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South African Government Information

  • Government Portal
    Links to information events, documents, statements and speeches, government departments, key issues, and contact information.

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Diplomatic Relations
Diplomacy, Programs and Aid

  • African Development Bank Group - South Africa
    Projects, strategy papers, and information about South Africa and the ADB.
  • African Union
    The main objectives of the AU are "to promote unity and solidarity among African States, to coordinate and intensify cooperation for development, to safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Member States, and to promote international cooperation within the framework of the United Nations."
  • Commonwealth of Nations - South Africa
    "The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding and world peace. The Commonwealth's 2 billion citizens, about 30 per cent of the world's population, are drawn from the broadest range of faiths, races, cultures and traditions."
  • Delegation of the European Commission to the Republic of South Africa
    The Delegations of the External Service serve European Union interests throughout the world.
  • Diplomacy Monitor (St. Thomas University School of Law)
    Indexes current government news releases and other documents on diplomatic issues. Browse for documents by topic or documents issued by or affecting a particular nation.
  • Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of South Africa in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Pretoria, South Africa
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in South Africa.
  • EU Relations with South Africa
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with South Africa.
  • Group of Twenty (G-20)
    The G-20 is a group of 19 of the world's largest economies and the European Union. The G-20 is an informal forum that promotes open and constructive discussion between industrial and emerging-market countries on key issues related to global economic stability.
  • G-77 at the United Nations
    The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including South Africa), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)
    NEPAD is a strategy for sustainable development and poverty reduction in Africa.
  • Permanent Mission of South Africa to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - South Africa
    ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
  • SACU - South Africa
    The Southern African Customs Union (SACU) promotes the improvement of economic development through regional integration, trade between member states, and trade negotiations between SACU and third parties. The five Member States are Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland. It was established through the Customs Union Agreement of 1910.
  • Southern African Development Community (SADC) - South Africa
    SADC is an intergovernmental organization. that promotes economic well-being, improvement of the standards of living and quality of life, freedom and social justice, and peace and security among the 14 southern African member states.
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select South Africa from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in South Africa
    UNDP helps countries work toward human rights, democratic governance, poverty reduction, crisis prevention and recovery, energy and environment for sustainable development, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - South Africa
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • United Nations South Africa
    UN Country Team in South Africa.
  • USAID - South Africa
    United States Agency for International Development (USAID) economic and humanitarian assistance programs in South Africa.
  • U.S. Department of State - South Africa
    U.S.-South African relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - South Africa
    World Bank data, projects, and research in South Africa.
  • World Trade Organization - South Africa
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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