Monthly Archives: January 2017
In light of the water crisis in South Africa, Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has seen a growing request from the public to investigate possible maladministration within the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS), regarding concerns around governance, transparency and corruption.
OUTA’s strategy to hold governing authorities to account on pertinent public interest matters will now introduce an additional portfolio to set its sights on water issues and will begin by ensuring that all relevant information regarding water and sanitation management is transparently available to society. “By doing so, we intend to expose areas of possible of maladministration and corruption, which we believe is evident from the information we have received,” says Julius Kleynhans, OUTA’s Portfolio Manager for Water and Environment Affairs. Get more