To ensure alignment of department’s social policy thrust to other government poverty research, measurement and social exclusion analysis initiatives.


  1. Give strategic guidance to the policy developments of the Department.  
  2. Advise on the implementation of research/capacity building/program development projects. 
  3. Contribute to poverty reduction by ensuring that programmes and services are aligned with the objectives of ASGI-SA, and ensuring the sustainability of social spending through the improvement of job creation in the economy.  

Contact: 012 312 7770 or 012 312 7771