Programme

 

   2018 Air Quality Governance Lekgotla Programme

 

LEKGOTLA DAY ONE – MONDAY, 1 OCTOBER 2018

 

SESSION 1:  LEKGOTLA OFFICIAL OPENING AND INTRODUCTION

 

  1.1   Opening and 2018 Lekgotla Objectives

 

  1.3   The 2018 State of Air Report and AQM Highlights

 

SESSION 2 – AMBIENT AIR QUALITY MONITORING AND REPORTING

 

  2.1   Northern Cape Air Quality Management Programmes

 

  2.2   Coega SEZ: Our Approach to Air Quality Management

 

  2.3   Upgraded South African Air Quality Information System (SAAQIS): Benefit to Authorities

 

SESSION 3 – CHEMICALS AND POLLUTION MANAGEMENT

 

  3.1    Minamata Convention on Mercury: Ratification considerations

 

3.2    Mercury Monitoring at Cape Point: What 20 Years of Monitoring Reveals

 

  3.3    The SAAELIP: Benefit to Authorities

 

SESSION 4: DEVELOPMENTS IN AIR QUALITY

 

  4.1     NEMLA Amendment: Implications for AQM and Climate Change Bill

 

  4.2     Environment Screening Tool

 

4.3     The Use of Drones in Air Quality Management

 

 

LEKGOTLA DAY 2 - TUESDAY, 2 OCTOBER 2018

 

SESSION 5 – AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT PLANNING

 

  5.3     Analysis of the Postponement Applications and the Risk they Pose to
              Emissions Reductions in View of Compliance with Minimum Emission Standards by 2020

 

5.4     Vaal Triangle Airshed Priority Area (VTAPA) Source Apportionment Study:  Preliminary Results

 

  5.5     Critical Evaluation of Emission Inventories Developed in Air Quality Management Planning    
              and Proposed National Interventions

 

SESSION 6 – POLLUTION MANAGEMENT AND ASSOCIATED THREATS

 

6.1     Mining as a Challenge to Air Quality

 

6.2     Addressing Manganese Ore and other Hazardous Ore Transport, Handling and Storage in Saldanha Bay,
              on the West Coast of South Africa

 

  6.3     Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement on Air Quality Facilities

 

  6.4     Air Quality Training at Local Government SETA and an Evaluation of Capacity Building Initiatives From 2012

 

 

LEKGOTLA DAY 3 - WEDNESDAY, 3 OCTOBER 2018

 

SESSION 8 – MONITORING AND REPORTING QUALITY SYSTEMS

 

  8.2     The Development of the Quality Management System to Support National Ambient Air
                Quality Monitoring Network

 

8.3     Quality System Framework to Support Emission Monitoring and Reporting in SAAELIP

 

SESSION 9: REPORT BACK AND CLOSURE


9.1     The 2018 NAQO Report and 2018 Lekgotla Resolutions

 

 

 

 

Enquiries

 

Reneè le Roux

+27 12 667 6933

rleroux@mongoose.co.za

Call Center: +27 86 111 2468

www.environment.gov.za | www.saaqis.org.za