The future of South Africa's provincial governments

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2007
TITLE AUTHOR(S): V.Naidoo
KEYWORDS: PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE
DEPARTMENT: Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery (DGSD)
Intranet: HSRC Library: shelf number 4817
HANDLE: 20.500.11910/5856

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Abstract

Fourteen years after the creation of the country's provincial level of government, questions are being asked about whether the changes introduced in the interim constitution, which effectively doubled South Africa's provinces from four in the apartheid period to the present nine, have hampered service delivery to previously underserved areas.