The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) will be hosting the 13th Annual Air Quality Governance Lekgotla from 1 – 3 October 2018 at Mitta Seperepere Convention Centre in Kimberly, Northern Cape.


The Air Quality Governance Lekgotla is an event for intergovernmental coordination and cooperation in respect to the air quality management in the country. The Lekgotla provides a platform where government officials from national, provincial and local departments gather to discuss the implementation of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No. 39 of 2004) (AQA).


In addition, the Air Quality Lekgotla provides an opportunity for government officials to share experiences, best practices and to agree on possible solutions/ mechanisms in addressing common governance challenges in air quality management field and to planned ahead.


The DEA invites all government officials in national, provincial and local government departments working in air quality management to participate in this important event. Air Quality Officials who would like to present at the Lekgotla should forward their presentation information to Ms Agnes Makau at amakau@environment.gov.za before 31 July 2018.



Air Quality Multi-Stakeholder Workshop

The DEA will also host the annual Multi-Stakeholder Workshop. As usual the workshop is aimed at bringing together key stakeholders across the country to discuss issues of common interest in air quality management.


More information, date and venue on the Multi-Stakeholder Workshop will be made available before end July 2018. Should you have any queries please contact Ms Agnes Makau on (012) 399 9200,

email amakau@environment.gov.za.


All air quality officials are encouraged to participate in these important events.






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