1. Department of Social Development

How does government plans and performance targets speak to the lived realities of womxn ? The Department of Social Development ’s Annual Performance Plan and Minister Lindiwe Zulu ’s Budget Vote Speech (2019/20) failed to inspire much confidence that the department ’s plans and targets set for this financial year, will meaningfully shift womxn from the periphery of the economy and decision making structures, towards more womxn-centric policy and action.