Arts and Culture

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Arts and Culture.

ICASA Releases Findings on Local Content

Independent Communications Authority of South Africa

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has published its findings following a review of regulation on local content in television and radio.

The findings document was published in Government Gazette 38700.

Basic Education Seeks Comment on Language Policy

Department of Basic Education

The Department of Basic Education has announced its intention to adopt a Language Policy in line with the Use of Official Languages Act.

The proposed policy, published in notice 325 in Government Gazette 38679 for comment, outlines the various purposes for which language is used in the department as well as the official languages to be used for these purposes.

Science and Technology Drafts Indigenous Knowledge Bill

Department of Science and Technology

The Draft Protection, Promotion, Development and Management of Indigenous Knowledge Systems Bill has been published in Government Gazette 38574 for comment.

The science and technology department invites input on the draft bill until 19 May 2015.