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Minister Manuel to engage with the youth of Port Elizabeth on the National Development Plan

Minister in the Presidency responsible for National Planning Trevor Manuel will on Saturday, 5 October 2013, engage with the youth of Port Elizabeth in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality in the Eastern Cape Province on the National Development Plan (NDP).

02 October 2013

Reminder: National Planning Commission Lecture on the National Development Plan's proposals for the economy

National Planning Commission's Deputy Chairperson Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, 10 September 2013, deliver a lecture on the National Development Plan's proposals for the Economy at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.

09 September 2013

National Planning Commission Lecture on the National Development Plan's proposals for the economy

The National Planning Commission in conjunction with University of Witwatersrand will, on 10 September 2013, host a lecture on the National Development Plan's proposals for the Economy.

03 September 2013

Statement on the “NDP Leadership Conference” that was meant to take place in Durban on 13-14 June 2013

The National Planning Commission (NPC) has received several complaints from members of the public who signed up to attend a “National Development Plan Leadership Conference” in Durban on 13-14 June 2013. Reports suggest that the conference was organised by an organisation called the Public Sector Business Network.

18 June 2013

"ANC lifted DA Policies for NDP"- The National Planning Commission responds

In response to what Mr Jim is quoted as having said in the article with a rubric "ANC lifted DA Policies for NDP", the National Planning Commission responds thus:

07 March 2013

Minister Trevor Manuel to chair Stock-Taking Review of Doing Business Project on 10-year Anniversary

The World Bank Group today announced the appointment of an independent panel of experts to conduct a review of Doing Business.

19 October 2012

National Planning Commission handover of the revised National Development Plan

The National Planning Commission (NPC) will be handing over the revised National Development Plan to President Jacob Zuma at a joint sitting of Parliament on 15 August 2012 at 10:00.

10 August 2012

National Planning Commission handover of vision statement and the National Development Plan

National Planning Commission handover of the Vision Statement and National Development Plan on Friday 11th November and arrangements regarding an opportunity for journalists to read the plan under embargo.

08 November 2011

NPC Jam attracts high levels of participation and conversation in first three hours

At 12h00 today NPC Commmissioners began hosting an online dialogue with participants who have registered for the NPC Jam. There were 1889 logins and 1393 posts within the first three hours. There were over 9 posts per minute illustrating active participation in the national online dialogue.

28 September 2011

The National Planning Commission to interact with the Free State Province on the diagnostic overview and elements of the vision statement

The National Planning Commissioners will, on 19 July 2011, interact with the Free State province key stakeholders as part of the NPC’s programme to brief all nine provinces on the diagnostic overview which was released on 9th June 2011.

15 July 2011




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