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Invitation to DEA talk on 2010-11 National Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Report: 23 November 2011 at 10:00 at UCT

16 November 2011 at 11:56 pm

The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) recently released the National Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Report (NECER) 2010/11 on Thursday, 03 November 2011, and has issued an invitation to a talk on this report, led by national DEA and Western Cape DEADP, hosted by University of Cape Town’s Institute of Marine and Environmental Law.

Presenters: Ms Frances Craigie, Director: Enforcement, Environmental Quality and Protection Branch, DEA and Dr Eshaam Palmer: Director, Environmental Compliance and Enforcement, Western Cape DEADP
Date: Wednesday, 23 November 2011
Time: 10:00-12:00
Venue: Oliver Tambo Moot Court, Kramer Law Building (5th Level), Middle Campus, University of Cape Town
RSVP: Christine Reddell E-mail: [email protected]

The report provides a national overview of environmental compliance and enforcement activities undertaken by the relevant institutions across the country during the period 01 April 2010 to 31 March 2011. The report reflects the work of 9 provincial environmental
(including the Western Cape Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning) and 4 provincial parks authorities, DEA, Sanparks and the Isimangaliso Wetland Park Authority.

The report aims to raise awareness amongst a wide range of stakeholders (including regulatory authorities, the public, NGOs as well as the regulated community) of the activities and performance of the environmental compliance and enforcement sector; as well as to provide a comparison on key compliance and enforcement indicators between various EMI Institutions and between financial years (within institutions).