Co-Operative Governance

Co-Operative Governance

The mandate of the Task Team on Leadership and Governance is to coordinate and implement the following programmes of the Gauteng Speakers Forum: To deepen and entrench democracy and accountability through establishment of effective legislative processes in Gauteng Province, Design institutional arrangements for effective legislative arms of Councils
  • Roll out the experience gained from the "separation of powers" framework adopted and piloted by coj 
  • Convene a conference on "local government and accountability" to: 
- Receive inputs on legislative impediments to the separation of powers; 
- Receive inputs on proposed legislative changes to facilitate separation of powers 
  • Develop a position paper on "oversight and accountability in local legislatures" for discussion and adoption by municipal councils. 
  • Develop a roles and responsibilities matrix for gst processes including: 
- The interface with salga; 
- The interface with the provincial executive; 
- The interface with traditional leadership; 
- The interface with national entities; and 
- The interface with district forums. 
  • Review of local government legislation to create provisions for the establishment and resourcing of local legislatures.


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