Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

The mission of the Mpumalanga Department of Economic Development and Tourism is to drive economic growth that creates decent employment and promote sustainable development through partnerships.
The Department’s strategic goals are: sustained economic development that increases employment, alleviates poverty and addresses inequality among the citizenry; and flourishing domestic and foreign tourism, and increased inclusivity of all stakeholders in the sector.

Vision of Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

A competitive and adaptive economy that improves the quality of life of all people in the province

Mission of Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

  • To facilitate, implement and co-ordinate integrated planning and stimulate sustainable economic development.
  • To take the leading role in the development of the economy in the province

Mandate of Department Of Economic Development Mpumalanga

To drive all economic development and planning initiatives in the Province

Strategic Goals

Stimulate robust and sustainable economic growth that would lead towards the reduction of poverty, unemployment, and inequalities by 2014.

Strategic Objectives
  • To provide efficient and effective administrative and strategic support service to the Department
  • To facilitate support and development of business enterprises
  • To ensure the participation of HDIs in the mainstream of the economy
  • Ensure growth in exports and direct investments in the Province
  • Ensure the development of competitive industries in the growth sector
  • Ensure industrial development in the Province
  • To create a platform to enhance sustainable tourism growth
  • To implement consumer protection and awareness strategies that creates environment conducive to fair trade
  • To ensure the coordination of relevant economic research
  • To contribute to the management of information and knowledge
  • To provide economic policies and strategies
  • To determine the effectiveness and impact of provincial policy and programme objectives and strategies

No. 7 Government Boulevard
Building No. 4, 1st Floor
Riverside Park
Extension 2
Tel: 013 766 4004
Fax: 013 766 4614

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