE